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Morgan Sips, Naeher Saves as US Defeats England 2-1

LYON, France — Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping motion and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night. "I can...
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US Headed to Women’s World Cup With 6-0 Win Over Jamaica

FRISCO, Texas — The U.S. women's national team breezed through CONCACAF qualifying to secure a spot in the World Cup next year in France. "Just because we qualified for the World Cup doesn't mean we're going to take our foot off the gas. We want to win this...
Photo of French soccer star Kylian Mbappe celebrating his goal.

France Claims 2nd World Cup Title With Win over Croatia

MOSCOW — Kylian Mbappe and France put on a thrilling show in winning the World Cup title. All Russian President Vladimir Putin might remember is the Pussy Riot protest.The 19-year-old Mbappe became only the second teenager after Pele to score in a World Cup fi...