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Washington Spirit vs FC Kansas City: Three Things

Washington Spirit vs FC Kansas City: Three Things

Jennifer Gordon May 21, 2017 9

Alexa Newfield scored the game’s only goal to lift visiting FC Kansas City over the Washington Spirit. It was the third time in four home matches that the Spirit fell 1-0. Here’s a look

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Gordon: 3 things from wild Spirit-Sky Blue matchup

Gordon: 3 things from wild Spirit-Sky Blue matchup

Jennifer Gordon May 8, 2017 17

On Saturday in Maryland, the Washington Spirit and Sky Blue combined for 7 goals in one of the most wide open matches in NWSL history. Here’s a look at a few of the key

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Three Things: Houston vs Washington

Three Things: Houston vs Washington

Jennifer Gordon April 30, 2017 3

Kealia Ohai’s 28th minute goal was all the Houston Dash needed to secure the team’s first win in franchise history at the Soccerplex. While the Dash walk away with three points, both team walk

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Why are female coaches still a rarity in women’s soccer?

Why are female coaches still a rarity in women’s soccer?

Jennifer Beekman April 27, 2017 79

A longtime coach at the highest level of women’s soccer in the United States, second-year Washington Spirit head coach Jim Gabarra said he’s always believed in the importance of offering opportunities for women and

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Gabarra on Pugh: “We can’t discuss any offers”

Gabarra on Pugh: “We can’t discuss any offers”

Dan Lauletta April 19, 2017 356

Monday night’s announcement that Mallory Pugh was leaving UCLA to turn pro has put two NWSL clubs in the crosshairs. In initial reporting by Grant Wahl, it emerged that Pugh has interest in playing

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Washington Spirit season preview: Keeping things blue collar

Washington Spirit season preview: Keeping things blue collar

Jennifer Gordon April 7, 2017 8

2016: 12-5-3, 39 pts (2nd place) Playoffs: Final, lost in penalties to Western New York Flash Head Coach: Jim Gabarra Home Ground: Maureen Hendricks Field The story of ’16 On the strength of its

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Can Spirit’s draft picks ease off-season woes?

Can Spirit’s draft picks ease off-season woes?

Jennifer Gordon January 22, 2017 64

Unlike most of this NWSL off-season, the Washington Spirit did not dominate headlines at the 2017 draft. After offloading two first-round picks in exchange for Kristie Mewis, Kassey Kallman and the first spot in

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Wednesday roundup: Daly named to England squad

Wednesday roundup: Daly named to England squad

The Equalizer Staff January 4, 2017 18

Also in today’s roundup, Jim Gabarra talks Spirit roster, U-23 camp roster announced, and new Pride Stadium dedicates rainbow seats to Pulse victims England manager Mark Sampson called in 28 players ahead of the

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NWSL Championship notebook: When Riley coached Crystal Dunn

NWSL Championship notebook: When Riley coached Crystal Dunn

Dan Lauletta October 8, 2016 11

Here are the latest news and notes from NWSL Championship week. when paul riley coached crystal dunn Among the many interwoven connections between the teams battling for the NWSL Championship on Sunday is that

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Gabarra talks down Shield, talks up Spirit season

Gabarra talks down Shield, talks up Spirit season

Dan Lauletta September 29, 2016 13

Speaking on a national media conference call on Wednesday, Washington Spirit head coach Jim Gabarra said his club had achieved two of its three objectives on the season. “We achieved two of our three

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