Women’s World Cup

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Soccer Players File Discrimination Suit Over Plans To Play Women’s World Cup On Artificial Turf

Members of U.S. Soccer’s Women’s National Team, including Cal alumni Alex Morgan, have filed suit in Canada over plans to use artificial turf fields in next summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup.


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No Act: Tom Hanks Wants Sod For Women’s World Cup

The Concord-born actor is protesting the use of artificial turf for the six Canadian venues…


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Daily Madden: Women’s World Cup PK Finish

The Japanese women’s soccer team outkicked the U.S. in the penalty-kick shootout finale to take the Women’s World Cup Sunday. John told the KCBS morning crew it was an exciting finish, especially for viewers who don’t follow soccer.


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Soccer Fans Descend On SF Civic Center For World Cup Viewing

Bay Area soccer fans braved wind, fog and mist Wednesday in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza to watch the women’s World Cup semifinals.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

USA's striker Alex Morgan (L) celebrates with USA's midfielder Megan Rapinoe, after scoring the 1-3 goal during the FIFA women's football World Cup semi-final match France vs USA in Moenchengladbach, Germany, on July 13, 2011. (Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Cal Star Scores In USA Women’s Win Over France

The United States is in the World Cup final for the first time since 1999, and once again, it was Abby Wambach, along with former Cal star forward Alex Morgan, coming up big in a 3-1 victory over France.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

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Free Big-Screen Of The Women’s World Cup At Civic Center Plaza!

San Francisco Recreation and Parks, with sponsorship from Visa, presents three big-screen broadcasts of the Women’s World Cup at Civic Center Plaza in July.


Alex Morgan, center, reacts with teammates after she scoring during their Women's World Cup 2011 soccer first leg play off match against Italy. (AP)

Cal’s Alex Morgan, U.S. Women Headed To World Cup

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (CBS / AP) — The United States team, which includes Cal’s Alex Morgan, claimed the last spot in the 2011 women’s World Cup soccer tournament when they defeated Italy 1-0 on Saturday. A […]

CBS San Francisco–11/27/2010

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Cal’s Morgan Lone College Player On Women’s World Cup Roster

California forward Alex Morgan, whose late goal against China last week helped preserve the U.S. women’s nearly six-year unbeaten streak at home, is the only college player on the roster for the World Cup qualifying tournament later this month.

CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010