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Orlando City SC doubles down on NWSL intentions

Orlando City SC doubles down on NWSL intentions

Jeff Kassouf August 11, 2015 152

Orlando City SC has doubled down on its interest in soon obtaining a National Women’s Soccer League franchise, saying it is “very much in our intentions and plans.” Speaking to reporters on Monday to

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Orlando City issues statement on potential NWSL team

Orlando City issues statement on potential NWSL team

Dan Lauletta July 21, 2015 77

A recent report out of Orlando has put the city in the center of recent NWSL expansion talk. Discussion about adding teams to the third-year league has heightened in the wake of bumps in

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Whitecaps say ‘nothing imminent’ on NWSL front

Whitecaps say ‘nothing imminent’ on NWSL front

Harjeet Johal July 14, 2015 44

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The success and fan support for the Women’s World Cup was a major boon for Canada. People came out and supported not only the host country and the United States,

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Plush: Six cities interested in NWSL expansion

Plush: Six cities interested in NWSL expansion

Jeff Kassouf March 19, 2015 162

Expansion is a telltale sign of league health universal to all sports. It never occurred in the first incarnation of professional women’s soccer in the United States, the Women’s United Soccer Association (2001-03), and

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Real Salt Lake meets with NWSL commissioner Plush

Real Salt Lake meets with NWSL commissioner Plush

Jeff Kassouf March 3, 2015 6

A week after an agreement with the Utah State Fairpark for a stadium fell through, Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen signed a letter of intent with West Valley City, Utah, to build

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Proposed Atlanta team would play at Silverbacks Park

Proposed Atlanta team would play at Silverbacks Park

Jeff Kassouf February 27, 2015 46

An Atlanta investment group looking to bring a National Women’s Soccer League team to the city has reached a tentative agreement with Atlanta Silverbacks Park, as reported by The Equalizer last week. The team,

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Atlanta group moving forward with NWSL plans

Atlanta group moving forward with NWSL plans

Jeff Kassouf February 18, 2015 59

Plans from a group of investors hoping to bring a National Women’s Soccer League expansion team to Atlanta are moving forward following positive online responses. Trey Brantley, the spokesman for the group that includes

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The Lowdown:  When, to where will NWSL expand?

The Lowdown: When, to where will NWSL expand?

Dan Lauletta February 11, 2015 62

For three years WPS brass promised that multiple groups were interested in joining the league via expansion.  And while they did add three teams in two years, one was a rush job similar to

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Atlanta group gauging market for NWSL team

Atlanta group gauging market for NWSL team

Jeff Kassouf January 8, 2015 27

It all came to Trey Brantley about two years ago, before the National Women’s Soccer League even kicked off in an actual game. Women’s professional soccer was making its third go at a league,

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Atlanta group declares interest in NWSL team

Atlanta group declares interest in NWSL team

Jeff Kassouf January 6, 2015 57

An Atlanta investment group is looking into bringing an NWSL team to the city. The group went public with its intent on Tuesday. Currently, the NWSL has nine teams heading into the 2015 season.

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