Sure the United States has been commanding as evidenced by their 3-1 win against Mexico on Thursday. But the question remains as to who exactly will be on the squad when the real qualifying games begin.
The U.S. women were far from perfect Monday. But with veteran guards Sue Bird and Lindsay Whalen leading the way -- and Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins seemingly on deck -- Team USA is edging closer to being ready for the world championship.
Penn State's Raquel "Rocky" Rodriguez joined in Costa Rica's joy during the World Cup run of its men's team, but she wants women and girls to have their own place in her country's passionate soccer culture.
Amy Rodriguez said she knew people had low expectations for her coming back from the pregnancy. But FC Kansas City traded for her in the offseason and was rewarded with two goals in the NWSL title game.
Star-studded lineups and a not-quite-home-field advantage promise to make for a fascinating NWSL championship game Sunday between Seattle Reign FC and FC Kansas City. Graham Hays looks ahead with five questions.
Yes, having two young daughters, including a newborn, complicates things, but new Notre Dame soccer coach Theresa Romagnolo couldn't pass up the chance to become one of the too-few women heading a major college program.