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Even months after the U.S. women’s national team’s win at the World Cup in France, the team is still drawing massive crowds. There were 49,504 fans at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Thursday night for the USWNT’s friendly against Portugal, breaking the record for the largest crowd for a standalone friendly in team history. …

Photo: Getty The USWNT will soon enter mediation with the U.S. Soccer Federation in an effort to resolve the team’s equal pay lawsuit. Former USWNT star Hope Solo is concerned about whether the current national team will have the kind of cussed hard-ass they’ll need on their side so that they don’t settle for anything …

AT-A-GLANCE: BASKING RIDGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Freshly crowned Women’s World Cup champion Tobin Heath is a hometown hero in the New Jersey community where she grew up. LYON, FRANCE – JULY 07: Tobin Heath of the USA celebrates victory at full-time after winning the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup France Final match between The United …

AT-A-GLANCE: NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Roaring crowds of enthusiastic fans are expected to pack Lower Manhattan Wednesday to celebrate the World Cup champion U.S. Women’s National Team. The city is busy preparing for a ticker-tape parade and so are local businesses, CBS2’s Christina Fan reported. You’ll be able to hear the cheering and the screaming …

Four years in the making has led to this moment for the United States women’s national team. The 2019 Women’s World Cup final is underway in Lyon, France with the U.S. facing the Netherlands on Sunday. The U.S. is in its third straight final and aiming to go back-to-back, while the Dutch will play in …

CLOSE SportsPulse: She’s tasked with replacing Hope Solo and she’s more than ready for it. Her name is Alyssa Naeher and she’s a star you need to know on the USWNT this summer. USA TODAY LYON, France — Turns out, things do get through the U.S. women’s bubble.  The suggestions of arrogance. The shade thrown …

CLOSE SportsPulse: After a Twitter tirade from the president and the USWNT facing its biggest test of the World Cup, Megan Rapinoe and company had a performance for the ages. USA TODAY LYON, France — Get over it. The U.S. women cannot take a few days to revel in their epic victory over France. They can’t …

Megan Rapinoe, right, scores her second goal of the match past French goalkeeper Sarah Bouhaddi. (Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) Steven Goff Reporter covering soccer (D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national teams, World Cup), plus some college basketball. June 28 at 8:34 PM by Steven Goff in Paris This was a spectacle of women’s soccer, with a capacity …

The United States women’s national team is playing France in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinal in Paris and leads 1-0. The sold-out crowd saw quite the start from the Americans as Megan Rapinoe scored for the U.S. just five minutes in to take an early advantage. It was from a free kick on …

12:23 PM ET Graham HaysespnW.com Close Graham Hays covers college sports for espnW, including softball and soccer. Hays began with ESPN in 1999. PARIS — With one of the most anticipated games in the history of women’s soccer a day away, United States coach Jill Ellis and veteran forward Megan Rapinoe attempted Thursday to shift …