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Former USWNT goalkeeper Harris retires

Former United States goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris announced her retirement from professional football on Monday.

Megan Rapinoe's goal not enough as USWNT loses to Germany (1:02)
USWNT's Carson Pickett discusses showing limb difference on social media (2:26)
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U.S. abuse scandal: Boxx heads safety task force

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shannon Boxx has been appointed vice chair of the U.S. Soccer Federation's participant safety task force.

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Abuse in U.S. soccer: Shim to head task force

Mana Shim will chair the U.S. Soccer Federation's taskforce to prevent the abuse and harassment of women that was found to be systemic in the sport.

Thorns defeat Current to claim NWSL Championship (1:53)
Why Gomez is backing the Thorns in the NWSL championship final (1:11)
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Thorns' Smith named youngest ever NWSL MVP

Portland Thorns and USWNT striker Sophia Smith was named the National Women's Soccer League's (NWSL) most valuable player on Thursday.

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Thorns owner Paulson won't attend NWSL final

Portland Thorns owner Merritt Paulson will not attend Saturday's NWSL Championship between the Thorns and the Kansas City Current.

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USWNT's Morgan, Pugh make NWSL Best XI

San Diego Wave star Alex Morgan and fellow U.S. Women's National Team compatriot Sofia Huerta of OL Reign were named to the NWSL Best XI first team.

Explaining the remarkable turnaround of Kansas City Current (1:32)
Kansas City defeat OL Reign to reach NWSL final (1:53)
Dunn's thunderous strike sends Thorns into NWSL championship final (1:56)