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Gordon:  Thoughts from Sky Blue’s win over Spirit

Gordon: Thoughts from Sky Blue’s win over Spirit

Jennifer Gordon June 27, 2016 76

The Spirit fell for the first time at home this season, losing to Sky Blue 2-1 after a dismal first half. Meanwhile, Sky Blue used perhaps their greatest asset, speed, to earn three points

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Husted: Thoughts from FCKC-Reign 0-0 draw

Husted: Thoughts from FCKC-Reign 0-0 draw

Jeff Husted June 25, 2016 126

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Seattle Reign and FC Kansas City battled in the last two NWSL championships. If the season ended today, neither team would be included in post-season play. That being said,

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Women’s World Cup one year later: Cameroon

Women’s World Cup one year later: Cameroon

Kila Kehlabvem June 25, 2016 5

The Lionesses, as the Cameroon national team is called, did not sell for more than a franc prior to the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup. They were a little-known team from the Congo Basin.

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Week 10 preview:  Last call for USWNT players

Week 10 preview: Last call for USWNT players

Dan Lauletta June 24, 2016 34

This weekend is the final opportunity for NWSL fans to see their favorite United States national team players until after the Olympic break. Find who who is playing where and what the key matchups

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(Mid) Week 10 preview:  Amandine Henry to start?

(Mid) Week 10 preview: Amandine Henry to start?

Dan Lauletta June 22, 2016 58

For the first time this season, there is midweek action in NWSL and it will start with a bang. The Thorns will be trying to get half way to the finish line without a

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The Lowdown: ‘It’s over!’ Huerta breaks the Press hex

The Lowdown: ‘It’s over!’ Huerta breaks the Press hex

Dan Lauletta June 21, 2016 128

Rory Dames was addressing his team ahead of Saturday’s match against the Breakers when he turned his attention toward Sofia Huerta. The Red Stars head coach looked at his second-year forward and told her

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Soccer in Maryland, but hearts in Orlando

Soccer in Maryland, but hearts in Orlando

Jennifer Gordon June 20, 2016 84

BOYDS, Md. — Boosted by a strong first-half performance, the Washington Spirit earned its first victory in a month over the visiting Orlando Pride, 2-0 on Saturday. Although the game was important given both

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Week 9 Preview:  Will Crystal Dunn finally score?

Week 9 Preview: Will Crystal Dunn finally score?

Dan Lauletta June 17, 2016 89

The Spirit have sold out the SoccerPlex and are planning a tribute to the victims of last week’s night club shooting in Orlando before taking on the Pride for the first time ever. Once

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The Lowdown:  Vlatko Andonovski on FCKC transition

The Lowdown: Vlatko Andonovski on FCKC transition

Dan Lauletta June 15, 2016 53

Just about every time FC Kansas City has been and will be mentioned this season it comes with the addendum that they are two-time defending champions. And defending champions they are, if you look at

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Week 8 Preview:  Thorns, Red Stars to clash in Windy City

Week 8 Preview: Thorns, Red Stars to clash in Windy City

Dan Lauletta June 10, 2016 39

After a week without the U.S. internationals that included a rain out and a dark week for the FIFA window, NWSL is back in full swing for Week 8 with all 10 teams back

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