[AMERICANS ABROAD] Megan Rapinoe
made her season debut for French champion Lyon in its 3-0 win in its much-anticipated
Feminine Division 1 clash with Paris St. Germain in Paris at the Stade Charlty.
Lyon got goals from Louisa
, Lotta Schelin
and Laetitia Tonazzi
to improve its record to four wins in four games by a margin of
Rapinoe came on for Camille Abily in the second half, while U.S. U-20 star Lindsey Horan
went the distance for PSG. Tobin Heath
has yet to play for the Paris club since returning from the NWSL, where she helped Portland win the inaugural title. ENGLAND.
and Amanda da Costa
started for Liverpool Ladies in their 2-0 win over Bristol Academy that
clinched the Women’s Super League in England.
Liverpool, which had finished last in the eight-team league in 2011 and 2012, ended Arsenal Ladies' 10-year
run as English champions with the title. SWEDEN. Christen Press
scored her league-leading 21st goal for Tyreso
in its 5-0 win over Mallbacken in a Swedish Damallsvenskan clash that featured seven Americans in action. Also starting for Tyreso were Ashlyn Harris
, Ali Krieger
and Meghan Klingenberg
, while Katie Fraine
and Blakely Mattern
started and Jessica Shufelt
came off the bench for Mallbacken. GERMANY.
, Erika Tymrak
and Amber Brooks
combined for six goals as Bayern
Munich beat second division Crailsheim, 7-0, in the German Cup. Hagen had a second-half hat trick to match the two goals from Tymrak and one from Brooks in the first half.