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Friday roundup: Amandine Henry back to France on loan

Friday roundup: Amandine Henry back to France on loan

The Equalizer Staff January 27, 2017 275

Also in today’s roundup, the Spirit re-sign Caprice Dydasco, the Breakers waive Stephanie Verdoia and the Courage release their away jerseys The Portland Thorns and Paris Saint-Germain announced Friday that Amandine Henry is going

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Wednesday Roundup: NWSL min salary to more than double

Wednesday Roundup: NWSL min salary to more than double

The Equalizer Staff January 25, 2017 102

Also in today’s roundup, the U.S. U-19s go to camp and former no. 2 pick Tiffany McCarty goes to Norway An NWSL spokesperson confirmed to The Equalizer on Wednesday that the league’s minimum salary

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Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 58

Recently drafted rookies Kailen Sheridan and Nichelle Prince are the new faces among 10 allocated to NWSL by the Canadian Soccer Association on Wednesday. Sheridan was drafted No. 23 by Sky Blue FC and

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Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 72

Also in today’s roundup, Carlyn Baldwin foregoes senior year to turn pro, Hope Solo gives followers a peak into her recovery and two NWSL assistant coaches take on new responsibilities Over the weekend The

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The Lowdown: Amanda Duffy and the growing NWSL

The Lowdown: Amanda Duffy and the growing NWSL

Dan Lauletta January 24, 2017 15

In an NWSL offseason highlighted in part by prominent players heading to Europe, there has been one high profile addition that has flown under the radar. Amanda Duffy came in unannounced through the side

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Spirit trade Diana Matheson to Seattle Reign FC

Spirit trade Diana Matheson to Seattle Reign FC

Dan Lauletta January 23, 2017 72

The Washington Spirit continued their offseason shakeup on Monday, trading Diana Matheson to the Seattle Reign FC. In return the Spirit acquire the draft rights to No. 26 overall pick Arielle Ship as well

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Can Spirit’s draft picks ease off-season woes?

Can Spirit’s draft picks ease off-season woes?

Jennifer Gordon January 22, 2017 64

Unlike most of this NWSL off-season, the Washington Spirit did not dominate headlines at the 2017 draft. After offloading two first-round picks in exchange for Kristie Mewis, Kassey Kallman and the first spot in

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The Lowdown: Thoughts from the 2017 draft experience

The Lowdown: Thoughts from the 2017 draft experience

Dan Lauletta January 17, 2017 130

With a little help from the cozy locale in Southern California, the fifth NWSL draft achieved a new milestone when all 10 players selected in the 1st round were in attendance. After each of

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Crystal Dunn discusses move to Chelsea, future

Crystal Dunn discusses move to Chelsea, future

Dan Lauletta January 16, 2017 35

Crystal Dunn is on an 18-month contract with Chelsea Ladies and will join the English club at the conclusion of camp with the United States, she confirmed to a small group of reporters last

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Bush’s 2017 NWSL draft review by team

Bush’s 2017 NWSL draft review by team

Chelsey Bush January 16, 2017 74

Last Thursday, NWSL staff, media, players, and fans gathered in Los Angeles for an exhaustive four hour-plus session in which they chose 40 women, from a list of 206, who will get the chance

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