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Tom Sermanni coach of Australia looks on during the FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Group D match between Australia and Norway at the FIFA World Cup Stadium Leverkusen on July 6, 2011 in Leverkusen, Germany.  (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Australia’s Sermanni Hired as New US Women’s Coach

CHICAGO (AP) — When Tom Sermanni shook hands with Pia Sundhage after her last game as coach of the U.S. women’s soccer team, he should have asked her for a few tips. Sermanni was hired […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–10/30/2012

Japan celebrates

Women’s World Cup Final Breaks Twitter Record

The previous record of 6,939 was set just after midnight in Japan on New Year’s Day. Other spikes include bin Laden’s death and the Super Bowl in February.

07/18/2011

Japan players celebrate

Japan Wins 1st World Cup Title In Penalty Shootout

Shannon Boxx, Carli Lloyd and Tobin Heath all missed penalties for the Americans, who squandered dozens of chances throughout the game.

07/17/2011

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US Women’s Soccer Has Trophies, Japan’s Got Game

U.S. captain Christie Rampone says “they’re a different team here in the World Cup. It brings a different level.”

07/15/2011

Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Wambach Lifts US To Final In 3-1 Win Over France

Just as they did Sunday against Brazil, the Americans got stronger and stronger as the game went on.

07/13/2011

Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

What Tired Legs? US Ready For Semifinal vs France

“Losing is not an option,” Abby Wambach said Tuesday. “We want to win this thing, and France is standing in our way right now.”

07/12/2011

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US Women All The Rage After Epic Win Over Brazil

“Go ahead, jump on the bandwagon and let’s do this together,” Solo said Monday on Twitter. “One Nation, One World, One Team.”

07/11/2011

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