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Desiree Scott returns to Kansas City via allocation

Desiree Scott returns to Kansas City via allocation

The Equalizer Staff February 8, 2016 35

The Canadian Soccer Association and NWSL announced a list of 11 players that have been allocated by the federation to the league. The bombshell was the return of Desiree Scott to FC Kansas City

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CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying rosters announced

CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying rosters announced

The Equalizer Staff February 8, 2016 2

The 20-player rosters have been announced for all eight teams in 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament. It was already known that U.S. coach Jill Ellis made some tough decisions which include bringing some

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Asllani debuts, lauds Manchester City’s future

Asllani debuts, lauds Manchester City’s future

Kieran Theivam February 7, 2016 25

MANCHESTER, England — Swedish international Kosovare Asllani says a move to Manchester City is the right one for her because of the ‘world-class’ facilities that the club offers its players. Asllani, who joined the

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Charlyn Corral says she’s retiring from Mexico WNT

Charlyn Corral says she’s retiring from Mexico WNT

Jeff Kassouf February 5, 2016 36

Charlyn Corral, one of Mexico’s best young players at age 24, says she is retiring from the national team after being left off Mexico’s CONCACAF Women’s World Cup Qualifying roster. Corral spoke out after

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USSF ‘reluctantly’ turns to court over USWNT CBA

USSF ‘reluctantly’ turns to court over USWNT CBA

Jeff Kassouf February 3, 2016 653

U.S. Soccer announced on Wednesday that it has “reluctantly filed a lawsuit in federal court” arguing the existence of a collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with its women’s national team. U.S. Soccer said in a statement

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PHOTOS: Houston Dash unveil new jerseys

PHOTOS: Houston Dash unveil new jerseys

The Equalizer Staff February 3, 2016 35

The Houston Dash on Wednesday unveiled new jerseys for the 2016 NWSL season, rolling out a variation of the solid block orange which they wore in their first two seasons. The jerseys seem to

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The Lowdown: Biggest questions for NWSL teams

The Lowdown: Biggest questions for NWSL teams

Dan Lauletta February 2, 2016 100

You can count Punxsutawney Phil among those getting ready for the NWSL season. The groundhog emerged to no shadow on Tuesday morning, signaling a proverbial early spring. That won’t get the new season here

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Ellis seeks balance in preparation for Rio Olympics

Ellis seeks balance in preparation for Rio Olympics

Jeff Kassouf February 2, 2016 397

Roster management, particularly at the international level, is always about balance. That word is central to almost every decision on the micro and macro level. Is there balance within the team to adjust to

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Breakers re-sign Australian Kyah Simon for 2016

Breakers re-sign Australian Kyah Simon for 2016

The Equalizer Staff February 2, 2016 0

Kyah Simon is returning to Boston in 2016. The Boston Breakers announced on Tuesday that they have re-signed the Australian forward for the 2016 NWSL season. Simon returns to Beantown for her third NWSL

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Thorns waive Polkinghorne, trade for Reynolds

Thorns waive Polkinghorne, trade for Reynolds

The Equalizer Staff February 2, 2016 11

Defender Katherine Reynolds is headed back close to her roots in Portland, where she will be reunited with former coach Mark Parsons. Reynolds, who grew up outside of Seattle, was traded to Portland Thorns

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