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Barcelona: We’ll have a team in NWSL for 2018

Barcelona: We’ll have a team in NWSL for 2018

The Equalizer Staff May 11, 2017 266

A spokesperson for global soccer giant Barcelona said on Thursday that the club intends to field a team in NWSL for the 2018 season. This is not the first time Barcelona has been linked

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St Louis group, US Soccer meet, NWSL bid possible

St Louis group, US Soccer meet, NWSL bid possible

The Equalizer Staff March 31, 2017 66

SC STL, the ownership group that is bidding to bring a Major League Soccer expansion franchise to St. Louis, held preliminary discussions with US Soccer earlier this week to learn more about NWSL. The

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WNY Flash to be sold, relocated to North Carolina

WNY Flash to be sold, relocated to North Carolina

Dan Lauletta January 6, 2017 184

Three months after winning the NWSL Championship, the Flash are leaving Western New York. Multiple sources have confirmed to The Equailzer that the club is in the final stages of being sold to a

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NWSL to Vancouver? It’s a definite maybe

NWSL to Vancouver? It’s a definite maybe

Harjeet Johal January 4, 2017 10

VANCOUVER, B.C – Vancouver Whitecaps FC appear to be making advances towards a possible NWSL franchise in 2018. Away From the Numbers (AFTN), a Canadian soccer website, caused quite a social media frenzy on

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North Carolina FC announces intent for NWSL team

North Carolina FC announces intent for NWSL team

The Equalizer Staff December 6, 2016 321

North Carolina looks like a serious candidate for a new NWSL team, if Tuesday’s hubbub is any indication. The club formerly known as the Carolina Railhawks announced on Tuesday a rebrand to North Carolina

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Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Tim Nash November 30, 2016 20

The Carolina RailHawks will be holding an event on Dec. 6 to discuss what they are billing “A New State of Soccer.” The event will include new information on the possibility of an NWSL

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CanWNT: Rio 2016 thoughts and Canadian NWSL expansion

CanWNT: Rio 2016 thoughts and Canadian NWSL expansion

Emily Dulhanty August 25, 2016 9

It’s been almost a week since the Canadian women’s national team secured their second straight Olympic bronze medal and upon reflection, the bronze won last week looks a lot different than the one earned

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Carolina RailHawks prez on NWSL: ‘We are interested’

Carolina RailHawks prez on NWSL: ‘We are interested’

Tim Nash July 15, 2016 142

The Carolina RailHawks, a North American Soccer League franchise located in Cary, N.C., just outside of Raleigh, is exploring the possibility of putting a team in the NWSL. “We are interested,” said RailHawks President

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City Football Group could bring NWSL team to New York

City Football Group could bring NWSL team to New York

Jeff Kassouf June 9, 2016 141

New York City FC could “potentially” start a women’s professional soccer team, according to the chairman of City Football Group, which owns NYCFC. Khaldoon Al Mubarak said in an interview with Manchester City FC TV

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Garber thinks half of MLS teams will get into NWSL

Garber thinks half of MLS teams will get into NWSL

The Equalizer Staff April 21, 2016 170

MLS commissioner Don Garber says he thinks that the league will soon see half of its members operating women’s teams as part of their club. Garber added that there is no league-level initiative to

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