The United States opened Olympic play with a satisfying 2-0 win over New Zealand in Belo Horizonte. Goals by veterans Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan guided the Americans to a comfortable win by showing off their precision and technique with two beautiful goals in the first half. Morgan tallies her 68th international goal while Lloyd […]
The final group D game vs. Nigeria proved to be critical for the States as they now advance to the round of 16. Abby Wambach moved into second place on the All Time World Cup scoring list when she scored her 14th goal in the 45th minute on service from Megan Rapinoe to give the […]
For their excellence at the highest levels of the sport, U.S. Soccer announced U.S. Women’s National Team forward Alex Morgan as the 2012 Female Athlete of the Year and U.S. Under-20 WNT defender Julie Johnston as the 2012 Young Female Athlete of the Year.