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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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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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Charlie Naimo talks Los Angeles Sol, Pali Blues

Charlie Naimo talks Los Angeles Sol, Pali Blues

Jeff Kassouf April 22, 2010 0

On January 28, the Los Angeles Sol, Women’s Professional Soccer’s most dominant team throughout the inaugural regular season and home to high-profile players such as four time FIFA World Player of the Year Marta,

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WPS 2010 Schedule: Doubleheader possibilities

WPS 2010 Schedule: Doubleheader possibilities

Jeff Kassouf February 18, 2010 0

Fans of Women’s Professional Soccer increasingly want to know about the potential of MLS-WPS doubleheaders, but there are very few on tap.  Steven Goff at the Washington Post noted the possibility of a D.C.

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 6: MLS and USSF

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 6: MLS and USSF

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

Part five of the series exploring the Los Angeles Sol ceasing operations took a look at AEG’s responsibility in this situation.  Several opinion points draw different conclusions as to what AEG does or does

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 5: AEG's responsibilities

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 5: AEG's responsibilities

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

The final few angles that will be explored in this series on the Los Angeles Sol involve forces outside of Women’s Professional Soccer.  Anschutz Entertainment Group has yet again come out of this looking

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 4: The players

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 4: The players

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

The players seem to be overlooked in this entire announcement about the Los Angeles Sol. Reallocating the players (dispersing them, if you will), is a complete change of life for these Sol players.  They

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 3: FC Gold Pride and the western frontier

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 3: FC Gold Pride and the western frontier

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

With Thursday’s announcement of WPS losing the Los Angeles Sol, FC Gold Pride now stands alone as the lone team on the Pacific.  The next closest teams sit in Saint Louis and Chicago –

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 2: The viability of WPS

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 2: The viability of WPS

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

The most obvious question in the larger picture of  Thursday’s announcement involves Women’s Professional Soccer.  How does the fall of the Los Angeles Sol affect the league? It’s a huge blow, obviously.  Casual fans

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Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 1: Fans and the area

Sol setting in Los Angeles Part 1: Fans and the area

Jeff Kassouf January 28, 2010 0

The Los Angeles Sol have ceased operations, and the plan is to have the players distributed through a dispersal draft on Thursday, Feb. 4.  This much we know clearly.  Well, sort of. After news

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