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Rookie Evans gives Pride draw in Marta debut

Rookie Evans gives Pride draw in Marta debut

Dan Lauletta April 22, 2017 21

The Orlando crowd clamored for Marta, but it was the rookie off the bench Danica Evans who provided the late fireworks to lift the Pride to a 1-1 draw with the Washington Spirt. Marta

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Friday Roundup: Marta lands in Orlando, expected to debut tomorrow

Friday Roundup: Marta lands in Orlando, expected to debut tomorrow

The Equalizer Staff April 21, 2017 10

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP, NOTTS COUNTY LADIES FOLD AHEAD OF SPRING SEASON, CANADIAN MIDFIELDER KAYLYN KYLE RETIRES FROM CANADA SOCCER, KACEY WHITE AND KERI SARVER JOIN USYWNT STAFF Late Thursday, Marta officially arrived stateside

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Allison’s Friday Favorites: Daly, Ohai hit a home run

Allison’s Friday Favorites: Daly, Ohai hit a home run

Allison Lee April 21, 2017 11

NWSL Week 1 was marred by severe injuries to players we know and love, confusion about how to watch the games and broadcasting glitches. But it wasn’t all bad, so let’s focus on the

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Thursday Roundup: Rose Lavelle Inks New Balance Deal

Thursday Roundup: Rose Lavelle Inks New Balance Deal

The Equalizer Staff April 20, 2017 57

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP MARTA HEADS TO ORLANDO, UWCL SEMIFINAL SELLS OUT, AND SPIRIT PLAYERS LAUNCH BLOG Newly-allocated Rose Lavelle has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with New Balance, becoming the first female soccer

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Thursday Roundup: Marta confirmed available for Pride home opener

Thursday Roundup: Marta confirmed available for Pride home opener

The Equalizer Staff April 13, 2017 20

Also in today’s roundup, former NWSL stars return to tournament action this weekend Tom Sermanni has confirmed that Marta will be available for the Pride’s home opener according to Orlando Sentinel reporter Mike Gramajo.

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Orlando Pride season preview: all about mentality

Orlando Pride season preview: all about mentality

Chelsey Bush April 13, 2017 8

2016: 6-13-1, 19 pts (9th place) Playoffs: did not qualify Head Coach: Tom Sermanni Home Ground: Orlando City Stadium The Story of ’16 “A tale of two seasons.” Pride head coach Tom Sermanni summed

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Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

The Equalizer Staff April 12, 2017 48

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP: MARTA, HEATH, ERCEG TO MISS OPENERS, COX NAMED TO REIGN STAFF, SEATTLE ADDS HAHN, AND TEAMS DEBUT KITS North Carolina head coach Paul Riley has received a fine and a

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Monday Roundup: Marta brace propels Brazil over Bolivia

Monday Roundup: Marta brace propels Brazil over Bolivia

The Equalizer Staff April 10, 2017 11

Also in today’s roundup, Ireland and England earn friendly wins on home soil, and Canada fall 2-1 in Germany Brazil, with newly signed Orlando Pride striker Marta leading the way, hammered Bolivia, 6-0 in

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Orlando Pride land Brazilian star Marta

Orlando Pride land Brazilian star Marta

The Equalizer Staff April 7, 2017 129

The Orlando Pride have agreed to contract terms with Marta. The club made the announcement Friday afternoo. WoSo Weekly editor Michelle Stile reported earlier this month that the sides had reached a deal but

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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 23

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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