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Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 21

June 30, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 21 by Lindsay Eanet

Netherlands 2-0 ItalyEurope is in the middle of a blistering heat wave, and after yesterday's fast-paced antics, the third hotly anticipated match of the quarterfinals moved a lot more slowly. Our heroes are hot and tired, and it's a lot harder to maintain your composure

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 18

June 25, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 18 by Lindsay Eanet

Italy 2-0 ChinaWe're almost done with the round of 16! How's everyone feeling? Are you hydrated? Have you gotten enough rest? For our friends in France, are you dealing with the heat okay? It's weird to think of Italy as a Cinderella story in an

Women's World Cup Notebook: Weekend Wrap

June 17, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Weekend Wrap by Nicole Haase

Forgive us for the condensed recap of Days 7, 8, and 9! We all had a busy weekend. Japan 2-1 ScotlandThis one was bookended by nearly identical, gorgeous long-distance goals. Japan got on the board first thanks to a strike from outside the 18-yard box

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