Added by Asa on November 29, 2010 at 19:00 —
My mother always advised my never to 'burn my bridges' as any good farm gal would do to their children. Meaning this: know your roots, know your people, and don't lose them for anything because they're the ones that will enable you to cross the treacherous waters of life.
What's even better in life is learning not to burn your bridges, but also to be able to plan and build up more bridges.
Women's soccer in the United States is a bridge building crossroad. After… Continue
Added by Shawn Michael Daugherty on November 27, 2010 at 23:48 —
USA WOMEN BEAT ITALY WOMEN 1 - 0 And will go through to the FIFA 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany
Amy Rodriguez Scores the only goal…
Added by Asa on November 27, 2010 at 21:04 —
England beat France 3-1 in entertaining friendly.
England claimed a confidence-boosting 3-1 victory over France, the reigning European Women’s U19 champions, on a bitterly cold November evening at Sixfields Stadium.
On 30 minutes, Lucy Staniforth capitalised on an under-hit back pass to prod Mo Marley’s side ahead, and Danielle Carter… Continue
Added by Asa on November 26, 2010 at 8:00 —
It’s great news that the women’s final is coming to London. We’ve experienced playing in European Final before and it would be unbelievable to do it again at a stadium like Craven Cottage, infront of a home crowd. We have a bit to do yet to get there but it’s a huge incentive for both ourselves and Everton. 2011 is… Continue
Added by Asa on November 25, 2010 at 21:52 —
Fulham FC's Craven Cottage will be the venue for the UEFA Women's Champions League final on Thursday 26 May 2011.
The showpiece match is held two nights before the men's UEFA Champions League final in the same city, and with Wembley staging that game, the women's… Continue
Added by Asa on November 25, 2010 at 21:00 —
The winner of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women's Player of the Year,Kathryn Anne Gill of Australia award ceremony in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010.
AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin
Added by Asa on November 24, 2010 at 17:56 —
Colombia Beat Argentina
Colombia's goalkeeper Paula Forero, center, celebrates her team's 1-0 victory over Argentina at a Women's South American Championship soccer match.Colombia qualified for the 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany.…
Added by Asa on November 21, 2010 at 21:20 —
Brazil Beat Chile
Brazil’s captain Aline holds her team's trophy after defeating Chile 1-0 and winning the Women's South American Soccer Championship. Brazil will compete in the 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany.… Continue
Added by Asa on November 21, 2010 at 21:10 —
The Super Falcons of Nigeria defeated Equatoria Guinea 4-2 in the final of the 7th Africa women championship, South Africa 2010 to reclaim the African crown they lost two years ago.
Nigeria was faster off the blocks and in the 7thminute, Perpetua Nkwocha opened scores with a sublime finish after receiving a defence splitting pass from Jerome Ulunma. It was her 11th goal of the competition.
What might turned out… Continue
Added by Asa on November 21, 2010 at 15:19 —
North Korea defeated South Korea 3-1 in extra time in the semifinals of women's football at the Asian Games here Saturday, continuing its dominance over its neighbor on the divided peninsula.
North Korean forward Ra Un-sim scored twice in extra time after South Korea forced a 1-1 tie late in the second half.
With the score tied at 1-1 after 90 minutes, Ra headed in Kim Kyong-hwa's cross just four minutes into extra time. Then with about three minutes remaining, Ra scored… Continue
Added by Asa on November 21, 2010 at 13:30 —
Chinese women's soccer team failed to make a late equalizer after Japan stunned the host with the only extra-time goal in a semifinal at the Asian Games on Saturday (Nov 20).
Japan's forward Shinobu Ohno capitalised on Chinese defender's carelessness and was unmarked to strike the winner after keeper Zhang Yue failed to punch the ball far away in the 108th minute.
China, who dominated ball in most of time, ended its campaign in the two-group, seven-team tournament. And the defeat… Continue
Added by Asa on November 21, 2010 at 12:00 —
I feel as if I am nothing more than a little white rabbit running through the woods yelling at a young woman stating, "I'm late! I'm late! I'm late!"
Miss one week of keeping up with soccer news and you find yourself circled with articles, ideas, and whit from everyone and anyone over all the news of this last week. While trying to find some organization myself I believe it is proper (as always) to catagorize our ideas and thoughts, make notes and… Continue
Added by Shawn Michael Daugherty on November 20, 2010 at 22:00 —
USA Beat Italy 1 - 0 Continue
Added by Asa on November 20, 2010 at 17:29 —
Japan and DPR Korea also played a goalless draw in Group B
Korea Republic will face defending champions DPR Korea in the semi-final while Japan, who topped Group B, face China.
Content: Photo:AP,Asian Football Confederation
Added by Asa on November 20, 2010 at 16:50 —
Guangzhou: Korea Republic defeated China 8-7 in a rare penalty shootout staged to decide a pool winner at the Asian Games women's football tournament on Thursday.
After a 0-0 draw in their Group A match had left the two sides with identical points and goals record, the shootout was needed.
Qu Shanshan missed her attempt before Yoo Young tucked her kick into the corner.
Korea Republic will… Continue
Added by Asa on November 20, 2010 at 16:41 —
11 November 2010
Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea booked their places in the final of the 2010 African Women's Championship on Thursday, and in doing so will represent the continent at the FIFA Women's World Cup next year.
Nigeria thrashed Cameroon 5-1 in the first game of the day, while defending champions Equatorial Guinea beat hosts South African 3-1 after extra-time.
But controversy continues to dog the Guinea… Continue
Added by Asa on November 20, 2010 at 10:30 —
UEFA Women's Champions League quarter-final and semi-final Draw:
Added by Asa on November 19, 2010 at 13:00 —
The women's soccer teams of Chile and Colombia drew today, Wednesday, 1-1 in the first game of the final homer of the Copa America, which ended with an Olympic goal.
In the corner after 16 minutes took the lead Yorely the Colombian and Chilean 61 Francisca Lara scored a goal medal.
Both selections, offered an open game with multiple scoring options for both sides.
Darnelly Quintero Colombian goalkeeper was a key to prevent the Chilean score more… Continue
Added by Asa on November 18, 2010 at 11:48 —
The women's soccer team of Brazil broke today, Wednesday, the wall and thrashed Argentina 4-0 to the champions of the Copa America in the finals of that tournament, held in Ecuador.
Grazielle Pinheiro Nascimento Brazilian broke the ice on 24 minutes when he made the first goal of 'Canarinha', while on 36 minutes Rosana dos Santos Augusto both scored a spectacular free kick.
For its part, Marta Viera… Continue
Added by Asa on November 18, 2010 at 11:43 —