Tag Archives: Ecuador Women’s National Team

2015 WWC: “I did not see anything that said ‘men only’ or ‘no women allowed”

4 Jul

Someone sent me this article on Ecuador head coach Vanessa Arauz and I’m so glad they did. I was already a fan of her and the team before reading this; I’m even more so now. Continue reading

2015 WWC: The Dilemma Facing Football-Playing Moms

21 Jun


Catherine Etoe at The BBC wrote the following great article on a few of the moms at this year’s WWC. It’s an interesting conversation piece for a variety of reasons, at least for me. Continue reading

2015 WWC – Finishing Up Group C

19 Jun

Group C finalGroup C ended up with Japan and Cameroon moving on, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: 2015 WWC Group C: Ecuador’s Ambar Torres

17 Jun

ambar torres20 year old forward Ambar plays for Rocafuerte FC. She has represented Ecuador at the senior level.

2015 WWC – Group C: Switzerland Vs. Ecuador (10-1)

13 Jun

Little did they know the bloodbath to come. It’s hard to talk about a match like this. I truly hate blowouts. Continue reading

2015 WWC Group C Update: Day 1

9 Jun

Group CHow did you celebrate your 23rd birthday? Well, if you’re Gaëlle Enganamouit, you scored 3 of your team’s 6 goals in their first ever World Cup game and had a hand in creating the other 3. ::mic drop to end all mic drops:: Continue reading

2015 Women’s World Cup: Group C Contenders

1 Jun

052015-soccer-Group-C-split-pi-mp.vadapt.955.high.0Three debutante teams compose this group along with current Women’s World Cup holder Japan. No, the draw wasn’t rigged but I understand why you might think it. Group C could best be described as the wildcard group. Each team has the potential to move on. Each team has the potential to implode dramatically. How will it all turn out? I don’t even want to venture to guess. Continue reading