[USA-JAPAN REPORT CARD] A desperately close Olympic women's soccer gold-medal match at Wembley Stadium Thursday went to the United States, which took a 2-0 ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC SPOTLIGHT] Carli Lloyd, who wasn't a starter when the Olympics began, scored both goals to beat Japan in the final. She also had ... Read the whole story
"I'm so proud of her because she played so many games and all of a sudden I thought she wasn't good enough. Then she just comes back and helps the team tremendously and she proved that I was wrong.
I love that."
-- U.S. coach Pia Sundhage on gold-medal game heroine Carli Lloyd, whom she had dropped from the starting lineup right before the Olympics.
[USA-JAPAN REACTION] The USA finally erased the nightmare of its shootout loss to Japan in the 2011 Women's World Cup final. U.S. stars Abby ... Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC REWIND] The USA-Japan match for the gold medal might have lacked the drama of the USA-Canada semifinal, but it certainly didn't lack for ... Read the whole story
[CANADA-FRANCE] In the semifinals, France outshot Japan, 25-6, but was on the losing end of a 2-1 score. In the bronze-medal game, the Bleues' ... Read the whole story
[MLS SUSPENSIONS] Montreal Impact defender Nelson Rivas' vicious headbutt on Philadelphia Union forward Antoine Hoppenot earned him a two-game suspension in addition to the ... Read the whole story
[WEEK 23] The match between Columbus Crew and Toronto FC, originally slated for Saturday in Columbus, has been postponed until Aug. 22 to allow ... Read the whole story
[SCOREBOARD] The first-place San Antonio Scorpions had to settle for a 1-1 tie at FC Edmonton in a match slowed by a three-hour delay ... Read the whole story