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NWSL free agency officially begins

NWSL free agency officially begins

Meg Linehan January 25, 2013 5

The free agency window for the National Women’s Soccer League is officially open. The signing period will be open for the eight teams of the league until January 31. As originally reported, teams will

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Hope Solo: ‘I want to bring the city a championship, and I want to bring notoriety to the game’

Hope Solo: ‘I want to bring the city a championship, and I want to bring notoriety to the game’

Liviu Bird January 24, 2013 14

SEATTLE — United States national team and Seattle Reign FC goalkeeper Hope Solo met with a handful of reporters on Thursday, where she answered questions about her personal life, women’s professional soccer and everything

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Seattle Reign FC announces Starfire Stadium as home venue

Seattle Reign FC announces Starfire Stadium as home venue

Liviu Bird January 23, 2013 36

SEATTLE — Starfire Stadium in Tukwila, Wash., could be home to two high-profile women’s soccer teams this summer. Seattle Reign FC announced on Wednesday that it would play its home games at Starfire, where

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The Lowdown: Top 13 free agents in 2013

The Lowdown: Top 13 free agents in 2013

Dan Lauletta January 22, 2013 30

The National Women’s Soccer League appears determined to make stocking rosters as difficult and convoluted as possible. The current process is free agency although it is not clear when teams will actually begin signing

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Tobin Heath signs six-month deal with PSG

Tobin Heath signs six-month deal with PSG

Dan Lauletta January 22, 2013 46

Tobin Heath has signed a six-month contract with Paris Saint-Germain. The Equalizer has confirmed the length of the contract and that Heath will join Portland Thorns FC in the NWSL when the contract expires.

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Report: Flash to receive $24K for allocation shortage

Report: Flash to receive $24K for allocation shortage

Jeff Kassouf January 22, 2013 4

The National Women’s Soccer League has reportedly decided how it will compensate the Western New York Flash for allocating the team one less player (six) than each of the other seven teams in the

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FC Kansas City gets top choice in Mewis

FC Kansas City gets top choice in Mewis

Dan Lauletta January 21, 2013 7

Many draft prognosticators had Kristie Mewis tabbed as the best player available and most likely to be taken with the first pick. So when the Red Stars and Spirit passed on her FC Kansas

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Tom Sermanni talks USWNT, NWSL

Tom Sermanni talks USWNT, NWSL

Jeff Kassouf January 19, 2013 9

INDIANAPOLIS — Tom Sermanni will coach his first game as United States women’s national team head coach on Feb. 9 against Scotland. He was named the new coach of the three-time defending Olympic gold

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Osborne, Henderson, Long reveal teams

Osborne, Henderson, Long reveal teams

Jeff Kassouf January 19, 2013 4

Free agency has begun — sort of. As we explained in the past couple of days, “free agency” in the NWSL won’t be so “free.” Each team will have the ability to sign four

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Bailey: Next step is free agency, supplemental draft

Bailey: Next step is free agency, supplemental draft

Jeff Kassouf January 18, 2013 17

INDIANAPOLIS — Looks like NWSL free agency is set to move forward — with a lot less emphasis on the “free” for a good number of players. With the exception of the Western New

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