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D.C. United Women impress in W-League conference final

How good are D.C. United Women? Their opponent in Sunday’s W-League East final, the Charlotte Lady Eagles, had eliminated the defending W-League champion Atlanta Silverbacks by winning their division. Charlotte followed that up with a rout over...

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Sauerbrunn’s sendoff, Sullivan’s smashing debut and a JoLi party

Scenes from D.C. United Women’s home regular-season finale at the Maryland SoccerPlex, in which DCU beat Dayton 4-1 and clinched home field for the W-League East playoffs: 1. Becky Sauerbrunn, the one-time “iron woman” of WPS who ha...

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Video: D.C. United Women vs. Virginia Beach Piranhas interviews

Still testing various video editors. The Flip video editor did some unnecessary transitions, and I lost the caption for D.C. United Women goalkeeper Didi Haracic. The topics covered here: 1. Mikaela Howell, a youth teammate of Lianne Sanderson’...

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D.C. United Women and Boston Breakers: A W-League/WPSL friendly

The leagues may have a fractious history, but second-year W-League club D.C. United Women welcomed the WPSL Elite League’s Boston Breakers (formerly of the WUSA and WPS) to the Maryland SoccerPlex on Saturday. Play was a little ragged, as you &...

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Thunderstruck: D.C. United Women’s home debut

A decent crowd was walking up to the stadium despite the 100-degree heat, the bagpipes were in effect, the staff was ready, the players were warming up … Bzzzt … beep … blaaaaaare … bzzt. That’s the static-electricity de...

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