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Wednesday Roundup: Nine USWNT players named to Women’s World XI shortlist

Wednesday Roundup: Nine USWNT players named to Women’s World XI shortlist

The Equalizer Staff February 22, 2017 124

Also in today’s roundup, Herdman announces Canada’s Algarve Cup squad, Portland re-signs Menges and Shim, the U.S. U-18 WNT continues to win in England and Cal alumna Emma Fletcher heads to Norway FIFPro, the

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Monday Roundup: Lauren Holiday opens up about brain surgery, recovery

Monday Roundup: Lauren Holiday opens up about brain surgery, recovery

The Equalizer Staff February 20, 2017 63

Also in today’s roundup, Abby Wambach announces engagement, Colombia’s first women’s professional league kicks off inaugural season, Michele Vasconcelos postpones rookie season, Chicago finalizes preseason schedule and Savannah Jordan scores a hat trick in professional

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Thursday roundup: US Soccer names Hickey as Director of Girls’ Development Academy

Thursday roundup: US Soccer names Hickey as Director of Girls’ Development Academy

The Equalizer Staff February 16, 2017 13

Also in today’s roundup, the Pride re-sign four players, Dagny Brynjarsdottir named to Iceland’s Algarve roster, FIFA dismisses Tatjana Haenni and Liverpool Ladies re-sign Murray U.S. Soccer announced its hiring of Miriam Hickey as the

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Melbourne City repeats as W-League Champions

Melbourne City repeats as W-League Champions

Tim Grainey February 12, 2017 12

Melbourne City used goals from two of their Seattle Reign loanees to defeat host Perth Glory 2-0 on Sunday, February 12th to win the Westfield W-League Grand Final for the second time in their

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Monday Roundup: 2017 NWSL match ball revealed

Monday Roundup: 2017 NWSL match ball revealed

The Equalizer Staff February 6, 2017 21

Also in today’s roundup, Crystal Dunn debuts for Chelsea, weather cancels Canada-Mexico friendly and Rae Dower resigns as Canberra United head coach At Thursday’s joint press conference with NWSL and A+E Networks, most of the

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Perth Glory, Melbourne City advance to W-League Grand Final

Perth Glory, Melbourne City advance to W-League Grand Final

Tim Grainey February 5, 2017 19

  Perth Glory 5, Sydney FC 1 Perth Glory advanced to their second Westfield W-League Grand Final in three seasons with an emphatic 5-1 home victory over Sydney FC in front of 1,592 fans

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Monday Roundup: Breakers sign Canadian forward Adriana Leon

Monday Roundup: Breakers sign Canadian forward Adriana Leon

The Equalizer Staff January 30, 2017 59

Also in today’s roundup, Stephanie Verdoia signs with Vifdamene of Norway after being waived by Boston Today, the Boston Breakers announced the signing of Canadian forward Adriana Leon for the upcoming season. Leon returns

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Canberra wins Premiership, City clinches playoff berth

Canberra wins Premiership, City clinches playoff berth

Tim Grainey January 29, 2017 10

Melbourne City 2, Newcastle Jets 0 Reigning champions Melbourne City won its second game in a row after going winless for six consecutive matches to clinch a playoff spot over Newcastle Jets (2-0) on

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Carlyn Baldwin chasing full-time soccer dream

Carlyn Baldwin chasing full-time soccer dream

Jennifer Gordon January 26, 2017 42

It’s not too uncommon this time of year to see former college players announce they’ve signed contracts to play in Europe. With the 2017 NWSL draft over, it makes sense for those players who

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Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 72

Also in today’s roundup, Carlyn Baldwin foregoes senior year to turn pro, Hope Solo gives followers a peak into her recovery and two NWSL assistant coaches take on new responsibilities Over the weekend The

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