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Ballon d'Or winner Hegerberg not included in Norway's Women's World Cup squad

ESPN's Julie Foudy joins Golic & Wingo to talk favourites to win the 2019 Women's World Cup and her new podcast Laughter Permitted.

Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg, who has chosen not to play for Norway since 2017, has been left out of their squad for the Women's World Cup in France.

The Lyon striker has not featured for Norway since they were knocked out of the Women's European Championship in 2017 without scoring a goal.

The 23-year-old, who became the inaugural winner of the women's Ballon d'Or award last December, has taken a stand against her home federation because of frustrations with the state of women's game in Norway.

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Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg unveils perfect boots to commemorate her golden achievement

Ada Hegerberg will look every inch the Ballon d'Or winner the next time she steps out onto the pitch after being furnished with a sparkling pair of celebratory boots.

The prolific Lyon striker became the inaugural winner of the Women's Ballon d'Or award earlier this month, thus adding to the UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe award she won in 2016 and the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year trophy she received in 2017.

Anyway, next time the 23-year-old Norwegian leads the line for Lyon, she will...

Christen Press gives U.S. women victory in Norway

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SANDEFJORD, Norway -- Christen Press scored to help the U.S. women's national team beat Norway 1-0 on Sunday.

Press broke through in the 60th minute with her 42nd international goal. She ran onto a long pass from Becky Sauerbrunn and finished with her first touch in the Norway box.

Mallory Pugh, a 19-year-old who earlier this year decided to go pro rather than play college soccer at UCLA, injured her ankle in warm-ups, according to U.S. Soccer. She was replaced in the starting lineup by Meghan Klingenberg.

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Germany win first-ever ABBA penalty shootout in Women's Under-17 semis

The "ABBA" penalty shootout system was used for the first time on Thursday as part of a trial sanctioned by football's lawmakers, the International Football Association Board (IFAB).

UEFA opted to test it at the both the men's and women's European Under-17 Championship this month, and the women's semifinal between Germany and Norway was the first tie to go to penalty kicks.

Germany came out on top 3-2 on spot kicks to go through to the final, where they will meet Spain.

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Ada Hegerberg's two goals lift Norway past Ivory Coast

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MONCTON, New Brunswick -- Ada Hegerberg scored twice to secure Norway's berth in the knockout stage of the Women's World Cup with a 3-1 win over Ivory Coast on Monday.

Norway moves on as the second team from Group B behind Germany, and it will play the second team from Group F on June 22.

Hegerberg scored the opening goal for Norway in the 6th minute, beating Ivory Coast goalkeeper Cynthia Djohore at the near post. Hegerberg added her second with a left-footed kick in the 62nd minute, and Solveig...