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Friday Wrap: WPS rosters, WPSL, USWNT kits and more

Friday Wrap: WPS rosters, WPSL, USWNT kits and more

Jeff Kassouf April 1, 2011 5

On Thursday, WPS teams officially announced their opening day rosters.  The maximum number of roster spots available on each team is 24, although none of the six WPS teams are currently sporting full rosters. 

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2011 Season Preview: Philadelphia Independence look to avoid sophomore slump

2011 Season Preview: Philadelphia Independence look to avoid sophomore slump

Giovanni Albanese Jr. March 31, 2011 2

Expansion teams aren’t supposed to do what the Philadelphia Independence did in their inaugural season in Women’s Professional Soccer in 2010. Under the two-a-day practice regimen and soccer acumen of Paul Riley, the Independence

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Tasha Kai Q+A: 'Sexy soccer' has arrived in Philadelphia

Tasha Kai Q+A: 'Sexy soccer' has arrived in Philadelphia

Nell Enriquez March 29, 2011 8

Have you been wondering just what one of the toughest players in the WPS has been up to? If your answer is yes, then we’re both talking about Tasha Kai. Sometimes known as the

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Looking for a family feeling: Gina DiMartino talks Philly

Looking for a family feeling: Gina DiMartino talks Philly

Nell Enriquez March 10, 2011 0

Some faithful WPS fans might be wondering just what the preseason has in store for their favorite players. To get an inside look and to learn a little bit about one of the newest

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If you can't beat 'em, sign 'em: Philadelphia Independence features two top goalkeepers – again

If you can't beat 'em, sign 'em: Philadelphia Independence features two top goalkeepers – again

Giovanni Albanese Jr. March 3, 2011 0

Not many people were giving the then expansion Philadelphia Independence much of a chance of breaking out of the Women’s Professional Soccer basement prior to the start of the 2010 regular season – WPS’

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Philadelphia Independence signs Nicole Barnhart

Philadelphia Independence signs Nicole Barnhart

Jeff Kassouf February 22, 2011 6

The Philadelphia Independence have signed U.S. Women’s National Team goalkeeper Nicole Barnhart, The Equalizer has confirmed. Barnhart won the 2010 WPS Championship with FC Gold Pride, but the team folded in November, leaving Barnhart

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2011 WPS uniform sneak peek

2011 WPS uniform sneak peek

Jeff Kassouf January 14, 2011 4

I’m here at the NSCAA Convention in Baltimore ahead of the 2011 WPS Draft and last night I was able to snap some photos of the 2011 WPS uniforms, which were on display at

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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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FC Gold Pride overpowers Philadelphia, wins 2010 WPS Championship

FC Gold Pride overpowers Philadelphia, wins 2010 WPS Championship

Jeff Kassouf September 26, 2010 0

The result was always inevitable.  Faced with a third game in a week – two of which went to overtime – and a cross-country flight to take on arguably the world’s best team, the

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Philadelphia through to final on controversial OT goal

Philadelphia through to final on controversial OT goal

Jeff Kassouf September 23, 2010 0

Danesha Adams’ scored a controversial goal in the 103rd minute Thursday to help the Philadelphia Independence top the Boston Breakers 2-1 in the WPS Super Semifinal at Harvard’s Soldiers Field. Adams appeared to use

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