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The Lowdown: Six weeks to go; who stands where?

The Lowdown: Six weeks to go; who stands where?

Dan Lauletta July 28, 2015 62

Somehow, the NWSL season is 15 weeks old. That leaves six more weeks before the playoffs. With that in mind it’s time for our team-by-team look at prospects for playing beyond the regular season,

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The Lowdown: US stars make difference on field

The Lowdown: US stars make difference on field

Dan Lauletta July 21, 2015 39

It’s Monday night in Kansas City, and FC Kansas City and the Houston Dash are locked in a 1-1 tie.  As the clock passed 90 minutes, a minor battle broke out near FC Kansas City’s defensive goal

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The Lowdown: World Cup bump engulfs NWSL

The Lowdown: World Cup bump engulfs NWSL

Dan Lauletta July 16, 2015 163

The World Cup bump has arrived. Following a weekend that saw the Dash smash their single-match attendance record and the Reign and Sky Blue set season highs, more big attendance numbers are anticipated this

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The Lowdown: Tales from the Women’s World Cup

The Lowdown: Tales from the Women’s World Cup

Dan Lauletta July 8, 2015 288

Having recently returned from 10 days in Western Canada it was a rare weekend spent without much attention paid to NWSL activity. I did, however, enjoy talking soccer with a wide array of people

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The Lowdown:  Has NWSL helped Canada, Mexico?

The Lowdown: Has NWSL helped Canada, Mexico?

Dan Lauletta June 30, 2015 28

The World Cup is not over yet but it is for Canada and Mexico and those are the two countries that bought into Sunil Gulati’s plan of subsidizing player salaries in a new soccer

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The Lowdown: The anatomy of a goalkeeper’s goal

The Lowdown: The anatomy of a goalkeeper’s goal

Dan Lauletta June 24, 2015 52

Ever since Michelle Betos can remember, she has wanted to be a goalkeeper. It has never been in her soccer fantasies to score a goal. And if you think her diving header to score

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The Lowdown: Assessing NWSL clubs at the break

The Lowdown: Assessing NWSL clubs at the break

Dan Lauletta June 10, 2015 30

The World Cup is in full swing and NWSL is on an 11-day break.  Next week, after the group stage, we will check in on how the NWSL players are faring in Canada.  For

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The Lowdown: The Cat Whitehill story

The Lowdown: The Cat Whitehill story

Dan Lauletta June 2, 2015 14

Cat Whitehill remembers heading from Alabama to her freshman season at the University of North Carolina. She was Cat Reddick then and had no idea she was about to embark on a journey that

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The Lowdown:  XI NWSL players to watch in Canada

The Lowdown: XI NWSL players to watch in Canada

Dan Lauletta May 27, 2015 19

Tuesday marked 11 days until the World Cup. So here are 11 NWSL players, not Americans, who figure to have an impact on both the World Cup and the second half of the league

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The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

Dan Lauletta May 19, 2015 23

The talk after Saturday’s Breakers’ win over the Thorns was the stoppage-time goal by Kristie Mewis. The talk at halftime was how Mewis combined with left back Mollie Pathman to dominate the left side

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