Category: Central & North America & Caribbean – CONCACAF

Megan Rapinoe wins 2019 women’s Ballon D’or becoming the first USWNT player to do so

​USWNT winger Megan Rapinoe has won the 2019 Women’s Ballon d’Or, with England defender Lucy Bronze placing second.

The Reign FC forward rose to global fame in the last 12 months as she inspired the United States to their fourth World Cup victory, with Rapinoe earning both the Golden Boot and Gold Ball for the tournament – awarded to the top-scorer and best player respectively.

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TOKYO 2020: Houston, Edinburg and Los Angeles Selected as Host Cities for 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced that Houston, TX, Edinburg, TX, and Los Angeles, CA will host the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

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BREAKING NEWS: Jill Ellis Is Stepping Down As Coach Of The USWNT After Winning Back-To-Back World Cup Titles.

Jill Ellis is stepping down as coach of the United States women’s national team, sources tell The Equalizer. She will remain with the team for its five-game World Cup victory tour, which kicks off on Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, against Ireland.

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