Megan Rapinoe

Football

All the Heroes and Villains of the 2019 Women's World Cup

Big up Megan Rapinoe. Big up Sari van Veenendaal. Once again, fuck VAR.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.8.19
Sports

The U.S. Women's Soccer Team Is Literal Goals

As they head into the Women's World Cup final on Sunday, we bow to the powerhouses who have brought us national pride.
Alex Zaragoza
7.4.19
Women's Sports

United We Thrive: The Lesson USA Hockey and USWNT Offer Women's Sports

Women in both soccer and hockey have taken on the power brokers in their sports and achieved success.
Howard Megdal
3.6.18
sunil gulati

US Soccer Makes Policy That Mandates Players "Stand Respectfully" During National Anthem

U.S. Soccer is making a break from other sporting authorities that have largely let players make the decision themselves.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.6.17
Megan Rapinoe

"I Have to Do Something": Megan Rapinoe Explains Why She is Kneeling for the National Anthem

Megan Rapinoe explained why she is kneeling during the national anthem.
Mike Vorkunov
10.6.16
USWNT

U.S. Soccer Goes All 'Murica on Megan Rapinoe Taking a Knee

It's a terrifying window into what freedoms we do represent, when players are slapped on the wrist for exercising them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.16.16
Sports

Is America Ready For Openly Gay Male Athletes in Major Sports Leagues?

Wade Davis II and others speak to the reasons why so many female pro athletes have made that leap, and why no male athletes have followed.
Lyndsey D'Arcangelo DO NOT USE
9.9.16
PROTESTS

"Fucking Unbelievable": Megan Rapinoe on Washington Spirit Owner Playing Anthem While Players Still in Locker Room

Washington Spirit owner Bill Lynch accused Megan Rapinoe of hijacking the national anthem and announced that he was hijacking it back.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.9.16
Rio 2016

Women's Soccer Players Jeered with Homophobic Slurs at Olympics

The chants occurred during the U.S. women's soccer game against New Zealand on Wednesday, and Canada's game against Australia on Thursday.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.8.16
USWNT

USWNT Members File Federal Complaint Alleging Wage Discrimination

USWNT are going hard after U.S. Soccer for equal pay.
Sean Newell
3.31.16
USWNT

U.S. Soccer Disclosed USWNT Players' Personal Information in Suit

This is a pretty outrageous mistake.
Sean Newell
2.4.16
fans

Drew Carey is the Coolest Owner in Sports

Drew Carey is a noted sports fan and part owner of MLS Club Seattle Sounders FC. But when it comes to game day, you won't find Drew Carey in an owner's box drinking champagne.
VICE Sports
10.28.15