WORLD CUP

United States' Megan Rapinoe, center, celebrates team's victory with teammates after the Women's World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. US won 2:0. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
July 07, 2019 - 3:32 pm
Megan Rapinoe left early, her work done for the day. The celebration came early, too, for a U.S. team determined up until the final minute to win this Women's World Cup on its own terms. No excuses. Certainly no apologies. Just dominant soccer from a team that embraced the moment both on the pitch...
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United States' scorer Lindsey Horan, right, celebrates their side's 3rd goal with Megan Rapinoe during the Women's World Cup Group F soccer match between United States and Thailand at the Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, France, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
June 12, 2019 - 1:14 pm
REIMS, France (AP) — The goals were one thing, the celebrations another. The U.S. women's national team faced criticism following its record-breaking 13-0 rout of Thailand on Tuesday night. The win set a World Cup record for goals and margin of victory. Alex Morgan alone had five goals, matching...
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Cody Grant
July 02, 2018 - 9:22 am
Australia played the Philippines in a FIBA World Cup Qualifier game Monday that saw one of the biggest brawls in a basketball game. Milwaukee Bucks' center Thon Maker was right in the middle of it defending his teammates. Thirteen players were ejected from the game including Maker. Read more here .
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Bart Winkler
June 26, 2018 - 6:05 pm
Former United States Men's National Team Soccer Coach Bruce Arena joined 105.7 FM The FAN's Chuck & Winkler (Milwaukee) as the 2018 installment of the Men's World Cup kicked off in Russia. Throughout the discussion, Arena gave his thoughts on his former players rooting for Mexico, why the pay...
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Bart Winkler
June 13, 2018 - 11:57 am
Former speechwriter for George H.W. Bush as well as one-time Milwaukee radio host Curt Smith talks about his new book "The President and the Pastime" (begins 4:59 mark) Ignoring the cries to #StickToSports, Bart and Curt talk about the connection that baseball has had with the White House...
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Bart Winkler
June 05, 2018 - 8:08 pm
Still furious that the United States Men's National Team did not qualify for a World Cup, Bart looks ahead to soccer's biggest event and wonders how much he'll be invested this time around. His brother and fellow soccer diehard Brock Winkler joins Bart at the 04:30 minute mark. And two coaches from...
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Bart Winkler
October 10, 2017 - 10:35 pm
First, I can't believe I wrote that headline and it's real. The USA Men's Soccer team will NOT be headed to the World Cup in 2018. They have failed to qualify. They lost to a team on Tuesday night that is represented by a country of 1.3 million people. The USA has 323 million people to draw from...
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