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NWSL team preview: North Carolina Courage: We don’t use the word

NWSL team preview: North Carolina Courage: We don’t use the word

Dan Lauletta April 14, 2017 9

2016 record: 9-6-5, 32 pts (4th place) Playoffs: won NWSL Championship Head Coach: Paul Riley Home Ground: Sahlen’s Stadium The story of ’16 Year two of the great rebuild began slowly. The Western New York Flash, as they

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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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Courage officially keeping Riley as head coach

Courage officially keeping Riley as head coach

Dan Lauletta January 30, 2017 2

The North Carolina Courage announced on Monday that Paul Riley will coach the team in 2017. The 53-year old Liverpool native coached the Western New York Flash to the NWSL Championship last season. That

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North Carolina Courage introduced; season tix on sale

North Carolina Courage introduced; season tix on sale

The Equalizer Staff January 9, 2017 63

The North Carolina Courage were officially unveiled in a Monday afternoon press event at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina where the newly relocated NWSL franchises will play home matches beginning in April.

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The Lowdown: How culture change led Flash to the top of NWSL

The Lowdown: How culture change led Flash to the top of NWSL

Dan Lauletta October 12, 2016 25

Following two seasons of dull soccer and two off seasons shuttling players to other NWSL cities, it was time for a change in Western New York. Though the club when into a rebuilding phase

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NWSL Championship notebook: When Riley coached Crystal Dunn

NWSL Championship notebook: When Riley coached Crystal Dunn

Dan Lauletta October 8, 2016 11

Here are the latest news and notes from NWSL Championship week. when paul riley coached crystal dunn Among the many interwoven connections between the teams battling for the NWSL Championship on Sunday is that

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Meet Scott Vallow: The man who will run the Flash bench

Meet Scott Vallow: The man who will run the Flash bench

Dan Lauletta October 8, 2016 2

HOUSTON, TX. — Sunday’s NWSL Championship will feature the latest coaching battle between Jim Gabarra and Paul Riley. Gabarra has coached every season in all three women’s pro leagues and Riley is in his

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Things learned: rebuilt Flash have arrived

Things learned: rebuilt Flash have arrived

Dan Lauletta October 3, 2016 6

After two seasons of discontent when the Flash went from the top of NWSL to a sub-.500 team without much apparent direction, the 2016 campaign for the Western New York side will end with

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Parsons, Riley in another all-English playoff battle

Parsons, Riley in another all-English playoff battle

Kieran Theivam October 2, 2016 11

On Sunday, Providence Park will play host to its first post-season play-off match featuring the hometown Portland Thorns and the Western New York Flash – a repeat of the 2013 NWSL Championship. While the

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With Riley suspended, Flash earn draw in Seattle

With Riley suspended, Flash earn draw in Seattle

Dan Lauletta July 17, 2016 35

In a rematch of the Flash’s win over the Reign on the narrowest of pitch’s at Frontier Field seven days earlier, the only two teams to have won the NWSL Shield battled to a

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