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The Lowdown: Is Joanna Lohman the most interesting player in NWSL?

The Lowdown: Is Joanna Lohman the most interesting player in NWSL?

Dan Lauletta February 28, 2017 17

On July 19, 1999 the U.S. national team accepted president Bill Clinton’s invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Cup championship. Their win nine days earlier and the World Cup that preceded

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NWSL releases 2017 home openers schedule

NWSL releases 2017 home openers schedule

The Equalizer Staff February 21, 2017 27

While fans will have to wait a little while longer for the full 2017 schedule, the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has released the schedule of 2017 season home openers. The list of home

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The Lowdown: Looking at 3 issues facing NWSL

The Lowdown: Looking at 3 issues facing NWSL

Dan Lauletta February 14, 2017 121

We’re not even two weeks out from NWSL announcing a major media deal with A+E and already the league is preparing for a crush of negativity with the expected move of Carli Lloyd to

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Friday Roundup: DiDi Haracic earns pro contract with Spirit

Friday Roundup: DiDi Haracic earns pro contract with Spirit

The Equalizer Staff February 10, 2017 12

Also in today’s roundup, China lands two African stars, Reign set preseason schedule, New Zealand names Cyprus Cup roster and more The Washington Spirit have signed longtime reserve goalkeeper DiDi Haracic to a professional

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Tuesday Roundup: Chicago Red Stars release new brand identity

Tuesday Roundup: Chicago Red Stars release new brand identity

The Equalizer Staff February 7, 2017 58

Also in today’s roundup, Spirit Girls DA plans to move forward without key partner clubs, Lifetime Canada announces it will not air NWSL games, Matheson and Brynjarsdottir battle injury ahead of NWSL season, and

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The Lowdown: My team could be good if…

The Lowdown: My team could be good if…

Dan Lauletta February 7, 2017 83

Remember soccer? Let’s talk about it for a bit. We’re about three weeks from really heating up on the women’s side with the SheBelieves Cup starting March 1 followed by NWSL preseason and a

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Friday Roundup: Pregnant Kelly Smith won’t play in farewell match

Friday Roundup: Pregnant Kelly Smith won’t play in farewell match

The Equalizer Staff February 3, 2017 13

Also in today’s roundup the Spirit fill out a coaching staff, Meg Morris runs, Australia deals with extreme heat, and T&T gets a financial lifeline Kelly Smith will not play in her own farewell

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Lauletta, Kronick discuss NWSL media partnership

Lauletta, Kronick discuss NWSL media partnership

Dan Lauletta and Hannah Kronick February 2, 2017 54

Thursday, NWSL announced a breakthrough agreement with A+E Networks that will see a weekly match broadcast on Lifetime every Saturday during the regular season over the next three years and makes A+E an investor

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Thursday Roundup: Sauerbrunn speaks out against Muslim ban

Thursday Roundup: Sauerbrunn speaks out against Muslim ban

The Equalizer Staff February 2, 2017 19

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP, SOLO TO APPEAR ON 60 MINUTES AND SPIRIT RELEASE PRESEASON SCHEDULE USWNT co-captain and defender Becky Sauerbrunn spoke out against the recent executive order issued by President Trump denying entry

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NWSL, A&E partnership underscores growth of WoSo

NWSL, A&E partnership underscores growth of WoSo

Evan Davis February 2, 2017 59

The WUSA was on its last legs in 2003 when the first part of the semifinal between the Atlanta Beat and San Diego Spirit didn’t go on the air. ESPN2 was carrying the game,

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