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Hope Solo: Game-changer in goal

While the United States mens and womens national teams continue to endure scrutiny over their styles of play, one position that has long been heralded in the American match is goalkeeper. The United States mens program has produced some recent greats from Brad Friedel to Kasey Keller and now, the current No. 1 in net, … Continue reading

U.S. women get Soccer World Cup test two years early

This week, women’s soccer has a matchup any sports promoter want to make. The USA is ranked No. 1. Germany is No. 2. The USA won the 2008 Olympics. Germany has won the last two World Cups and the 2009 European championship. The USA has a well-established college match and a new professional league, WPS. … Continue reading


See Extraordinary: Hope Solo

Extraordinary Goalkeepers. Women’s Professional Soccer Goalkeepers – OntheBall TV Show Promo

A promotional video featuring WPS Goalies for the new Trojan Vision TV show, On the Ball, about the Women’s Professional Soccer league. For more information about the show, check out the ON THE BALL website at www.areyouontheball.com Featuring: Nicole Barnhart and Allison Whitworth – FC Gold Pride Karina LeBlanc and Val Henderson – Los Angeles … Continue reading

Hope Solo Videos

Introducing Hope Solo. Even the best goalie in the United States get taunted! Hope Solo talking about her match against Mexico a few years ago:

Give & Go: US Goalkeeper Hope Solo

The U.S. Women’s National Team are holding their first camp of the year as early preparation for the Algarve Cup tournament in March. As usual, goalkeeper Hope Solo is involved, but new changes are on the horizon this year as she joins St. Louis Athletica in Women’s Professional Soccer also kicks into gear. Though it … Continue reading

Hope Solo Pictures

USA 1-0 Brazil (AET)

Carli Lloyd scored in the sixth minute of extra time as the United States won their second straight Olympic women’s soccer gold medal with a 1-0 victory over Brazil on Thursday. Since women’s soccer first featured at the Olympics in 1996, the USA have now claimed three gold and one silver medal, while Brazil won … Continue reading

Hope Solo vs Lotta Schelin – US Women’s Soccer