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Why are female coaches still a rarity in women’s soccer?

Why are female coaches still a rarity in women’s soccer?

Jennifer Beekman April 27, 2017 47

A longtime coach at the highest level of women’s soccer in the United States, second-year Washington Spirit head coach Jim Gabarra said he’s always believed in the importance of offering opportunities for women and

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The Lowdown: Professional women’s soccer returns to North Carolina

The Lowdown: Professional women’s soccer returns to North Carolina

Dan Lauletta April 25, 2017 30

As Christine Sinclair writhed in pain after taking a high challenge from Yuri Karamura, one of the younger fans in attendance could be heard shouting to the Canadian great that she was not in

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Seattle cruises to easy victory over Houston

Seattle cruises to easy victory over Houston

Chelsey Bush April 23, 2017 28

Seattle fans were treated to a lopsided goalfest as the Reign had their way with the Houston Dash in a 5-1 victory. Jess Fishlock opened the scoring in the 18th minute when she received the

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Point by Point: Week 2 storylines

Point by Point: Week 2 storylines

Dan Lauletta and Meg Linehan April 22, 2017 31

The excitement that surrounded the opening of a new NWSL season was tempered a bit by streaming issues and two major injuries.  It’s time for Week 2. Dan Lauletta and Meg Linehan break down

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Run of Play: Keepers Are Doing It for Themselves

Run of Play: Keepers Are Doing It for Themselves

Chelsey Bush April 19, 2017 7

It’s always hard to temper expectations on opening weekend. A six-month offseason feels far longer, and the glimpses we get during preseason do little more than leave us salivating to see how the teams

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The Kronick Report: Daly curves one into the mainstream

The Kronick Report: Daly curves one into the mainstream

Hannah Kronick April 18, 2017 6

In the first week of the NWSL, we saw the league’s 10 teams combine to score nine goals. I chose three important goals from the weekend featuring a picture perfect shot, a finish that

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The Lowdown:  No 3-5-2 in NWSL…yet

The Lowdown: No 3-5-2 in NWSL…yet

Dan Lauletta April 18, 2017 11

For months, no conversation about domestic women’s soccer tactics could get off the ground without referencing the 3-5-2. Ever since U.S. coach Jill Ellis decreed it the new world order of the national team

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Point by Point: So how was your Week 1 go90 experience?

Point by Point: So how was your Week 1 go90 experience?

Dan Lauletta and Allison Lee April 17, 2017 28

Saturday’s opening of NWSL season number five came complete with the debut of a national game of the week on Lifetime as well as the new streaming arrangement with the go90 app. The Lifetime

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Scoby: FC Kansas City’s perfect hour

Scoby: FC Kansas City’s perfect hour

Ashley Scoby April 16, 2017 4

Two days before she suited up for her FC Kansas City debut, Sydney Leroux took to Instagram. Beneath a photo of herself in the FCKC kit, holding a team banner overhead, Leroux wrote, “It

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Three Things: Washington Spirit vs North Carolina Courage

Three Things: Washington Spirit vs North Carolina Courage

Jennifer Gordon April 16, 2017 17

En-Couraged by Debinha There’s no doubt that when it comes to internationals in the NWSL, it’s been hit or miss. While it’s certainly too early to tell  if she’ll be a hit, North Carolina

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