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Grainey: NWSL players had big impact Down Under

Grainey: NWSL players had big impact Down Under

Tim Grainey February 19, 2014 42

Season six of Australia’s Westfield W-League is headed to the Grand Final this weekend after a dramatic weekend of semifinal play that was covered in NWSL fingerprints. We review the semi-professional league’s 2013-14 season

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The Lowdown:  Dissecting the club/country conflict

The Lowdown: Dissecting the club/country conflict

Dan Lauletta February 12, 2014 35

The schedule is out.  The rosters are more or less assembled.  The final announcements about venues have been made—we think.  And pre-season is now less than one month away.  The longest offseason in sports

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Team-by-team breakdown: 2014 NWSL schedule

Team-by-team breakdown: 2014 NWSL schedule

The Equalizer Staff February 7, 2014 28

The 2014 NWSL schedule was finally released on Friday.  As expected the season opens Saturday, April 12 and runs through Sunday, August 17 after which there will be two weekends of playoffs.  Of the

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NWSL announces complete 2014 schedule

NWSL announces complete 2014 schedule

The Equalizer Staff February 7, 2014 37

The Houston Dash will open their NWSL existence by hosting the champion Portland Thorns FC at BBVA Compass Stadium on April 12 (8 p.m. EDT).  The Spirit, Reign, and FC Kansas City will also

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Houston Dash unveil jerseys, score five-year sponsorship with BBVA Compass

Houston Dash unveil jerseys, score five-year sponsorship with BBVA Compass

The Equalizer Staff February 7, 2014 16

The Houston Dash have revealed the kits they will wear in their inaugural NWSL season, but more importantly, the expansion team has signed a five-year jersey sponsorship deal with BBVA Compass, the Houston Business

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Dash sign Sameshima, first NWSL player from Japan

Dash sign Sameshima, first NWSL player from Japan

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2014 72

The Houston Dash have made their first dip into the international market, inking World Cup champion Aya Sameshima to a contract. A left-sided defender or midfielder for Japan, Samashima appeared in five WPS matches

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Canetti: Dash to announce Japanese player signing

Canetti: Dash to announce Japanese player signing

Jeff Kassouf January 22, 2014 49

The Houston Dash are close to signing a Japanese international player, club president Chris Canetti said on CSN Houston show “Sports Talk Live” on Tuesday. That would mark the league’s first Japanese player in

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The Lowdown: Philly draft conjures 2010 memories

The Lowdown: Philly draft conjures 2010 memories

Dan Lauletta January 22, 2014 22

The soccer world descended on Philadelphia last week for the NSCAA Coaches Convention.  The NWSL College Draft was a tiny blip on the radar at the convention, but for fans of the women’s game

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GKs LeBlanc, McLeod ready for new opportunities

GKs LeBlanc, McLeod ready for new opportunities

Harjeet Johal January 22, 2014 13

VANCOUVER, Canada — A pair of Canadian goalkeepers have found new homes during the NWSL silly season. Erin McLeod, and Karina LeBlanc both ended up being traded earlier this month. McLeod will be back-stopping

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Draft grades: KC strikes gold, others underwhelm

Draft grades: KC strikes gold, others underwhelm

Steve Bruno and Jen Gordon January 22, 2014 64

Friday’s NWSL College Draft featured one of the most talented classes of college players ever to vie for the pro ranks. Of the 36 spots, a quarter of those were filled by players from

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