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NWSL Week 3 Preview: Injuries a factor

NWSL Week 3 Preview: Injuries a factor

Dan Lauletta April 24, 2015 17

It’s almost time to bid adieu to the U.S. World Cup players. But first three more matches to finish out Week 3. Saturday Portland Thorns (2-0-0) at Chicago Red Stars (1-0-0) 8:30 pm EDT,

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NWSL Mid-Week 3 Preview: Blues-Reign

NWSL Mid-Week 3 Preview: Blues-Reign

Dan Lauletta April 23, 2015 14

The first midweek match of the NWSL season is a good one. FC Kansas City will play at their new home, Swope Soccer Village, for the first time in a rematch of the 2014

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The Lowdown: The non-retirement decisions

The Lowdown: The non-retirement decisions

Dan Lauletta April 21, 2015 231

Retirements of young NWSL players was a hot topic during the offseason.  But there is no story when a player decides to keep playing.  This week we caught up with four players who are

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NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

Jeff Kassouf April 20, 2015 19

Week 2 in the National Women’s Soccer League brought some surprises and plenty of drama. Defending NWSL champions FC Kansas City now have two losses from two games this season after falling to the

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Long lifts Thorns past Flash, to second straight win

Long lifts Thorns past Flash, to second straight win

The Equalizer Staff April 18, 2015 47

Allie Long’s third goal of the season held up as the game-winner for Portland Thorns FC against the Western New York Flash on Saturday in front of 13,148 fans at Providence Park in Portland.

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NWSL Week 2 Preview: Full Saturday slate

NWSL Week 2 Preview: Full Saturday slate

Dan Lauletta April 17, 2015 43

After a stirring Week 1, NWSL is back at it with four more games, all Saturday on night.  In Washington, 2014 playoff teams look to avoid 0-2 while in New Jersey, last year’s non-playoff

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The Lowdown: 5 takeaways from NWSL Week 1

The Lowdown: 5 takeaways from NWSL Week 1

Dan Lauletta April 14, 2015 19

After traveling to the inaugural NWSL match in Kansas City two years ago and the maiden Dash match last April, the third season was the first in which I took in the entire opening

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NWSL weekend review: Goals, goals and blowouts

NWSL weekend review: Goals, goals and blowouts

Jeff Kassouf April 13, 2015 67

Ah, spring. That time of year when the long winter finally gives way to a warm but still crisp air. And, of course, the return of weekly soccer. Welcome back, National Women’s Soccer League.

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Rapinoe hat trick leads Reign’s romping of Flash

Rapinoe hat trick leads Reign’s romping of Flash

Jeff Kassouf April 12, 2015 153

Seattle Reign FC opened the 2015 National Women’s Soccer League season with a dominant 5-1 home victory over the Western New York Flash on Sunday at Memorial Stadium. Megan Rapinoe scored a hat trick and

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NWSL Week 1 Preview: Season 3 begins

NWSL Week 1 Preview: Season 3 begins

Dan Lauletta April 10, 2015 22

Week 1 of the 2015 NWSL season sees a Friday opener in Houston and the Red Stars sitting out with the bye week.  Let the season begin. Friday Washington Sprit (0-0-0) at Houston Dash

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