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Messi wins sixth Fifa award, crowned best player of year

Messi's win marks his dominance Fifa, while Megan Rapinoe bags women's top award.

US women’s football team ends mediation talks with country’s governing body

Molly Levinson, a spokesperson for the US women's players, said the group will 'eagerly look forward to a jury trial.'

Liverpool trio, US World Cup winners head Fifa award shortlists

The world's football governing body announces the shortlisted candidates for the 2019 Best Fifa Football Awards.

Rapinoe: US World Cup teammates will snub White House

Championship US sports teams are traditionally honoured with an invitation to the White House, though Donald Trump has at times revoked invitations.

USWNT to be honoured with New York parade

The United States women’s national team will be honoured with a parade in New York City.

Trump praises US on World Cup success after row with captain

President Donald Trump joins the chorus of praise for the US women's football team in the wake of their World Cup triumph just days after a spat with the captain.

Rapinoe and Lavelle give US fourth World Cup title

The US win their fourth women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands.

Rapinoe starts for USA in World Cup final

Megan Rapinoe, scorer of braces in the wins over Spain in the last 16 and France in the quarter-finals, replaces Christen Press on the left of the attack.

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money

Megan Rapinoe says FIFA's decision to allow the Copa America and the Gold Cup final to take place on the same day as the women's final is 'unbelievable'.

‘Uniquely American’ Rapinoe unfazed by Trump spat

United States attacker Megan Rapinoe describes herself as 'uniquely American' after being blasted by President Donald Trump for her planned White House boycott.

Morgan delight after stepping up for USA in Rapinoe’s absence

Alex Morgan steps up on the big occasion with the winning goal against England to take the United States through to the final of another women's World Cup.

US World Cup star Rapinoe accepts House invite after snubbing Trump

US women's football captain Megan Rapinoe accepts an invitation from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to visit the House of Representatives, just days after bluntly refusing a similar offer from Trump.

Rapinoe double takes US past France into semi-finals

Megan Rapinoe strikes twice as the United States beat hosts France 2-1 in the women's World Cup quarterfinals, setting up a last-four clash with England.

US’s fearless Rapinoe takes on France, and her own president

Rapinoe says the game against France will be a great match.

Trump in row with US football stars over White House visit

President Donald Trump takes on Twitter's version of a penalty shootout in a row with the USA women's World Cup football stars over visiting the White House.