Women's soccer

FILE - In this May 30, 2012, file photo, National Soccer Hall of Famer Tony DiCicco stands on the sidelines before an international friendly soccer match between Brazil and the United States, in Landover, Md. DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 Women’s World Cup title, has died. He was 68. U.S. Soccer confirmed DiCicco’s death Tuesday, June 20, 2017. His son, Anthony, tweeted that DiCicco died at home with his family present. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
June 20, 2017 - 6:35 pm
Tony DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 World Cup title before an overflow Rose Bowl crowd in a landmark for women's soccer, has died at 68. He died Monday at his Wethersfield, Connecticut, home with his family present, son Anthony DiCicco said Tuesday on Twitter. No cause was announced...
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FILE - In this May 30, 2012, file photo, National Soccer Hall of Famer Tony DiCicco stands on the sidelines before an international friendly soccer match between Brazil and the United States, in Landover, Md. DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 Women’s World Cup title, has died. He was 68. U.S. Soccer confirmed DiCicco’s death Tuesday, June 20, 2017. His son, Anthony, tweeted that DiCicco died at home with his family present. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
June 20, 2017 - 3:04 pm
Tony DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 World Cup title before an overflow Rose Bowl crowd in a landmark for women's soccer, has died at 68. He died Monday at home with his family there, son Anthony DiCicco wrote Tuesday on Twitter. No cause was announced. DiCicco became the U.S. coach in...
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June 20, 2017 - 2:21 pm
Tony DiCicco, who coached the U.S. to the 1999 Women's World Cup title, has died. He was 68. Son Anthony DiCicco says on Twitter his father died Monday at home with his family there. DiCicco became the U.S. coach in 1994 and led the team to the gold medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, the first...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016, file photo, former soccer player Abby Wambach, accepts the icon award at the ESPY Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Wambach is astonished when she reflects on her year. She went from publicly acknowledging a problem with alcohol and prescription pills to getting sober and marrying a "Christian mommy blogger." The biggest stunner? She doesn't miss soccer a bit. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
June 11, 2017 - 3:22 pm
Even Abby Wambach is astonished when she reflects on her year. She went from publicly acknowledging a problem with alcohol and prescription pills to getting sober and marrying a "Christian mommy blogger." The biggest stunner? She doesn't miss soccer a bit. "I played soccer until the end," she said...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2011, file photo, United States' Abby Wambach celebrates scoring her side's second goal during a semifinal match against France at the Women's Soccer World Cup in Moenchengladbach, Germany. Wambach is astonished when she reflects on the year she's had. She went from admitting a problem with alcohol and prescription pills to getting sober and marrying a "Christian mommy blogger." The biggest stunner? She doesn't miss soccer a bit.(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
June 11, 2017 - 1:05 pm
Even Abby Wambach is astonished when she reflects on her year. She went from publicly acknowledging a problem with alcohol and prescription pills to getting sober and marrying a "Christian mommy blogger." The biggest stunner? She doesn't miss soccer a bit. "I played soccer until the end," she said...
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June 09, 2017 - 7:19 am
LONDON (AP) — David Moyes was fined 30,000 pounds ($38,000) by the English Football Association on Friday for his comments to a female reporter during his time as Sunderland manager. Moyes, a former Manchester United manager, told BBC reporter Vicki Sparks after a Premier League match in March: "...
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In this June 4, 2017, photo taken from video and provided WOWT NBC Omaha, 8-year-old Mili Hernandez, of Springfield, Neb., is seen during an interview. Hernandez says her team was disqualified from a youth soccer tournament because she looks like a boy. Former U.S. soccer stars Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm are offering support to Hernandez, and Hamm has invited Hernandez to one of her soccer camps. (WOWT NBC Omaha via AP)
June 06, 2017 - 3:13 pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Soccer Association is investigating how a youth soccer tournament disqualified a team after misidentifying an 8-year-old girl as a boy. The association said in a statement Tuesday afternoon it would suspend sanctioning the Springfield Invitational until it...
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In this June 4, 2017, photo taken from video and provided WOWT NBC Omaha, 8-year-old Mili Hernandez, of Springfield, Neb., is seen during an interview. Hernandez says her team was disqualified from a youth soccer tournament because she looks like a boy. Former U.S. soccer stars Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm are offering support to Hernandez, and Hamm has invited Hernandez to one of her soccer camps. (WOWT NBC Omaha via AP)
June 06, 2017 - 3:08 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on a Nebraska youth soccer player's disqualification (all times local): 1:50 p.m. The Nebraska State Soccer Association is investigating how a youth soccer tournament's organizers disqualified a team after misidentifying an 8-year-old girl as a boy. The...
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In this June 4, 2017, photo taken from video and provided WOWT NBC Omaha, 8-year-old Mili Hernandez, of Springfield, Neb., is seen during an interview. Hernandez says her team was disqualified from a youth soccer tournament because she looks like a boy. Former U.S. soccer stars Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm are offering support to Hernandez, and Hamm has invited Hernandez to one of her soccer camps. (WOWT NBC Omaha via AP)
June 06, 2017 - 2:35 pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Soccer Association apologized to an 8-year-old girl who said her team was disqualified from a youth soccer tournament because she looks like a boy. Omaha's Azzuri Cachorros girls club soccer team had advanced to a Springfield tournament's semifinals when it...
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June 06, 2017 - 11:49 am
SPRINGFIELD, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on a Nebraska youth soccer player's disqualification (all times local): 10:50 a.m. The Nebraska State Soccer Association is apologizing to an 8-year-old girl who says her team was disqualified from a youth soccer tournament because she looks like a boy. It said...
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