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The Lowdown:  No 3-5-2 in NWSL…yet

The Lowdown: No 3-5-2 in NWSL…yet

Dan Lauletta April 18, 2017 11

For months, no conversation about domestic women’s soccer tactics could get off the ground without referencing the 3-5-2. Ever since U.S. coach Jill Ellis decreed it the new world order of the national team

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Point by Point: So how was your Week 1 go90 experience?

Point by Point: So how was your Week 1 go90 experience?

Dan Lauletta and Allison Lee April 17, 2017 28

Saturday’s opening of NWSL season number five came complete with the debut of a national game of the week on Lifetime as well as the new streaming arrangement with the go90 app. The Lifetime

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NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

Ray Curren April 17, 2017 110

On this Easter holiday, the women’s soccer community is certainly thankful to have a professional league, one that appears to be stable and in little danger of collapsing rapidly as its two predecessors did,

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NWSL Monday Morning Wakeup: Week 1

NWSL Monday Morning Wakeup: Week 1

The Equalizer Staff April 17, 2017 25

Here’s your Monday Morning Wakeup for Week 1 of the 2017 NWSL season: 2017 NWSL Standings W L D GF GA PTS Houston Dash 1 0 0 2 0 3 Portland Thorns FC 1

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Thorns beat Pride in front of 16,000 plus in Portland

Thorns beat Pride in front of 16,000 plus in Portland

Allison Lee April 15, 2017 79

It was an historic day in Portland as the Portland Thorns defeated the Orlando Pride, 2-0, in the league’s first ever Lifetime Game of the Week. The game took place before an audience of

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Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Chelsey Bush April 14, 2017 41

We’re ba-ack! After what felt like the longest offseason ever (but don’t they all?), which saw blockbuster trades, groundbreaking signings, and an old team become new again, the fifth season of the NWSL is

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Lee: NWSL missed the mark with go90

Lee: NWSL missed the mark with go90

Allison Lee April 13, 2017 318

On Tuesday night, after Dan Lauletta tweeted that Verizon may be involved in the live streaming of NWSL matches this season, I went to the Verizon go90 app on my phone and searched for

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NWSL makes it official, will stream matches on go90 app

NWSL makes it official, will stream matches on go90 app

The Equalizer Staff April 13, 2017 88

NWSL has announced details for matches to be streamed this season via the Verizon go90 app. All 98 games not otherwise being broadcast live on Lifetime will be streamed live and on demand.  International

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Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

The Equalizer Staff April 12, 2017 48

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP: MARTA, HEATH, ERCEG TO MISS OPENERS, COX NAMED TO REIGN STAFF, SEATTLE ADDS HAHN, AND TEAMS DEBUT KITS North Carolina head coach Paul Riley has received a fine and a

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Portland Thorns season preview: the best is yet to come

Portland Thorns season preview: the best is yet to come

Meg Linehan April 12, 2017 149

Portland Thorns FC 2016: 12-5-3, 41 pts (1st place) Playoffs: Qualified, semifinal loss to Western New York Flash Head Coach: Mark Parsons Home Ground: Providence Park The story of ’16 Last year at this

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