PARIS (AP) — France's Women's World Cup hopes wilted in the heat, stifled by a relentless United States team more suited to big-game pressure.
PARIS (AP) — The United States has its ranking and its trophies, and that's all the motivation France needs.
The Americans face the French on Friday night at the Women's World Cup, a match...
PARIS (AP) — France's women took a first step to follow in the World Cup footsteps of the French men.
Wendie Renard, at 6-foot-2 the tallest player in the tournament, scored twice on headers...
The teams playing in the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, with ranking, qualification, appearances, coach, players to watch, facts to know and the state of women's soccer in each...
ZURICH (AP) — Six players from European and French champion Lyon are among 10 candidates to win FIFA's best women's player award.
The Lyon group includes captain Wendie Renard of France, plus Dzsenifer Marozsan and Saki Kumagai, the captains of Germany and Japan.
Three candidates who play in the National Women's Soccer League are United States international Megan Rapinoe, five-time FIFA winner Marta of Brazil, and Australia forward Sam Kerr.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Thorns earned a spot in the National Women's Soccer League championship with a 4-1 victory over the Orlando Pride on Saturday.
The Thorns face the winner of Sunday's game between the North Carolina Courage and visiting Chicago Red Stars. The league's title game is set for next weekend in Orlando.
Amandine Henry opened the scoring for the Thorns in the 12th minute and defender Emily Sonnett added a goal three minutes later.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — While a few of the U.S. women's national team players have opted to go overseas, midfielder Tobin Heath is happy to stay stateside with the Portland Thorns.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Thorns of the National Women's Soccer League have loaned French midfielder Amandine Henry to Paris Saint-Germain.
Henry, who also plays for the French national team, will return to the Thorns during the NWSL regular season, the team announced Friday.
Henry joined the Thorns during the season last year and played in nine matches, eight starts. She previously played nine seasons for Lyon in France.