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Thursday Roundup: Julie Johnston to marry Zach Ertz, will use married name

Thursday Roundup: Julie Johnston to marry Zach Ertz, will use married name

The Equalizer Staff March 23, 2017 7

Also in today’s roundup, Brazil and Denmark name NWSL players to April friendly rosters The player affectionately known as JJ will be sporting new initials in 2017. When Julie Johnston returns to the Chicago

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Wednesday Roundup: USWNT to host Brazil, Japan and Australia in summer tournament

Wednesday Roundup: USWNT to host Brazil, Japan and Australia in summer tournament

The Equalizer Staff March 15, 2017 106

Also in today’s roundup, Joanna Lohman to be featured in They Bruise documentary and fans can compete with NWSL stars in March Madness. The United States women’s national team will reportedly host Brazil, Japan

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USWNT looks to be heading to Norway for friendly

USWNT looks to be heading to Norway for friendly

The Equalizer Staff February 21, 2017 17

The United States national team could be on the verge of playing its first away friendly in more than two years. The Norwegian website sandefjord.no reported and Katja Kragelund tweeted in English that Norway

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Thursday Roundup: Sunderland Ladies drop pro status

Thursday Roundup: Sunderland Ladies drop pro status

The Equalizer Staff January 5, 2017 46

Also in today’s roundup, NWSL players headline W-League POTM nominees, Bianca Henninger earns call up for Mexico, Ellis adds Sarah Killion to USWNT camp roster and more Today, the Sunderland AFC announced that Sunderland Ladies

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Breakers, Red Stars, Flash make moves

Breakers, Red Stars, Flash make moves

The Equalizer Staff January 5, 2017 72

On Thursday afternoon, the Boston Breakers and Chicago Red Stars exchanged draft picks ahead of the 2017 NWSL College Draft on January 12th. Chicago sent over their 8th and 38th overall picks to Boston

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Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

The Equalizer Staff November 30, 2016 14

The Houston Dash appear to be using the offseason to reshape their back line. A day after sending Allysha Chapman to the Breakers, the club announced the signing of Bruna Benites. The Brazilian defender

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Emily Lima named first female head coach of Brazil WNT

Emily Lima named first female head coach of Brazil WNT

The Equalizer Staff November 2, 2016 1

Emily Lima is the new coach of the Brazil women’s national team, replacing Vadão. The federation made the announcement on Tuesday. Lima, a former player, becomes the first woman to take charge of the

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CBF could end Brazil WNT’s residency program

CBF could end Brazil WNT’s residency program

The Equalizer Staff August 22, 2016 20

The Brazilian federation is reportedly considering ending the funding of a permanent residency program for its women’s national team following a fourth-place finish on home soil at the 2016 Olympics. Brazilian outlet Globo Esporte

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Lauletta: Takeaways from the Rio 2016 Olympics

Lauletta: Takeaways from the Rio 2016 Olympics

Dan Lauletta August 19, 2016 1,205

Germany’s 2-1 victory over Sweden on Friday at the Maracana put an end to the 2016 Olympic tournament and sent global women’s soccer into a 34-month down period before the World Cup in France

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Marta accepting of loss, rooting for Sweden for gold

Marta accepting of loss, rooting for Sweden for gold

The Equalizer Staff August 17, 2016 52

Brazil will be playing on Friday, but not for the medal the team hoped for. Instead, Marta & Co. will take on Canada in the bronze-medal match after the Rio 2016 Olympic host fell

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