LE HAVRE, France - The U.S. women's national soccer team's 28-game unbeaten streak ended Saturday, but the world's No. 1-ranked team is looking at the bigger picture: Defending their World Cup title. Kadidiatou Diani scored twice and France beat the U.S. 3-1 in a friendly that served as a warm-up for both teams before the Women's World Cup in France begins in June. The Americans had been 25-0-3 since falling 1-0 to Australia in 2017. "I'm not worried," U.S. coach Jill Ellis said. "We know who...SFGate
Jill Ellis is convinced the world is shrinking when it comes to women’s soccer. And to prove it she has taken her national team to Europe, where it will begin ramping up preparations for this summer’s Women’s World Cup. “Overall it’s so different than it was even two World Cups ago in terms ofwww.latimes.com
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John Coughlin, a two-time U.S. pairs figure skating champion and coach, had his eligibility to participate in his sport restricted Dec. 17 by the U.S. Center for SafeSport.USA TODAY
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