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Flash hammer Breakers 4-0; Lynn Williams brace

Flash hammer Breakers 4-0; Lynn Williams brace

The Equalizer Staff May 27, 2016 64

The Western New York Flash scored their second blowout win in seven days, blasting the Breakers 4-0 on Friday night. Lynn Williams scored twice in less than a minute to turn a 1-0 lead

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Massive rain postpones Friday’s Dash-Spirit match

Massive rain postpones Friday’s Dash-Spirit match

Dan Lauletta May 27, 2016 10

Severe storming and heavy rain forced Friday’s Houston Dash match against the Washington Spirit to be postponed. The league did not announce a makeup date. Rain hammered Houston for much of Friday and was

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Week 7 Preview:  NWSL top five face bottom five

Week 7 Preview: NWSL top five face bottom five

Dan Lauletta May 27, 2016 178

The NWSL season is 30% in the books and already there is only one team closer than five points from the playoff zone. And as luck would have it, the five top teams square

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Reign draw Arsenal 1-1; Fishlock returns

Reign draw Arsenal 1-1; Fishlock returns

The Equalizer Staff May 27, 2016 266

Bev Yanez scored a blistering goal in the 17th minute but a Pablos Sanchon penalty cancelled it out and Seattle Reign FC played to a 1-1 draw against Laura Harvey’s former side, Arsenal Ladies.

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Little wins BBC Women’s Footballer of Year award

Little wins BBC Women’s Footballer of Year award

The Equalizer Staff May 24, 2016 4

Seattle Reign FC midfielder Kim Little has been selected as the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year for 2016, beating out Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit, French midfielder Amandine Henry, U.S. midfielder Carli Lloyd and

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The Lowdown:  Observations from NWSL Week 6

The Lowdown: Observations from NWSL Week 6

Dan Lauletta May 24, 2016 109

If you speak to coaches and other people around NWSL, chances are you will collect a wide variety of opinions about the relative abilities of the 10 clubs. Some don’t think the Spirit or

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Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Jeff Kassouf May 23, 2016 122

Amandine Henry says she cannot wait to play with Portland Thorns FC in the National Women’s Soccer League, a league she says is much more competitive than the one in France. Henry played nine

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NWSL Week In Review: Sermanni Redemption Tour Continues

NWSL Week In Review: Sermanni Redemption Tour Continues

Ray Curren May 23, 2016 208

Tom Sermanni was hired to coach the U.S. national team on Oct. 30, 2012 (he actually started on Jan. 1, 2013). He was fired on April 5, 2014 and finished with a record of

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Hoy Brace Lifts Red Stars Over Seattle, Into Tie For First

Hoy Brace Lifts Red Stars Over Seattle, Into Tie For First

The Equalizer Staff May 22, 2016 290

After 54 minutes of scoreless soccer, Chicago forward Jennifer Hoy scored twice in 12 minutes to lift the Red Stars over Seattle Reign FC, 2-1, in front of 4,056 spectators Sunday evening at Memorial

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Breakers earn first win of season, beat Kansas City 1-0

Breakers earn first win of season, beat Kansas City 1-0

The Equalizer Staff May 22, 2016 81

FC Kansas City visited the Boston Breakers on Sunday evening in a matchup of the only winless teams in the NWSL. Kansas City came into the match with only two points through five games, while

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