ALL POSTS TAGGED "uswnt"

Leagues: MLS

/ 25 days ago

US Soccer history: 150 years and counting

Another four years have passed and the FIFA World Cup is once again upon us. Like clockwork, the sport of soccer will see a sharp rise in overall interest in the United States during the tournament, with fans packing bars and public spaces all over the country to take in the matches. Even casual fans […]

Hope Solo

/ 28 days ago

New video shows Hope Solo on night of DWI arrest

Police officer video footage detailing the arrest of Hope Solo is now available to the public. Reporters from Queen City News, the FOX affiliate in Charlotte, NC, went through a lengthy legal fight to acquire the body camera footage stemming from Solo's arrest. The Winston-Salem Police Department near Charlotte, NC, arrested the former United States […]

Leagues: NWSL

/ 33 days ago

FIFA report shows women's soccer on the rise

FIFA has released a report that details global growth in women's soccer. Revenue from sponsorships and broadcasting deals are significantly up throughout the sport. Although the COVID-19 pandemic obviously had a negative impact on all sports over the last couple of years, women's soccer has bounced back in a big way. The new report, called […]

USWNT

/ 40 days ago

USWNT World Cup group stage opponents revealed

The United States women's national team have found out which teams they will face in the group stage of the 2023 World Cup. During a draw on Saturday in Auckland, New Zealand, the USWNT was placed in Group E alongside Netherlands and Vietnam. The fourth team in the group will be determined by a playoff […]

Leagues: NWSL

/ 55 days ago

Rapinoe says USWNT vs England is a nice distraction from report

United States Women's National Team superstar Megan Rapinoe stated that their upcoming match against England will be a “nice distraction” from an earlier report regarding the NWSL. Earlier in the week, an independent report suggested that there was abusive behavior and sexual misconduct in the National Women’s Soccer League. The 172-page report investigated three former […]

Women's Soccer

/ 62 days ago

2023 Women's World Cup tickets go on sale from October 6th

FIFA announced tickets go on sale for the 2023 Women's World Cup on Oct. 6. The tournament, hosted by Australia and New Zealand, takes place next summer. Next year's World Cup will be the ninth iteration of the competition. It is the first in the history of the tournament to take place in the southern […]

USWNT

/ 144 days ago

‘The Only’ documentary chronicles compelling Briana Scurry story

Undoubtedly, former USWNT star goalkeeper Briana Scurry has an interesting life story. Not only did Scurry put together a standout career with the national side for 15 years. She also acted as a trailblazer for the sport and women's sports at large. Scurry is the first openly gay player in the USWNT. Plus, the National […]

USWNT

/ 161 days ago

CBS to bring on-site coverage of CONCACAF W Championship

CBS has announced its coverage of the CONCACAF W Championship scheduled for July in Mexico City. With eight teams competing and spots at the 2023 World Cup and 2024 Olympics at stake, there is much to play for. Plus, the women's soccer scene in North America is one of the strongest in the world. Therefore, […]

tv coverage

/ 289 days ago

Cindy Parlow Cone talks US Soccer media rights

Recently, the United States Soccer Federation made its decision to bring the US Soccer media rights back in-house. For the past 17 years, US Soccer bundled those rights with Major League Soccer (MLS). This happened via the MLS marketing entity, Soccer United Marketing (SUM). World Soccer Talk had the opportunity to speak with Cindy Parlow […]

TV Ratings

/ 295 days ago

USWNT TV ratings in 2021 down compared to previous years

The USWNT TV ratings in 2021 dropped, as did the attendance. This compounded what came out to be a, simply put, terrible year for the United States Women's National Team. The main competition in 2021 was the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. For the second-straight Olympics, the USWNT failed to reach the gold medal game. The […]

Bleacher Report Live

/ 322 days ago

WarnerMedia, Turner a quiet candidate for next MLS rights

AT&T's media entity WarnerMedia is in the mix for at least a piece of the MLS rights. In fact, WarnerMedia showed interest in acquiring the U.S. rights to the English Premier League. However, NBC extended its deal with the EPL in November through the 2027/28 season. Since then, MLS appeared as the next big media […]