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Lavelle, Morgan lead US women past Trinidad and Tobago

Oct. 10, 2018 11:04 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — The United States is rolling in pursuit of another berth in the Women's World Cup. Rose Lavelle and Alex Morgan scored two goals apiece to help the U.S. women beat Trinidad and Tobago 7-0 on Wednesday night in the World Cup qualifying tournament. Tobin Heath added a goal and two assists...

Panama eliminates Mexico from the World Cup with 2-0 win

Oct. 10, 2018 7:32 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Karla Riley and Lineth Cedeno scored and Panama upset Mexico 2-0 ON Wednesday in their final group stage game at the CONCACAF women's World Cup qualifying tournament. The loss means that Mexico is eliminated from the knockout round and won't be a part of the field at next year's World Cup...

US to open Gold Cup title defense at new St. Paul stadium

Oct. 9, 2018 1:48 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The United States will open the defense of its CONCACAF Gold Cup title on June 18 at new Allianz Field in St. Paul, Minnesota. The Americans will play their second match four days later in Cleveland and close Group D play on June 26 at Kansas City, Kansas, the governing soccer body of North...

Earthquakes hire ex-Argentina player Matias Almeyda as coach

Oct. 8, 2018 6:10 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Former Argentina midfielder and Chivas Guadalajara coach Matias Almeyda has been hired as coach of the San Jose Earthquakes. The Quakes made the announcement Monday and said interim coach Steve Ralston would stay in the job for the final two matches of the season. Almeyda will make...

Corral scores twice in Mexico's 4-1 win over Trinidad

Oct. 7, 2018 9:43 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Charlyn Corral scored a pair of goals and Mexico beat Trinidad and Tobago 4-1 on Sunday in the group stage of the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying tournament. Mexico needed the win to stay alive in Group A with one more match to go in the stage. Earlier on Sunday, Carli Lloyd scored three...

Lloyd's hat trick leads US team past Panama

Oct. 7, 2018 8:47 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — The United States used a radically different lineup but got the same dominating results. Carli Lloyd scored three goals and the United States beat Panama 5-0 on Sunday in the group stage of the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying tournament. Christen Press added a goal and two assists for the...

Costa Rica beats Cuba 8-0 in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying

Oct. 5, 2018 10:33 PM EDT

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Shirley Cruz Trana, Priscilla Chinchilla and Maria Barrantes Rojas each scored two goals in Costa Rica's 8-0 victory over Cuba on Friday in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying tournament. Fabiola Sanchez Jimenez and Daphne Herrera Monge also scored for Costa Rica in the Group B opener....

Canada beats Jamaica 2-0 in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying

Oct. 5, 2018 10:33 PM EDT

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Nichelle Prince scored twice to help Canada beat Jamaica 2-0 on Friday night in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying tournament. Prince connected in the 33rd and 80th minutes in the Group B opener for both teams. Earlier at H-E-B Park, Costa Rica routed Cuba 8-0. In Group A play...

Rapinoe, Morgan lead US team in 6-0 rout of Mexico

Oct. 4, 2018 11:18 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — The United States took its first step toward the World Cup in emphatic fashion. Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan scored two goals apiece to lead the U.S. team past Mexico 6-0 on Thursday night in the group stage opener for both teams at the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying tournament. "I think...

Panama wins opener of CONCACAF Women's World Cup qualifying

Oct. 4, 2018 7:19 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Marta Cox, Kenia Rangel and Erika Hernandez all scored to give Panama a 3-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago in the group stage of the CONCACF Women's World Cup qualifying tournament Thursday. Panama, ranked 66th in the world by FIFA, was making just its third appearance in the CONCACAF...