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Rapinoe scores twice to lead US past France 2-1 in World Cup

Controversy didn’t drive Megan Rapinoe, the big moment did. Rapinoe turned turmoil into triumph Friday night, scoring twice in the much-anticipated clash with host France to send the defending champion United States into the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory.

U.S knocks off Spain on way to World Cup quaterfinals

Spain tested the United States like no other team at the Women's World Cup. The U.S. looked disorganized at times facing Spain's aggressive and physical style before pulling out a 2-1 victory Monday night.

UNCW goalkeeper taking Women’s World Cup by storm

UNCW goalkeeper Sydney Schneider, who is member of UNCW women's soccer team has been thrust into the spotlight, after recording three saves against Brazil in the FIFA World Cup for Jamaica.

North American trio beats Morocco to host 2026 World Cup

North America will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voters overwhelmingly opted Wednesday for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a risky Moroccan proposal for the first 48-team tournament.

Charlotte remains in contention for 2026 World Cup host city

Cleveland, New Orleans and Pittsburgh have been dropped as potential host cities for the 2026 World Cup.

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