Stories By Jeff Kassouf
NWSL/ 4 weeks ago
Seriously, a fall-to-spring schedule for the NWSL? Maybe. The calendar crisis explained
Wondering how serious this is and how it could even work? Here, we simplify our in-depth, subscribers-only reporting to give you...
Analysis/ 4 weeks ago
USWNT 2, Brazil 1: On fullback positioning and the double-edge sword of transitions
The USWNT won a sixth SheBelieves Cup title on Wednesday with a victory over Brazil, and the defensive side of things...
USWNT 1, Japan 0: Team shapes, rotation, roster bubble watch
Japan's 3-4-3 gave the U.S. trouble, but Mallory Swanson saved the day again. And what did we just learn about the...
The USWNT’s midfield numbers game is starting to pay off
After a year of external hand-wringing over a midfield that didn't quite look right, the emergence of a double-pivot in 2023...
‘Special,’ creative Ashley Sanchez gives USWNT another option in No. 10 role
Depth is always good, and Sanchez's 20th cap — a 2-0 win over Canada — was her most important yet. She...
USWNT 2, Canada 0: Swanson shines again, Rodman and Sanchez start & the Fox-Dunn combo
We might have just seen a preview of how Vlatko Andonovski will manage the World Cup. Read more in our rapid...
Canada/ 1 month ago
Canada, USWNT players stand in solidarity for equality, trans rights before SheBelieves Cup match
ORLANDO, Fla. — United States and Canada women’s players stood in solidarity for gender equality and transgender rights on Thursday ahead...
Chicago Red Stars/ 1 month ago
What Tierna Davidson learned about herself during her injury
The veteran defender returned to U.S. training camp this month after tearing her ACL in 2022.
Canada/ 1 month ago
SheBelieves Cup notebook: USWNT midfield, Brazil’s intensity, Marta’s return
Pia Sundhage tells EQZ exactly what Brazil needs from Marta in her return from injury, plus Vlatko Andonovski adds another name...
News/ 1 month ago
U.S. women’s soccer’s growing popularity? Now, there’s a stamp for that
U.S. Postal Service launches women's soccer stamp on Thursday in another marker of the USWNT's mainstream appeal
Analysis/ 1 day ago
The Equalizer Podcast: Previewing Red Stars, OL Reign, Wave
Bekki Morgan and Taylor Vincent continue the Equalizer Podcast’s NWSL season previews with a...
NWSL/ 2 days ago
For OL Reign, a move back to Starfire is a small step forward for training facilities
• Reign’s move from a Tacoma high school to Starfire is an upgrade, but...
Analysis/ 4 days ago
NWSL preview: Key questions for each team
The 2023 National Women’s Soccer League season is one week away, and it’s time...
NWSL/ 5 days ago
The Washington Spirit are ready to move forward
• After a traumatic year-plus, Spirit players feel the club can now set the...