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Surprise in Seattle following Reign FC NWSL allocations

Surprise in Seattle following Reign FC NWSL allocations

Liviu Bird January 11, 2013 13

Talking about the National Women’s Soccer League allocation, the key word out of Seattle on Friday was “surprise.” “I think there were some surprises in the process,” Seattle Reign FC general manager said in

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Portland Thorns FC nabs cream of the crop in NWSL allocation

Portland Thorns FC nabs cream of the crop in NWSL allocation

Liviu Bird January 11, 2013 18

If the National Women’s Soccer League allocation is anything to go by, Portland Thorns FC is the early favorite to win the first league championship. With Alex Morgan, Christine Sinclair and Tobin Heath headlining

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Crystal Dunn wins MAC Hermann Trophy

Crystal Dunn wins MAC Hermann Trophy

Jeff Kassouf January 11, 2013 3

North Carolina junior midfielder Crystal Dunn won the MAC Hermann Trophy as the best player of the 2012 college soccer season. Dunn kicked off the season away with the United States Under-20 team, which

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NWSL allocates US, Mexican, Canadian players to designated teams

NWSL allocates US, Mexican, Canadian players to designated teams

Liviu Bird January 11, 2013 56

A month and a half after the franchise locations and format of the National Women’s Soccer League was made public, each club now knows which national team players will be on its roster. The

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Tweet of the day: Hope Solo jokes about playing in Boston

Tweet of the day: Hope Solo jokes about playing in Boston

Jeff Kassouf January 11, 2013 12

This one was funny, really. Hope Solo tweeted on Thursday to tease the Twitterverse about where she might be allocated in the National Women’s Soccer League. Her joke? Maybe she could play in Boston.

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FC Kansas City unveils new logo

FC Kansas City unveils new logo

Jeff Kassouf January 11, 2013 10

FC Kansas City unveiled a new logo on Thursday, the day before the team’s first official players will be announced in the allocation of U.S., Canadian and Mexican national team players. Here is the

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