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  1. Five Olympic questions with Abby Wambach

    Aug 18, 2015, 10:50 AM EDT

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    Could Wambach skip the Olympic qualifying tournament in February and still try to play in Rio?

  2. Abby Wambach ‘planning on playing’ in Rio, ‘still need time to decide’

    Jul 29, 2015, 1:53 PM EDT

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    It would be tougher for Wambach to make the Rio Olympic team than the 2015 World Cup team.

  3. Neymar: I told Barcelona I want to play in Rio Olympics

    Jul 26, 2015, 3:21 PM EDT

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    Brazil’s coach has said Neymar’s Olympic participation is dependent on talks with Barcelona.

  4. Fiji set for breakout (record-breaking?) Rio 2016 Olympics

    Jul 13, 2015, 12:49 PM EDT

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    It could have six times as many Olympians in Rio as it did in London.

  5. Christie Rampone open to fifth Olympics in 2016, age record

    Jul 12, 2015, 10:04 AM EDT

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    Rampone is on the roster bubble for early Olympic team projections.

  6. Carol Heiss Jenkins writes letter to U.S. women’s soccer team

    Jul 10, 2015, 4:52 PM EDT

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    The Olympic figure skating champion couldn’t come to the parade due to health reasons.

  7. Will Abby Wambach play in Rio?

    Jul 6, 2015, 4:08 PM EDT

    Abby Wambach

    After finally becoming World Cup champion, Wambach is unsure about her Olympic future.

  8. Cristiano Ronaldo ‘a possibility’ for Rio 2016 Olympics

    Jun 30, 2015, 9:19 AM EDT

    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Ronaldo debuted at the Olympics two years before his first World Cup.

  9. Four European nations qualify for 2016 Olympic men’s soccer tournament

    Jun 25, 2015, 8:46 AM EDT

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    Two World Cup winners reportedly expressed desire to come out of international retirement for the Rio Games.

  10. Germany, France earn 2016 Olympic women’s soccer spots; playoff for others

    Jun 24, 2015, 8:54 AM EDT

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    The U.S. can’t qualify for Rio 2016 at the World Cup.

  11. Predicting U.S. Olympic women’s soccer roster based off World Cup

    Jun 9, 2015, 4:48 PM EDT

    Abby Wambach

    Will anybody not on the World Cup team make the Olympic team?

  12. Abby Wambach on Rio Olympics: That’s a decision for next year

    Apr 2, 2015, 2:35 PM EDT

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    It would be much tougher for Wambach to make the 2016 Olympic team than the 2015 World Cup team.

  13. No Great Britain soccer teams for Rio Olympics

    Mar 31, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT

    Daniel Sturridge

    England FA couldn’t get backing from the three other federations.

  14. Manaus approved as Rio 2016 Olympic soccer venue by FIFA

    Mar 16, 2015, 8:45 AM EDT


    FIFA previously opposed Manaus being included in the Olympics because of its distance from Rio de Janeiro.

  15. England FA hopes to qualify soccer teams for Rio Olympics

    Mar 2, 2015, 4:59 PM EDT

    Team GB

    Team GB’s men and women were ousted in the 2012 Olympic quarterfinals.

  16. Rio Olympics propose Manaus as soccer venue; FIFA opposes

    Feb 12, 2015, 1:30 PM EDT


    Manaus is 1,800 miles northwest of Rio de Janeiro.

  17. Pele jokes about Olympics upon hospital release

    Dec 9, 2014, 12:34 PM EDT


    “I am preparing for the Olympics! Three professionals can play in the Olympics. I’m one of the three!”

  18. Cyclist Rui Costa wins Portugal Sportsman of the Year; Ronaldo not a finalist

    Nov 13, 2014, 7:59 AM EDT

    Rui Costa

    Ronaldo has never won Portugal’s Sportsman of the Year.

  19. Zlatan Ibrahimovic eyes 2016 Olympics

    Nov 12, 2014, 9:12 AM EDT

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    Sweden hasn’t qualified for the Olympic men’s soccer tournament since 1992.

  20. Alpine skiers beaten out for Austria Sportsman of the Year award

    Oct 31, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT

    Marcel Hirscher

    Bayern Munich soccer player won by a single point.

  21. Neymar will be on Brazil’s Olympic soccer team, coach says

    Oct 31, 2014, 8:33 AM EDT


    But Neymar’s status for Rio 2016 is still very much in question.

  22. Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale have Olympic 100m final speed, Liverpool manager says

    Oct 20, 2014, 10:54 AM EDT

    Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale

    How fast would they have to traverse the Bernabeu to have Olympic 100m final speed?

  23. Landon Donovan and the Olympics

    Oct 9, 2014, 2:17 PM EDT

    Landon Donovan

    Donovan was youngest member of the 2000 U.S. Olympic men’s soccer team, one month before his first USMNT cap.

  24. Great Britain men’s soccer team unlikely for 2016 Olympics, says Coe

    Oct 7, 2014, 1:03 PM EDT

    Daniel Sturridge

    Team GB had an Olympic soccer team for the first time in 52 years in 2012.