Posts Tagged FIFA Women’s World Cup

US women beat Mexico 4-0 in final warmup

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73, and Amy Rodriguez, Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe scored to help the U.S. women’s soccer team beat Mexico 4-0 in an exhibition game Thursday night in chilly conditions.

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Gus Johnson stepping down as Fox soccer announcer

NEW YORK (AP) — Gus Johnson is stepping down as Fox’s lead soccer announcer.

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US women rout Mexico 8-0

Mexico goalkeeper Cecilia Santiago (1) makes a save against the United States in the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Hope Solo set the U.S. national team record for career shutouts, and Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach each scored twice for an 8-0 exhibition victory over Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night.

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US team preps for exhibition against Mexico

In this photo taken Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014,  U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo gestures during practice in Salt Lake City. The U.S. Women's National Team will play Mexico in a international friendly game at Rio Tinto Stadium, in Sandy, Utah, on Saturday. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Alex Morgan has fond memories of Utah’s Rio Tinto Stadium, albeit chilly ones.

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