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New DC team named Washington Spirit

New DC team named Washington Spirit

Jeff Kassouf December 11, 2012 10

Washington Spirit is the new women’s professional soccer team based out of the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boyds, Md. in the new women’s professional soccer league. The team is owned by the same group which

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Report: League will be Women’s Professional Soccer Association

Report: League will be Women’s Professional Soccer Association

Jeff Kassouf December 11, 2012 15

The new, yet-to-be-named women’s professional soccer league will be called the Women’s Professional Soccer Association, according to a report. If true, the name would be a close spin-off to the previous league, Women’s Professional

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Lisa Cole discusses return to Breakers, new league

Lisa Cole discusses return to Breakers, new league

Meg Linehan December 9, 2012 22

The Boston Breakers announced on Friday that Lisa Cole would be returning as head coach in 2013 for the inaugural season of the new women’s professional league.  After leading the team to their best

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This Week in Women’s Soccer: Dec. 8

This Week in Women’s Soccer: Dec. 8

Jeff Kassouf December 8, 2012 2

This Week in Women’s Soccer on the North American Soccer Network is back with former U.S. international and Olympic gold medalist Cat Whitehill and I talking about the latest happenings in women’s soccer. This

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Andonovski named FC Kansas City head coach

Andonovski named FC Kansas City head coach

Dan Lauletta December 5, 2012 4

FC Kansas City will launch as a brand new team next spring, but it still managed to promote from within to come up with its first head coach. Vlatko Andonovski, an assistant with the

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Leroux committed to new professional league

Leroux committed to new professional league

Tim Grainey December 4, 2012 6

GLENDALE, Ariz. — The U.S. women’s national team defeated the Republic of Ireland 2-0 on Saturday to remain unbeaten on their Fan Tribute Tour celebrating their Olympic Gold Medal last summer in London. The

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Names of Seattle, DC teams unclear

Names of Seattle, DC teams unclear

Jeff Kassouf November 30, 2012 15

For a while it looked pretty clear that the Freedom name was going to return with the inclusion of the Washington, D.C. market in the new women’s professional soccer league. The DC Freedom Twitter

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FC Kansas City president discusses new team

FC Kansas City president discusses new team

Dan Lauletta November 30, 2012 8

We recently caught up with Brian Budzinski, president of the Major Indoor Soccer League’s Missouri Comets and the newly founded FC Kansas City club, which will begin play next Spring in a brand new

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Bailey named league executive director

Bailey named league executive director

Jeff Kassouf November 29, 2012 1

U.S. Soccer announced on Thursday that former U.S. women’s national team general manager Cheryl Bailey will serve as executive director of the new women’s soccer league set to begin in 2013. Bailey was the

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Destination Cascadia

Destination Cascadia

Richard Farley November 29, 2012 21

PORTLAND, Ore. – The crowd of 10,042 was a disappointment by Timbers’ standards, Portland’s Major League Soccer franchise having sold out every first division game over their two years at Jeld-Wen Field, but given

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