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Megan Rapinoe to play for Lyon during 2013-14 season, return to Seattle Reign FC in June 2014

Megan Rapinoe to play for Lyon during 2013-14 season, return to Seattle Reign FC in June 2014

Jeff Kassouf August 23, 2013 151

U.S. women’s national team midfielder Megan Rapinoe will return to play for French champion Lyon for the 2013-14 season and rejoin Seattle Reign FC in June, midway through the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League

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Red Stars’ hopes dashed once more in loss to Reign

Red Stars’ hopes dashed once more in loss to Reign

Jeff Kassouf July 26, 2013 11

Megan Rapinoe scored twice and Seattle Reign FC defeated the Chicago Red Stars 4-1 on Thursday to put a further dent into Chicago’s playoff ambitions. With a game in hand, the Chicago Red Stars

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The Lowdown: It’s Reigning wins in Seattle

The Lowdown: It’s Reigning wins in Seattle

Dan Lauletta July 3, 2013 72

The plan was for Megan Rapinoe to play 60 minutes.  It was, after all, three days since she had played for the U.S. national team and it was more recently than that when Seattle

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Reign win second-straight, jump out of basement

Reign win second-straight, jump out of basement

Jeff Kassouf June 30, 2013 34

Suddenly, Seattle Reign FC are on a winning streak. A 3-1 win over the Chicago Red Stars on Saturday night at Starfire Stadium gave Reign FC their second-straight and second overall win. The victory

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NWSL mid-week, Week 12 preview

NWSL mid-week, Week 12 preview

Dan Lauletta June 26, 2013 2

Week 12 kicks off with a pair of Wednesday matches.  FC Kansas City will try to join the party battling for first place in the table while the Reign will try to build off

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Reign hold on to tie Flash in Rapinoe’s debut

Reign hold on to tie Flash in Rapinoe’s debut

Megan Manzari June 23, 2013 56

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Abby Wambach made history on Thursday when she broke Mia Hamm’s international scoring record during the US women’s national team vs. Korea Republic match. Sunday, she made her Sahlen’s Stadium homecoming

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Wolfsburg upset Lyon to win Champions League

Wolfsburg upset Lyon to win Champions League

The Equalizer Staff May 23, 2013 91

This one will be remembered for a very long time. Against the odds-makers, first-time German champion and UEFA Women’s Champion’s League debutant Wolfsburg defeated Lyon 1-0 in Thursday’s final, preventing the French champions from

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Lyon look for history in UEFA Champions League final

Lyon look for history in UEFA Champions League final

Jeff Kassouf May 23, 2013 101

Women’s soccer takes center stage at Stamford Bridge on Thursday, when history is on the line for one of the best women’s club teams ever. No team has ever won three consecutive UEFA Women’s

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Lyon women offer replay for ref’s mistake

Lyon women offer replay for ref’s mistake

Jeff Kassouf May 15, 2013 27

Pretty cool story out of France, where Lyon, including U.S. international Megan Rapinoe, are offering to replay their women’s French cup semifinal win over Montpellier. Montpellier’s Rumi Utsugi’s penalty kick hit the post and

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A quick look at NWSL salaries

A quick look at NWSL salaries

Jeff Kassouf April 11, 2013 62

On Thursday’s national conference call previewing the inaugural National Women’s Soccer League season, league executive director Cheryl Bailey said players’ salaries will range from $6,000-$30,000. The majority of players in the NWSL will never

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