team australia

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Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 15

June 23, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 15 by Lindsay Eanet

Germany 3-0 NigeriaSo far, the story for Die Nationalelf has been the absence of its pre-tournament hype talisman, Dszenifer Maroszán, who’s been out with a broken toe. But with four wins now in the tournament, Germany hasn't been hurting too badly without her. Germany

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 7

June 13, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 7 by Lindsay Eanet

Australia 3-2 Brazil*extremely Bill Hader voice* This match had everything! Long, simmering history between the sides. Double nutmegs. Occasionally dubious officiating. Sam Kerr ghost goals. The return of Marta. The Group C chaos continued in its marquee matchup, and for the first half, it

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 3

June 10, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 3 by Nicole Haase

Starting with my controversial hot take – if this is what having VAR is, I'm not sure I want it. Or maybe better stated, if this is what the rules call for, I'd like a new discussion on the rules. I admittedly haven't gotten to watch