August 12, 2016 SORE LOSER
Solo claims Sweden was 'cowards' after USA elimination
Well, Hope Solo was at it again Friday afternoon. No, she wasn't making any saves to save the U.S. women's bacon in their Olympic quarter final elimination to Sweden in Brasilia, Brazil. It was her reaction to the defeat after the Swedes handed the Americans their earliest elimination from a tournament -- Women's World Cup or Olympics.
August 4, 2016 TUNING IN
NBCSN averages 1.3 million for USWNT game
RIO DE JANEIRO ––NBCSN averaged 1.3 million viewers for the U.S. women’s soccer team’s 2-0 victory over New Zealand Wednesday day on the opening day of soccer competition at the Rio Olympics – topping by 107% the viewership for the team’s 2012 London Olympics opener (629,000 viewers for U.S.-France).
August 3, 2016 RUNNING IN RIO
USWNT opens Olympics with 2-0 win
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil---Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan each scored as the United State Women's National Team opened the 2016 Rio de Janiero Olympics with a 2-0 win over New Zealand at Mineirăo Stadium Wednesday.
August 3, 2016 NEXT UP
USWNT sets post-Olympic Games dates
CHICAGO -- The U.S. Women's National Team will meet Thailand and the Netherlands in its first two matches following the Olympic Games, U.S. Soccer announced Wednesday.
July 21, 2016 IT'S AS EASY AS NBC
How to catch U.S. women in the Olympics
All three Olympic group matches for the U.S. women will be available across a wide array of options, airing on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN), NBC Universo and the Soccer Specialty Channel as well as on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app, U.S. Soccer announced Thursday.
July 11, 2016 RIO BOUND
USWNT Olympic Games roster announced
Midfielders Tobin Heath and Carli Lloyd, plus goalkeeper Hope Solo, have been named to their third U.S. Women’s team Olympic Games roster, announced by coach Jill Ellis Tuesday.
July 9, 2016 SOLO EFFORT
USWNT blanks South Africa, 1-0
CHICAGO -- Hope Solo became the first goalkeeper to earn 100 international shutouts as the U.S. Women's National Team defeated South Africa, 1-0, in the teams’ first meeting before a crowd of 19,272 at Soldier Field Saturday.
June 14, 2016 TICO WARMUP
USWNT set for Costa Rica match
The U.S. Women's National Team will face Costa Rica in its final Olympic Games tuneup at 8 p.m. CT Friday, July 22 at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kan.
June 5, 2016 INCLEMENT IN CLEVELAND
U.S. Women win weather shortened game, 2-0
CLEVELAND - The U.S. Women's National Team defeated Japan 2-0 on goals from Julie Johnston and Alex Morgan in front of 23,535 fans - a record attendance for a WNT game in the State of Ohio - in a match that was abandoned in the 76th minute due to inclement weather.
June 2, 2016 THRILLER
US Women draw Japan 3-3 in rematch of WWC final
COMMERCE CITY, Colo.--The US Women's National Team battled back from two goals down and took a late lead before ultimately settling for a 3-3 draw with Japan Thursday in front of 18,572 at sold-out Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
May 26, 2016 WINDY CITY WARMUP
USWNT sets South Africa match
The U.S. Women's National Team will meet South Africa at Soldier Field in Chicago at 12 p.m. CT Saturday, July 9 in a warmup game before the Olympic Games, the U.S. Soccer Federation announced Thursday.