Women's Soccer (Football) Thread Soccer • Page 49

Discussion in 'Sports Forum' started by Meerkat, Mar 7, 2016.

  1. morgantayler

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    It’ll be interesting to see how this works out. Brazil has the talent to be a great team but have never had enough support by the federation. I wonder if this hire means that’s going to be changing.

     
  2. morgantayler

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    Well I’m not surprised that this happened but I didn’t think it would happen so soon. I figured she’d stick around for the Olympic next year.

     
  3. bobby_runs

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    Yeah I wanted her to get the Olympic gold too. I hope USSF has someone in mind already. Can’t let it slip between now and Tokyo
     
  4. Garrett L.

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    So somehow I completely forgot that I have Alex Morgan’s autograph.
     
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  5. morgantayler

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    Lmao I love Rose

     
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  6. morgantayler

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    Former USWNT defender Kate Markgraf is being named as the General Manager of the team today. She’ll be responsible for hiring Jill Ellis’s replacement.

     
  7. GBlades

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    All your posts appear to just be one word, is everything alright?
     
  8. StevenW92

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    England having an absolute stinker vs Brazil. 2-0 down after 70 minutes.
     
  9. Garrett L.

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    I clicked a notification while in the men’s footy thread and was horribly confused when it switched from a classic Spursing to a national team post.
     
  10. StevenW92

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    Finished 2-1. We had a decent crack late on but this doesn’t look like a side capable of winning tournaments.
     
  11. morgantayler

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    Interesting news: Jean-Michael Aulas says that Lyon is working on buying and taking over a current NWSL team. There are two teams they’re interested in (that are unnamed at this time) but he hopes to announce that they’ve entered negotiations with one of the teams by the end of the month.
     
  12. orangehorizon

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    What does that even mean? Do they want to have a team from which they can easily get players from?
     
  13. morgantayler Oct 14, 2019 at 9:43 AM
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    morgantayler

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    If true, I like this a lot. Vlatko is a long time NWSL coach. I’ve only ever seen players say good things about him.



    Edit: Grant Wahl says this is not yet a done deal so this remains tbd
     
  14. morgantayler

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    I’m guessing it’s similar to the City ownership group having teams in multiple leagues? The seasons overlap so it wouldn’t be that they can just go back and forth. The article I saw didn’t have much information so I guess we’ll know more when (or if) the official negotiations begin.

    I couldn’t find the original French article but here’s one.
    Lyon planning to purchase NWSL franchise