Women’s Soccer Team Earns Ticker-Tape Parade In NYC — And A Return To No. 1

Women’s Soccer Team Earns Ticker-Tape Parade In NYC — And A Return To No. 1

By Bill Chappell

It’s the first time any women’s team has been celebrated in New York’s famed Canyon of Heroes: Thousands are expected for a parade honoring the U.S. women’s national soccer team’s World Cup title.

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