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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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Monday Roundup: Kyah Simon undergoes shoulder surgery

Monday Roundup: Kyah Simon undergoes shoulder surgery

The Equalizer Staff March 20, 2017 23

Also in today’s roundup, North Carolina Courage announce jersey sponsors, Nadia Nadim named Danish Female Footballer of the Year, Jami Kranich hired as Princeton’s assistant coach and Stephanie Ochs joins WPSL coaching staff Kyah Simon

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Thursday roundup: Americans prepare for FA Cup fixtures

Thursday roundup: Americans prepare for FA Cup fixtures

The Equalizer Staff March 16, 2017 24

Also in today’s roundup, Breakers sign Morgan Andrews and Nadia Nadim is nominated for top Danish award. Three NWSL stars–Carli Lloyd, Heather O’Reilly and Crystal Dunn–made international headlines over the past couple of months

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Wednesday Roundup: Foudy explains Rapinoe roster snub

Wednesday Roundup: Foudy explains Rapinoe roster snub

The Equalizer Staff February 8, 2017 18

Also in today’s roundup, the U.S. and Canada schedule April friendlies, Sweden and Denmark release Algarve Cup rosters and University of Houston hires Danesha Adams to coaching staff Foudy explains Rapinoe’s absence from SheBelieves

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The Lowdown: Playoff, Shield, Boot races down to wire

The Lowdown: Playoff, Shield, Boot races down to wire

Dan Lauletta September 14, 2016 93

An interesting Week 18 that saw all 10 teams play twice settled a number of scenarios but not everything in terms of the NWSL table. What we know is that the Spirit and Thorns

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Thorns secure home semi; Flash don’t clinch

Thorns secure home semi; Flash don’t clinch

KP Palmer September 12, 2016 109

The Portland Thorns clinched home field advantage in the NWSL semifinals after besting the Western New York Flash 3-2 in front of a record-equaling crowd; the match was also showcased on Fox Sports 1.

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NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

Ray Curren September 6, 2016 389

Unfortunately, it is probably a good indication of where the NWSL is in the national sports pecking order that the news of Megan Rapinoe kneeling for the national anthem didn’t break until after Sunday’s

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Thorns 5-1 Breakers: Nadim hat trick

Thorns 5-1 Breakers: Nadim hat trick

The Equalizer Staff September 4, 2016 87

Nadia Nadim became the first player to record multiple hat tricks, lighting up the Breakers on Sunday as part of a 5-1 victory that moved the Thorns within four points of the Spirit in

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NWSL Week In Review: What to do during Olympic break?

Ray Curren August 1, 2016 45

Unless you’re Houston or Washington, who will have a makeup game on Aug. 18, your NWSL team now has four weeks off as we head into the Olympic break. It’s not an ideal situation

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Nadim scores game-winner for Portland against Seattle

Nadim scores game-winner for Portland against Seattle

The Equalizer Staff July 31, 2016 75

The Portland Thorns hosted rival Seattle Reign in front of 19,231 fans at Providence Park on Saturday night in the final week of NWSL play before the Olympics break. Nadia Nadim was the hero

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