Posts by Allison McCann
World Cup Players to Know: Eugénie Le Sommer and Louisa Nécib, France’s One-Two Punch
When Nécib sees Le Sommer making a through-run, she lets her fly. When Le Sommer sees Nécib at the top of the box, she’ll tee up Nécib’s remarkable long-range shot.
World Cup Players to Know: Yoreli Rincón, Colombia’s Unknown Prodigy
Since a breakout performance at the U20 World Cup in 2010, people have been comparing Yoreli Rincón to Marta. The only problem: We’ve still barely seen her play.
World Cup Players to Know: Ramona Bachmann, Switzerland’s Attacking Dynamo
She’s working with half the talent that fills out teams like France or Germany, but don’t be surprised if we see something crazy from the Swiss Magician come June.