US World Cup superstar Rapinoe wins women's Ballon d'Or

2019-12-02 22:33

United States World Cup icon Megan Rapinoe won the women's Ballon d'Or prize at an awards ceremony in Paris.

Messi, Rapinoe expected to take Ballon d'Or honours

2019-12-01 06:59

The biggest names in world football will descend on Paris for the 2019 Ballon d'Or ceremony, with Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe tipped to leave with the honours.

Rapinoe named but Modric, Neymar miss out on Ballon D'Or shortlist

2019-10-21 22:59

While Megan Rapinoe is the leading candidate for the women's Ballon D'Or, the holder of the men's award, Luka Modric, and Neymar missed out.

Rapinoe shines brightest at story-packed women's World Cup

2019-07-08 07:50

The United States cemented their position as the dominant force in women's football on Sunday by winning their fourth World Cup in eight editions.

'Uniquely American' Rapinoe unfazed by Trump spat

2019-07-03 21:41

United States attacker Megan Rapinoe has batted back accusations that she is unpatriotic, describing herself as "uniquely American".

Rapinoe fires USA into women's World Cup semi-finals

2019-06-28 23:03

Megan Rapinoe fired the United States into the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup with a brace that downed hosts France in Paris.

USA's fearless Rapinoe takes on France - and president Trump

2019-06-27 09:58

Fearless and ferocious, Megan Rapinoe finds herself facing battles on and off the field as US co-captain at the women's Soccer World Cup.

Trump tells US women's soccer star Rapinoe not to 'disrespect' country

2019-06-26 17:07

Donald Trump hit back at US Women's World Cup soccer star Megan Rapinoe after she said she'd not go the White House, telling her not to show "disrespect."


Trail-blazer Rapinoe eyes honours sweep at Ballon d'Or

2019-12-01 15:35

Megan Rapinoe will complete an unprecedented clean sweep of honours if the trailblazing World Cup star adds the Women's Ballon d'Or to her collection of accolades.

Lyon in talks to buy Megan Rapinoe's Reign FC team

2019-11-26 06:34

American superstar Megan Rapinoe's team Reign FC are in negotiations to be bought out by the owners of current women's European champions Lyon.

Rapinoe wins FIFA's Women's Player of the Year award

2019-09-23 22:21

Megan Rapinoe has won The Best FIFA Women's Player award, beating fellow World Cup winner Alex Morgan and England's Lucy Bronze.

Rapinoe wins Golden Ball, Golden Boot at women's World Cup

2019-07-07 20:42

Megan Rapinoe made it a special hat-trick as she won Golden Ball and Golden Boot at the women's World Cup after scoring as the USA beat the Netherlands to retain their title.

US star Rapinoe accepts House invite after snubbing Trump

2019-06-29 18:59

Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invitation to visit the House of Representatives just days after saying she would refuse a similar offer from President Donald Trump.

Rapinoe 'stands by' White House boycott threat

2019-06-27 17:47

US Women's World Cup co-captain Megan Rapinoe has confirmed that she would not visit the White House despite criticism from President Donald Trump.

Rapinoe, European power and VAR dominate noisy World Cup rest day

2019-06-26 22:52

The headlines at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday were dominated by a man who is not playing or even in France.

13-0 win 'part of growing the game', says USA captain

2019-06-12 07:33

United States captain Megan Rapinoe said hammering Thailand 13-0 in the Women's World Cup was all "part of growing the game".

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