Oct 24, 2012, 9:03 AM EDT
U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati says an initial list of about 35 candidates to replace Pia Sundhage as women’s national team coach was culled to seven candidates, who have all now been interviewed. Following last night’s U.S. draw with Germany, the U.S. Soccer president told the NBC Sports Network team that he hopes to make the announcement by Nov. 1.
Gulati also told the NBC team about developments in the drive for a new, top-tier women’s professional league.
Here is the interview:
- What we learned from Tuesday’s U.S. win over Panama (19)
- Which U.S. men have locked up World Cup roster spots? (16)
- Three huge positives to take from USA’s convincing win over Panama (15)
- Broadcast of U.S. v. Panama was second highest audience for World Cup Qualifier (14)
- Marseille’s hideous away kit one of the worst of all time (14)
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- PBT: After blowing lead, can Spurs rebound in Game 7?
- PST: On-fire Altidore lifts USA over Honduras in WCQ
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- CSN: Celtics-Clippers KG, Rivers trade talks dead
- HBT: Mets' Wheeler goes six scoreless in MLB debut
- Lolo Jones' attempt at humor backfires
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- Play Video: The Hype: Bending the screen like Beckham
- Play Video: Galaxy's Rogers talks about coming out to the public