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Lyon's Alex Greenwood, ICC show how quickly women's soccer is growing

CARY, N.C. -- Alex Greenwood is confident that her left foot is up to any challenge. Even if the challenge entering Sunday's International Champions Cup final (ESPN2, 7:30 p.m. ET) is fitting in as the newest addition to Lyon's starting lineup, also known as the greatest assemblage of talent in women's club soccer.

Born and raised in Liverpool, she is less confident that her French is ready for what's ahead.

Conversations in her new language are a bit beyond her grasp at the moment, but she already...


North Carolina Courage, Lyon take different paths to ICC final

CARY, N.C. -- They know a thing or two about soccer teams that are larger than life here. They knew long before the North Carolina Courage and Lyon won Thursday's semifinals in the Women's International Champions Cup.

People in this area lived it when Mia Hamm, Kristine Lilly & Co. ran the rest of college soccer off the field playing for Anson Dorrance at the University of North Carolina.

They experienced it when the U.S. women's national team, far from distracted by its off-field fights for social...


North Carolina Courage and Europe's best club teams clash in ICC

CARY, N.C. -- Few places in the world are as intertwined with women's soccer as North Carolina's Triangle, the square mileage encompassing Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh. And now comes a new chapter: The North Carolina Courage and Atletico Madrid, Manchester City and Olympique Lyon bring the world here in the second edition of the Women's International Champions Cup (coverage begins on ESPN+ at 5 p.m. ET Thursday).

FIFA president Gianni Infantino named the introduction of a Club World Cup as...

Kerr inspires Red Stars past Courage

A pair of saves by Alyssa Naeher and an incredible goal from Sam Kerr helped Chicago beat NC Courage in front of a club record crowd of 17,388.
NWSL: Sam Kerr (58') Chicago Red Stars 2-1 NC Courage
Matildas captain and star striker Sam Kerr sits down with ESPN to share her journey from Aussie rules to soccer and what coming home to Perth truly means.
On the eve of her third World Cup, Sam Kerr has her eyes firmly set on glory, taking down the US and what success would mean for women's sport back home.

Sam Kerr has returned to the scoring ranks in the U.S. National Women's Soccer League with a brilliantly-taken goal that secured her Chicago Red Stars a home victory over the competition's defending champions.

Matildas captain Kerr was played in on 58 minutes and expertly nutmegged North Carolina Courage defender Abby Erceg on the edge of the box before slotting the ball through the legs of goalkeeper Stephanie Labbe to give Chicago a 2-1 win.

The Golden Boot winner in the NSWL and in the W-League...

New Zealand captain Abby Erceg hits out at NZF in shock retirement

Abby Erceg
Abby Erceg won 129 caps for New Zealand and competed at three World Cups.

New Zealand women's captain Abby Erceg has launched a broadside at New Zealand Football while announcing her retirement from the international game.

Central defender Erceg says the Football Ferns aren't valued, nor adequately supported by the national body, prompting her retirement at the age of 27 as an act of protest.

United States-based Erceg made her New Zealand debut in 2006 and was named skipper in 2014. She has played 129 internationals and competed at three World Cups.

The side's annual...