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FIFA is making the women play on artificial turf during the Women’s World Cup, and the bracket was rigged to ensure host Canada and the ticket-buying United States advance as far as possible before meeting the world’s top teams. And now, one last indignity, one that FIFA would never, ever force on the men: Ahead […]
Numerous times during the preparation for and staging of the 2015 Women’s World Cup, FIFA has made it clear that they don’t really give a shit about the women or teams involved. Here is another example. Read more...
Abby Wambach is one of Team USA's biggest emotional leaders as it chases the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup. She recently let a curse slip on national TV while trying to rally her team following a first-half goose egg. It worked. On Monday, Fox Sports gave Wambach’s teammates the opportunity to impersonate the 35-year-old forward. Show More Summary
One heavyweight contender will be conspicuously absent when the Women's World Cup semifinals on Tuesday and Wednesday determine the two teams that will clash for their sport's greatest glory in the championship match on July 5. ThatShow More Summary
This week the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup will conclude, and the USWNT is taking on Germany Tuesday night. Beyond that, Cameron Crowe fans (still sticking around since the release of Aloha) can finally see Vanilla Sky on Blu-ray complete with an extended/alternate ending and plenty of extras. Show More Summary
Friday's final broadcast primetime ratings.
Before Swiss agents rolled up on Zurich’s Baur au Lac hotel, snatched a handful of top FIFA execs, and put in motion the series of events that would culminate in their president’s resignation, soccer’s governing body seemed pretty much omnipotent. That day has changed, thankfully, and people are making moves. Read more...
After threats from various soccer leagues from around the world over the scheduling of the 2022 World Cup in the winter, FIFA has now seen its first legal challenge to the concept. Spain’s La Liga runs its season from September to June. Show More Summary
As the United States prepares to play Germany on Tuesday in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals, coach Jill Ellis has plenty to ponder. Perhaps her most difficult decision involves which two players to select in central midfield, and...Show More Summary
Immediately following France’s loss to Germany in the Women’s World Cup quarterfinal, a rightfully frustrated Camille Abily lashed out at FIFA’s seeding protocols. As anyone who bothered to look ahead could see, those teams—probablyShow More Summary
Even Prince William may watch live online as England take on Japan in the first FIFA World Cup Semifinal for an England national side, women’s or men’s, since 1990. In fact, England Manager Mark Sampson says his team is on a “mission” to win the World Cup. Show More Summary
In a rematch of the 1999 Women’s World Cup Final, the U.S. Women’s National Team knocked off China 1-0 Friday in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinals, setting a viewing record in the process. Fox announced that 5.7 million....
Well over a million fans are likely to watch live online when Team USA battles Germany in what promises to be the most thrilling FIFA Women’s World Cup semifinal matches in the history of the tournament — a match that feels more like a Final, pitting the world’s Number One ranked team, Germany, against the Watch USA Vs. Show More Summary
Press release from Fox, June 27, 2015: The U.S. Women’s National Team dispatched China in a rematch of the memorable 1999 Women’s World Cup Final, 1-0, last night in Ottawa, Ontario, to advance to the semifinals of the FIFA WOMEN’S....
After four intriguing quarter-final matchups, we are down to the last four of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada, comprising holders Japan, the team’s ranked No. 1 and No. 2 in the world, Germany and the United States, and England. The...Show More Summary
We've all been tempted to throw a controller in frustration when things go wrong on FIFA 15. Some of us even done it. Not many, however, complain directly to the World Cup winner whose video-game incarnation missed a 90th-minute penalty. Show More Summary
Mario Götze, international football star, nautical enthusiast and scorer of the winning goal in last year’s World Cup Final, is also a man who cares deeply about his fans who may be experiencing heartache playing...FIFA. Read more.....
The United States women's national team will face its biggest test at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup against Germany in the semifinals on Tuesday in Montreal. With the world's No. 1 team set to line up across the field from the Yanks,...Show More Summary
The FIFA Women's World Cup is down to four teams, and if quarterfinal play was any indication, the semifinals should be chocked full of epic drama. After the United States took down China 1-0, and Germany advanced past France 5-4 onShow More Summary