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  1. Morgan: United States not the favorite for Women's World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... teams." But Morgan isn't looking too far ahead. The group stage features Australia, Nigeria and Sweden, led by Pia Sundhage, who coached the U.S. to a second-place finish in 2011 and a gold medal in the 2012 Olympics. It's a group that will feature ...

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  2. How Fox Soccer Got Abby Wambach's Story WrongRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Bent Musket

    ... reward. 1) It is clear Abby Wambach is less effective than she used to be, with quotes from Anson Dorrance and Pia Sundhage to that effect, both sources who could generally be trusted to evaluate Wambach with a degree of accuracy. 2) The United ...

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  3. Sweden's Pia Sundhage kindly offers no advice for her old team USARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Fox Sports

    After taking over the United States women's national team program in 2007, Sundhage went 91-6-10 during her tenure as USA's manager. Don't ask Pia Sundhage if she has given any advice or whether she trades secrets about the United States women's national team with Jill Ellis.

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  4. Alex Morgan: 'Bigger legs than upper body'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | CNN

    ... Cup final. The Americans lost on penalties in a nail-biting final. Morgan celebrates with former U.S. coach Pia Sundhage after her winning goal had given the Americans a 4-3 win over Canada at the semifinal stage of London 2012. Sundhage, now coach ...

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  5. Alex Morgan: Body confident and ready to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | CNN

    ... Cup final. The Americans lost on penalties in a nail-biting final. Morgan celebrates with former U.S. coach Pia Sundhage after her winning goal had given the Americans a 4-3 win over Canada at the semifinal stage of London 2012. Sundhage, now coach ...

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  6. Hope Solo act may be wearing thin with U.S. SoccerRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... on suspicion of driving under the influence near the team's Manhattan Beach hotel at 1:32 a.m. on Jan. 19. In Pia Sundhage's first meeting as coach of the U.S. women's national soccer team seven years ago, she pulled out a guitar and serenaded the ...

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  7. Morgan Brian leaps from college to the world stage with U.S. women's soccer teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... groups for the opening stage of the sport's premier event, joining Australia, Sweden and former American coach Pia Sundhage, and perennial African champion Nigeria. "She's been very, very important. Morgan is a part of this younger generation coming ...

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  8. Morgan Brian leaps from college to the world stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | USA Today

    ... groups for the opening stage of the sport's premier event, joining Australia, Sweden and former American coach Pia Sundhage, and perennial African champion Nigeria. "She's been very, very important. Morgan is a part of this younger generation coming ...

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  9. Tony DiCicco: 'We should be excellent in every position'Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Soccer America

    ... years. TONY DICICCO: Greg Ryan had no interest in youth soccer when he became national team coach [in 2005]. Pia Sundhage wasn't going to have the time. By the time Jill and April were hired, we lost seven years. We lost our compass on player ...

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  10. Tony DiCicco: Hope Solo has used up her bonus pointsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Soccer America

    Tony DiCicco coached the USA to crowns at the 1996 Olympics, 1999 Women's World Cup and 2008 U-20 World Cup. He'll be serving as an analyst for Fox Sports during the 2015 Women's World Cup and for ESPN2 for the USA friendly at France Feb. 8. SOCCER AMERICA: There were games when the USA won its last two Olympic tournaments that if you switched the teams' goalkeepers, I think the USA would have lost.

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  11. U.S. women's soccer team in transition as it prepares for World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    U.S. women's national team Coach Jill Ellis watches from the sideline during an international friendly against China at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on April 10. U.S. women's national team Coach Jill Ellis watches from the sideline during an international friendly against China at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on April 10. In Pia Sundhage's first meeting as coach of the U.S. women's national soccer team seven years ago, she pulled out a guitar and serenaded the bemused players with Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A-Changin'." When new U.S. women's Coach Jill Ellis held her first team meeting eight months ago, it featured a slide show.

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  12. USWNT Year in Review: Question marks hover after long, strange 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Fox Sports

    ... World Cup, it was time for the team, which had been under construction since Tom Sermanni had taken over for Pia Sundhage following the 2012 Olympics, to begin taking shape. Sermanni had introduced a raft of new players and insisted on being more ...

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  13. US women face World Cup hurdle, Galaxy look to fill Donovan holeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Times Leader

    ... best women's team. Sweden beat the U.S. in group play four years ago and will be stronger this time since Pia Sundhage, who coached the Americans to two Olympic championships, is now in charge of the Swedish program. Then there's also the matter of ...

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  14. Questions abound at various levels of U.S. soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... best women's team. Sweden beat the Americans in group play four years ago and will be stronger this time since Pia Sundhage, who coached the U.S. team to two Olympic championships, is now in charge of the Swedish program. Then there's also the ...

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  15. In 2015, US women face World Cup hurdle, Robbie Keane needed in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... best women's team. Sweden beat the U.S. in group play four years ago and will be stronger this time since Pia Sundhage, who coached the Americans to two Olympic championships, is now in charge of the Swedish program. Then there's also the matter of ...

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  16. World Cup whirl already startingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Feiyu Li, Team Nigeria head coach Edwin Okon, Team Australia head coach Alen Stajcic and Team Sweden head coach Pia Sundhage (from left) liked what they saw Monday. Even with fresh snow on the ground and the games and the hype still six months out, ...

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  17. USWNT draws 2015 "Group of Death"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The United States drew seemingly the most difficult group for the 2015 Women's World Cup, with an opener against familiar foe Australia, a match with Sweden and former American coach Pia Sundhage and a first-round finale against perennial African champion Nigeria. Seeking its third title but first since 1999, the top-ranked U.S. will start Group D against 10th-ranked Australia on June 8 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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  18. Soccer results and news, Dec. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | SFGate

    The United States drew the toughest group for the Women's World Cup next year in Canada and will face Australia in its opening match on June 8. In addition to 10th-ranked Australia, the Group D included No. 5 Sweden, led by former U.S. coach Pia Sundhage , and No.

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  19. Dustin Pedroia earns Jackie Jensen AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... on June 8. In addition to tenth-ranked Australia, the Group D included No. 5 Sweden, led by former U.S. coach Pia Sundhage , and No. 35 Nigeria, winners of nine African women's championships. The top-ranked U.S. Women are making their seventh World ...

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  20. US lands in tough group for Women's World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Deseret News

    FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke displays tag with the name USA during the FIFA Women's World Cup draw in Gatineau, Quebec,. The United States drew seemingly the most difficult group for the 2015 Women's World Cup, with an opener against familiar foe Australia, a match with Sweden and former American coach Pia Sundhage and a first-round finale against perennial African champion Nigeria.

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