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Spirit sign young US internationals Wells, Jones

Spirit sign young US internationals Wells, Jones

Jennifer Gordon February 7, 2013 1

The Washington Spirit added midfielder Ingrid Wells and goalkeeper Chantel Jones to its roster on Wednesday. Both Jones and Wells were members of the U.S. team that won the 2008 U-20 Women’s World Cup.

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Breakers add defensive depth with Kia McNeill

Breakers add defensive depth with Kia McNeill

Meg Linehan February 6, 2013 3

The Breakers announced their third free agent addition to the team’s roster today with the signing of Kia McNeill. She joins Cat Whitehill and Lianne Sanderson. McNeill will bolster the Boston defense while still

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NWSL boasts Canadian players, but not teams

NWSL boasts Canadian players, but not teams

Duane Rollins February 6, 2013 31

There is little doubt that having 16 full-time professional playing opportunities for members of the Canadian national team is in the best interest of Canadian women’s soccer. Prior to the Canadian Soccer Association’s involvement

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FC Kansas City announces home venue

FC Kansas City announces home venue

Jeff Kassouf February 6, 2013 14

FC Kansas City will play its home games at the 6,150-seat Shawnee Mission District Stadium in Overland Park, Kan., the team announced on Wednesday. The venue will be the third-largest in the National Women’s

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The Lowdown: Still waiting on free agent announcements

The Lowdown: Still waiting on free agent announcements

Dan Lauletta February 5, 2013 2

Five days after the deadline for NWSL clubs to submit their free agent signings less than half of these signings have been confirmed by the eight clubs. The crux of the holdup in U.S.

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Boston Breakers sign Lianne Sanderson

Boston Breakers sign Lianne Sanderson

Meg Linehan February 5, 2013 2

The Boston Breakers have signed Lianne Sanderson as a free agent, joining Cat Whitehill as officially on the roster. The last two free agent spots for the Breakers are still unannounced. Sanderson will add

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Bock relishes chance to play for Gabarra, Sky Blue FC

Bock relishes chance to play for Gabarra, Sky Blue FC

Dan Lauletta February 5, 2013 1

In four seasons of soccer since graduating from Notre Dame, Brittany Bock has played on four different club teams. So when it came time to figure out where she will play when the National

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Seattle Reign FC signs Welsh captain Jess Fishlock, former Sounder Kate Deines, 2 others

Seattle Reign FC signs Welsh captain Jess Fishlock, former Sounder Kate Deines, 2 others

Liviu Bird February 4, 2013 17

  SEATTLE — As part of the National Women’s Soccer League free-agent signing period, Seattle Reign FC announced four of its five signings on Monday. Wales captain Jess Fishlock, former Seattle Sounders Women defender

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Tobin Heath scores for PSG in league debut

Tobin Heath scores for PSG in league debut

Liviu Bird February 3, 2013 5

In her first league game since officially joining French team Paris Saint-Germain a little over a week ago, American midfielder Tobin Heath scored the team’s second goal in a 4-1 win. Fellow American Lindsey

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Fifth free agents don’t cut it as compensation

Fifth free agents don’t cut it as compensation

Jeff Kassouf February 3, 2013 36

Half of the eight NWSL teams have received the right to sign a fifth free agent as compensation for allocated national team players missing time with their respective teams. The fifth free agents have

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