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Amy Rodriguez out for season with torn ACL

Amy Rodriguez out for season with torn ACL

The Equalizer Staff April 18, 2017 47

FC Kansas City confirmed Tuesday afternoon that Amy Rodriguez has a torn left ACL and will miss the remainder of the season. The 30-year old World Cup and Olympic champion was injured without contact

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NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

Ray Curren April 17, 2017 110

On this Easter holiday, the women’s soccer community is certainly thankful to have a professional league, one that appears to be stable and in little danger of collapsing rapidly as its two predecessors did,

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Scoby: FC Kansas City’s perfect hour

Scoby: FC Kansas City’s perfect hour

Ashley Scoby April 16, 2017 4

Two days before she suited up for her FC Kansas City debut, Sydney Leroux took to Instagram. Beneath a photo of herself in the FCKC kit, holding a team banner overhead, Leroux wrote, “It

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FC Kansas City suddenly loaded with attacking options

FC Kansas City suddenly loaded with attacking options

Ashley Scoby April 10, 2017 9

It’s no secret FC Kansas City’s 2016 season did not go nearly as expected. A team that was traditionally successful, and that was originally returning some dangerous attacking options found itself near the  bottom

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FC Kansas City season preview: a return to the top?

FC Kansas City season preview: a return to the top?

Ashley Scoby April 10, 2017 6

FC Kansas City 2017: 7-8-5, 26 points (6th place) Playoffs: Did not qualify Head Coach: Vlatko Andonovski Home Ground: Swope Soccer Village The story of ’16 It was a sharp drop-off for Vlatko Andonovski’s

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Lavelle, Dunn shine in USWNT rout of Russia

Lavelle, Dunn shine in USWNT rout of Russia

The Equalizer Staff April 6, 2017 404

The United States defeated Russia on Thursday evening by a score of 4-0 on a night when Rose Lavelle and Crystal Dunn stole the show with their play. Lavelle was creative and fearless in

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Friday Roundup: Lauren Holiday visits FCKC practice

Friday Roundup: Lauren Holiday visits FCKC practice

The Equalizer Staff March 24, 2017 8

Also in today’s roundup, Lianne Sanderson wins award, the McLeods release a single, Gema Simon signs with Toppserien club and Orlando Pride gives fans a behind-the-scenes peek at preseason. Former USWNT and FC Kansas

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Preseason roundup: Leroux, A-Rod score on returns

Preseason roundup: Leroux, A-Rod score on returns

The Equalizer Staff March 20, 2017 362

In other weekend action, the Spirit and Pride both win in three-back setups and Kealia Ohai scores for the Dash Sydney Leroux and Amy Rodriguez, both of whom missed all of 2016 for maternity

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Wednesday Roundup: HAO debuts for Arsenal in first preseason match

Wednesday Roundup: HAO debuts for Arsenal in first preseason match

The Equalizer Staff February 1, 2017 32

Also in today’s roundup, Julie Foudy set to launch new leadership series with espnW, Amy Rodriguez is dedicated to a strong NWSL return and Sofia Jakobsson is sidelined for 2017 with an ACL tear

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Ellis names A-Rod among 29 for January camp

Ellis names A-Rod among 29 for January camp

The Equalizer Staff January 4, 2017 455

U.S. national team coach Jill Ellis has named 29 players for an 11-day camp beginning next week at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, California. The camp will feature the return of

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