What a difference a few days makes! England beat Germany 1-0 in extra time for a third place finish in the Women’s World Cup. It is the first time they’ve ever beat Germany in 21 meetings. Continue reading
I can’t believe the Women’s World Cup final is today! Seems like this whole adventure just started. I would be remiss if I didn’t feature host nation Canada today after they put on such a great tournament. Striker Melissa currently plays for the Chicago Red Stars. She has represented Canada at the senior level since 2004. Tanc is also a chiropractor. She earned her doctorate last year and was co-valedictorian of her class. You can learn more about her journey with the national team here.
This picture kinda sums it up, doesn’t it? Continue reading
As always on Independence Day here in the US, we feature an American Drool. Forward Christen currently plays for Chicago Red Stars and has represented the US at the U20, U23 and senior levels. In university, she won the 2010 Hermann Award and is Stanford’s all time leading scorer. She also has a blog about her life as a footballer.
Every club and country has its die-hard, dyed-in-the-wool football fans and Canada is no different. The Voyageurs are the supporter group for our national men’s and women’s teams. They show up at every game, waving their banners and flags and singing and dancing in their seats. The following article by journalist and Voyageur member Daniel Squizzato takes you inside the inner circle of this group and provides a first-hand account of what it means to be a Canadian national team supporter. Continue reading