The Lowdown: Waiting for soccer’s next sunrise
This was supposed to be one of my favorite Lowdown columns of the year to write. It was supposed to be...
The NWSL season as we know it isn’t going to happen. So, what now?
With an ongoing postponement of all sports in the United States and beyond, we’ve seen continued communication from the National Women’s...
NWSL commissioner Lisa Baird, one-on-one: ‘There is no playbook for this’
National Women’s Soccer League commissioner Lisa Baird says that the current plan is to try to begin the league’s eighth season...
NWSL season delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic; start date unknown
The National Women’s Soccer League announced on Friday that the scheduled April 18 start to the 2020 regular season will be delayed...
‘We’re in this game to win’: Craig Harrington on Utah’s competing goals
In every sense of the word, it’s been an offseason of change for Utah Royals FC. Laura Harvey left her role...
CBS Sports, Twitch sign three-year deals to broadcast NWSL
The National Women’s Soccer League has come to agreements with CBS Sports and Twitch for three-year television and streaming rights deals....
NWSL/ 3 years ago
Becky Sauerbrunn is finally heading home
“Home” is a relative term for United States women’s national team players. They spent roughly half of 2019 in hotel rooms...
Among Lisa Baird’s crucial tasks is uniting diverse group of NWSL owners
Lisa Baird seems aware that she has a plethora of pressing tasks ahead as the new National Women’s Soccer League commissioner....
Lisa Baird named NWSL commissioner
Lisa Baird was announced as the new commissioner of the National Women’s Soccer League on Thursday. Her first day on the...
The Lowdown: What to make of the impending Becky Sauerbrunn trade
At some point in the next week or so, the Utah Royals and Portland Thorns are expected to announce a significant...
Analysis/ 1 day ago
What makes Jaedyn Shaw so exceptional
Few players make the sort of instant impact Jaedyn Shaw has made on the...
Analysis/ 3 days ago
Kassouf: Here comes the bump
The rising tide of the World Cup looms and, for the third time, we...
Analysis/ 3 days ago
The Equalizer Podcast: Mailbag
Jeff Kassouf answers questions about the U.S. women’s national team roster for the Women’s...
Analysis/ 6 days ago
Champions League final reaction: Barcelona defeats Wolfsburg in thriller
Barcelona returned to the top of the European game on Saturday, beating Wolfsburg 3-2...