Category Archives: Women’s Professional Soccer

Riley vows better tactics and roster shuffling as Thorns new head coach

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By CAITLIN MURRAY How much improvement does a reigning champion team need? As it turns out, plenty – at least that’s what new Portland Thorns FC coach Paul Riley thinks. Riley was named head coach of the … Continue reading »

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NWSL Ticker: Thorns to hire new coach, Reign adds to attacking arsenal; and more

Portland Thorns head coach Cindy Parlow-Cone has left her post for personal reasons, the club announced. The team is expected to make a hire next week. Continue reading »

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NWSL Spotlight: Mewis is finding her home on and off the field

U.S. Women’s National Team starter Kristie Mewis says she’s glad to be back home in Boston and discusses the difficulties of learning a new position on the fly for the USWNT. Continue reading »

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NWSL Ticker: Report: USWNT to play France in June; Cascadia rivals trade forwards; and more

The U.S. Women’s National Team will reportedly host France for two friendlies and off-season roster moves for Seattle and Portland. Continue reading »

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With U.S. Soccer in the loop, NWSL expansion is up to Houston Dynamo

With U.S. Soccer in the loop and due diligence done, it’s up to the Houston Dynamo to decide in the next few days if they will join NWSL for 2014. Continue reading »

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Announced roster for USWNT camp marks return of Rodriguez, LePeilbet

U.S. Women’s National Team will host a camp in January with some new faces, such as goalkeeper Brittany Cameron, and long-awaited returns, such as Amy Rodriguez. Continue reading »

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As deal with Red Bulls falls apart, Sky Blue forges ahead

The New York Red Bulls have no plans of acquiring a majority stake in NWSL club Sky Blue FC, who are looking to make some changes from last season including a potential change of venue. Continue reading »

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NWSL Ticker: Dynamo want pro women’s team, Reign continues off-season deal-making; and more

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By CAITLIN MURRAY The Houston Dynamo are making a strong and very public push to acquire a franchise in the year-old National Women’s Soccer League. According to the Houston Chronicle, the Major League Soccer club wants an … Continue reading »

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