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Saturday Aug 23 | Canada.com

Organizers hope for record attendance of 1.5 million at 2015 Women's World Cup

The 2014 under-20 Women's World Cup isn't over yet but the Canadian Soccer Association is already turning its attention to next year's FIFA Women's World Cup.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Ready for college game

PINNACLES FOOTBALL CLUB MEMBERS Alena Carlile, left, McKenzie Ricard and Kylie Erb are headed north to Prince George to continue their soccer careers with the University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves women's team.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Edmonton Journal

New guard of soccer talent on Team Canada conveyor belt

In the end a festive, Commonwealth Stadium home crowd of 22,421 wasn't enough to conjure enough pixie dust to produce a Canadian upset.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

TSN.ca

Butler: Stuff of legend awaits Canada's U20s in Edmonton

My near-lifetime of attending football matches kicked off as a five-year-old snotty-nosed kid going to Craven Cottage with my family to watch Fulham play a West Ham team with that famous trio of World Cup winners - Bobby Moore, Martin Peters and Geoff Hurst.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Canada to rock Commonwealth on Saturday

There is still a month left in another long off-season, which is far too long as far as Jordan Eberle is concerned.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Paraguay's performance can inspire future players

As a schoolgirl, Paraguayan forward Silvana Romero idolized Marta, the brilliant Brazilian player, which is understandable on a couple of levels.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

CBC News

Furious 2nd-half rally sparks Canadian U-20 win over Finland

Nichelle Prince scored the game-winner in Canada's thrilling 3-2 comeback victory over Finland at the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup on Friday.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Canada faces must-win game against Finland in U20 Women's World Cup

Nichelle Prince has a photo of herself with Kara Lang at a game several years ago at BMO Field.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

CBC News

Canada drops opener of U-20 women's World Cup tournament

Canada's Nichelle Prince, right front, tries to find a way past Ghana's Faustina Ampah, left, and Grace Adams during second half of the 2014 FIFA U-20 women's world cup in Toronto.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

TSN.ca

FIFA president says Canada on its way to World Cup bid

Perhaps it was lingering memories of a chaotic Brazilian World Cup that have FIFA's president so happy to be in Canada.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Little margin for error in Group of Death as Women's World Cup kicks off

A public-health inspector working the Heritage Festival has many questions: How hot is that fried banana? How cold is that mango lassi? Where did you get that camel meat? The festival brings 60 national pavilions to Hawrelak Park for a three-day event where the focus is food.

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Related Topix: Sydney Leroux, Sports, Marta Vieira Da Silva, Kara Lang, Marta, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Erin McLeod

Fri Aug 01, 2014

GhanaSoccerNet.com

Canada must perform well at U20 women's World Cup

For some, the memories will linger a lifetime. Robin Van Persie's gravity defying-flying header, James Rodriguez' sublime volley, Brazil's inexplicable meltdown, and Mario Goetze's defining moment in football history.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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