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New women’s soccer league in the works for 2013 following meeting in Chicago

New women’s soccer league in the works for 2013 following meeting in Chicago

Jeff Kassouf June 29, 2012 39

A new women’s soccer league is on the table for 2013. The resounding message that came Wednesday’s rather quietly conducted meeting in Chicago, featuring U.S. Soccer and soccer businessmen and women interested in filling

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WPSL Elite League launches for 2012 with Flash, Breakers, Red Stars, FC Indiana

WPSL Elite League launches for 2012 with Flash, Breakers, Red Stars, FC Indiana

Jeff Kassouf February 9, 2012 11

The WPSL – that’s Women’s Premier Soccer League, not Women’s Professional Soccer – announced on Thursday plans for the WPSL Elite Division, which will feature, among other teams, three ex-WPS squads. The Boston Breakers,

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The best WPS kits never to hit the field

The best WPS kits never to hit the field

Jeff Kassouf May 25, 2011 2

On Wednesday, the Chicago Red Stars held a media day to introduce the team – playing in the WPSL in 2011 – to media and fans.  Part of that was the unveiling of the

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Red Stars to play in WPSL in 2011

Red Stars to play in WPSL in 2011

Jeff Kassouf April 26, 2011 0

As reported on March 26, the Chicago Red Stars will play in the Women’s Premier Soccer League in 2011. The Red Stars are on hiatus from Women’s Professional Soccer as they try to sort

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WPSL to feature FC Dallas, extension of Chicago Red Stars

WPSL to feature FC Dallas, extension of Chicago Red Stars

Jeff Kassouf March 26, 2011 3

The Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) will feature in 2011 two teams familiar to American soccer fans: FC Dallas and the Chicago Red Stars.  Well, the latter may not be called the Red Stars,

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Philly sends LeBlanc to Chicago for draft picks

Philly sends LeBlanc to Chicago for draft picks

Jeff Kassouf October 12, 2010 0

The Philadelphia Independence traded Canadian international goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc to the Chicago Red Stars Tuesday in exchange for Chicago’s first round (3rd overall) and third round (19th overall) draft picks in the 2011 WPS

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Asllani to return to Linköping after terminating Red Stars contract

Asllani to return to Linköping after terminating Red Stars contract

Jeff Kassouf August 6, 2010 1

Linköping FC of the Damallsvenskan, Sweden’s premier women’s soccer league, is reporting that midfielder Kosovare Asllani has terminated her contract with the Chicago Red Stars and will return to the Swedish club as early

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How Ella got her groove back: Masar finding her form

How Ella got her groove back: Masar finding her form

Jeff Kassouf August 4, 2010 0

This just in: Ella Masar is really heating up.  Masar now has five goals in her last eight games after scoring the game-winner in a 2-0 victory Sunday over Sky Blue FC. Once out

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Sources: Naimo joining Red Stars

Sources: Naimo joining Red Stars

Jeff Kassouf May 30, 2010 0

Sources have indicated that Charlie Naimo, head coach of defending W-League Champion Pali Blues and former general manager of WPS’ Los Angeles Sol, is joining the Chicago Red Stars. Although the head coach position

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Hayes fired, WPS issues statement on Athletica

Hayes fired, WPS issues statement on Athletica

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2010 0

Monday suddenly turned into a busy day in Women’s Professional Soccer. Emma Hayes has been relieved of her coaching duties as Chicago Red Stars head coach anddirector of operations duties.  Hayes compiled a record

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