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NWSL Mid-Week 3 Preview

NWSL Mid-Week 3 Preview

Dan Lauletta April 23, 2014 0

Washington Spirit (1-1-0) at Seattle Reign FC (1-0-0) Memorial Stadium Saturday, 10 pm EDT Series: Spirit lead, 2-1-0 The Spirit travel west for the first mid-week game of the season against the only club

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The Lowdown: Red Stars rookies make early impact

The Lowdown: Red Stars rookies make early impact

Dan Lauletta April 22, 2014 62

Julie Johnston and Vanessa DiBernardo were teammates on the U-20 U.S. side that won the World Cup in 2012. And they were linked together in Chicago when the Red Stars made them the 3rd

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Riley preaching progress, not perfection in Portland

Riley preaching progress, not perfection in Portland

Jeff Kassouf April 22, 2014 79

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Paul Riley walked into the locker room at Yurcak Field on Saturday and wrote a simple message on the whiteboard: ‘Progression, not perfection.’ The Portland Thorns FC coach preached that in

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WATCH: Highlights of all four NWSL Week 2 games

WATCH: Highlights of all four NWSL Week 2 games

The Equalizer Staff April 21, 2014 1

Four games and 12 goals later, it was busy Easter Weekend — and Week 2 — for the NWSL. If you missed anything, catch highlights of all four games below, along with recaps: Boston

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Noyola leads comeback for Dash’s first-ever win

Noyola leads comeback for Dash’s first-ever win

Jennifer Gordon April 20, 2014 90

Teresa Noyola scored a brace in the final ten minutes to give the Houston Dash their first win in franchise history, a 3-2 victory over the Boston Breakers. Both clubs came into the match

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Gulati: Decision on US women’s coach by mid-May

Gulati: Decision on US women’s coach by mid-May

Jeff Kassouf April 20, 2014 301

U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati says the federation has “three or four” candidates for the vacant women’s national team coaching position and he hopes a decision will be made by mid-May. “I’m pretty sure

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Rampone goal, PKs highlight wild night at Yurcak

Rampone goal, PKs highlight wild night at Yurcak

Dan Lauletta April 20, 2014 21

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Can a goalkeeper really goad an opponent into missing a penalty just with her daunting demeanor? Christine Sinclair thinks so. “We have so much confidence in Nadine (Angerer). She puts fear

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Rookies connect in Red Stars’ win over Flash

Rookies connect in Red Stars’ win over Flash

Megan Manzari April 19, 2014 69

The Chicago Red Stars shined in their 2014 season opener against the Western New York Flash. Julie Johnston netted Chicago’s winning goal in the 59th minute off of a corner kick taken by fellow

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Spirit surprise with 3-1 win over FC Kansas City

Spirit surprise with 3-1 win over FC Kansas City

Jennifer Gordon April 19, 2014 60

BOYDS, Md. — Both the Washington Spirit and FC Kansas City were looking to improve on their opening day performances, and it was the Spirit who emerged victorious 3-1 at the Maryland SoccerPlex on

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NWSL Week 2 preview: Red Stars make ’14 debut

NWSL Week 2 preview: Red Stars make ’14 debut

Dan Lauletta April 18, 2014 48

FC Kansas City (0-0-1) at Washington Spirit (0-1-0) Maryland SoccerPlex Saturday, 6:30 p.m. EDT Series: Kansas City lead, 1-0-1 The Spirit were overwhelmed late by the Flash on opening day and it will not

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