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Stephanie Labbe returns from China and returns with another blog

Canadian keeper Stephanie Labbe landed back home after her team’s flight to Canada from China following the Four Nations Tournament. Labbe and the Canadian Women’s National Team finished with a 2-1 record in China. On the final day of the tournament, Labbe and Canada shut out Sweden, 1-0. (more…)

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The U.S. wins Four Nations Tournament in China

It all came down to the final day of the Four Nations Tournament in Chongqing, China to decide a champion, and with the U.S. Women’s National Team’s 2-0 victory over China, the U.S. won the tournament. Canada beat Sweden, 1-0, earlier in the day, so it came down to tiebreakers as both teams were tied for first place with 2-1 records. The first tiebreaker was initially goal difference, followed by goals scored, and then head-to-head, but that was changed prior to the tournament, according to U.S. Soccer. Head-to-head was the first tiebreaker, and since the U.S. beat Canada, the U.S. was crowned tournament champions. (more…)


Four Nations Tournament tiebreaker scenarios

All four teams in the Four Nations Tournament in Chongqing, China have a chance to become tournament champions. After two games, the U.S., Canada, Sweden, and China all have 1-1 records. Monday, the U.S. plays China and Sweden takes on Canada. Certain results will lead to a number of tiebreaker scenarios that will ultimately decide the champion. (more…)


Stephanie Labbe and Marie-Eve Nault check in again from China

Canadian Women’s National Team defender Marie-Eve Nault and keeper Stephanie Labbe return with their second blogs from the Four Nations Tournament in Chongqing, China. Canada, Sweden, China, and the U.S. all play Monday in the final day of competition and all four teams have a shot at winning the tournament. Here’s more from Stephanie and Marie-Eve. (more…)


Canada’s Stephanie Labbe and Marie-Eve Nault blog from China

Canadian Women’s National Team keeper Stephanie Labbe and defender Marie-Eve Nault will be checking in from Chongqing, China during the Four Nations Tournament. Labbe will blog in English, Nault in French. They wrote their first entries prior to their game against the U.S. (more…)


U.S. holds off Canada, China tops Sweden in the second day of the Four Nations Tournament

The highly anticipated match between the U.S. and Canada at the Four Nations Tournament in Chongqing, China turned out to be a classic. The U.S. held off a surge by Canada in the final four minutes of stoppage time to hang on for the 2-1 win. Nicole Barnhart made a great save on a shot in the final seconds by Christine Sinclair to preserve the win. (more…)