Hope Solo Is Suspended From The U.S. National Team, Which Is Becoming A Pattern

Because she’s been suspended before and apparently didn’t learn her lesson, her punishment was even worse this time around.

Lauren Holter | August 25, 2016 - 9:10 am

Sweden Is Deporting A Gay Liberian Soccer Player Back To The Homophobic Country

Liberia can be a dangerous place for an openly gay man.

Karen Fratti | August 17, 2016 - 11:30 am

Five U.S. Women’s Soccer Players Have Filed A Wage Discrimination Lawsuit

A top-tier women’s player could make just 38 percent of her men’s counterpart.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Soccer Player Brandi Chastain Plans To Donate Her Brain To Science

But not until she’s done with it.

Danielle Henderson | March 4, 2016 - 2:30 pm

Mattel Just Released The First-Ever Lesbian Barbie

It’s a big few weeks for Barbie! First, Mattel revealed that Barbie would come in four different body shapes and eight skin tones; now, they’ve released what is

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 4, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Here’s What Social Media Apps Are Like For Famous People

Remind me never to get famous. I’m already terrified by social media, but this video from Dutch soccer player Demy de Zeeuw is like an anxious sweaty social media nightmare.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 14, 2016 - 11:30 am

America Wins The Women’s World Cup!

America won against Japan 5-2 last night; in other news, Edomex is losing two women a day to violence and kidnappings, beer enthusiasts are waking up to craft beer’s sexism…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 6, 2015 - 5:22 pm

Abby Wambach’s Post-World Cup Kiss Will Melt Your Heart

So, first of all: USA! USA! USA!

If you didn’t watch the Women’s World Cup final last night, America bested Japan 5-2 after scoring our first four…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 6, 2015 - 11:36 am

British Soccer Fans Chant “We Are Racist” While Blocking Black Metro Passenger From Boarding

French prosecutors and British police are investigating an incident on Paris’ Metro in which British soccer fans blocked a Black passenger from boarding, chanting “We’re racist.” [The Guardian]

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 18, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Iranians Break Taboo To Watch World Cup Together In Public

Breaking a cultural taboo, men and women in Iran have been watching the World Cup together in public. The genders are not supposed to mingle in public (and women…

Jessica Wakeman | June 23, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Soccer Star Hope Solo Arrested For Domestic Violence

Friday night, United States women’s national soccer team star Hope Solo, 32, was arrested on two counts of domestic violence in Kirkland, Washington, and being held without bail. According to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 22, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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