USA's Shannon Boxx began her international career at the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup and eight years later the experienced midfielder is still going strong on the world's greatest stage.
There were yet more tight contests on Day 3 of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup, although the traditional favourites ultimately triumphed, with USA and Sweden seeing off Korea DPR and Colombia respectively.
Camille Abily, the star of the France team heading for the FIFA Women's World Cup, has spoken to FIFA.com about her time playing in the USA and her hopes for this summer's tournament.
Ten years on from her title-winning penalty and memorable celebration in the FIFA Women's World Cup decider, Brandi Chastain spoke to FIFA.com.
Members of the USA's victorious Olympic team have been allotted new clubs, as the Women's Professional Soccer league prepares to kick off.
The US women won their second straight Olympic gold medal on Thursday in Beijing. FIFA.com shared the moment with a few of the champions.
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