NWSL

Gotham FC Signs Defender Nealy Martin

Gotham FC has signed defender Nealy Martin to a contract for one year plus an option for the 2024 season. The 24-year-old Martin joins Gotham FC after spending her first two seasons in the NWSL with Racing Louisville FC. Gotham FC picked up Martin’s rights from Louisville via the end-of-season waiver wire before signing her […]

Washington Spirit Re-Signs Co-Captain Tori Huster

 The Washington Spirit has re-signed ten-year NWSL veteran and original Spirit player Tori Huster to a new one-year contract, the club announced recently. As the NWSLPA President, Huster was instrumental in advocating for players during the historic collective bargaining agreement (CBA) negotiations which resulted in the first class of NWSL players being able to experience […]

Washington Spirit Set to Play Full Home Schedule at Audi Field

The Washington Spirit will begin playing all home games at Audi Field in 2023, the club announced today. The District’s Navy Yard will now be the exclusive home of the Spirit after the club agreed to a multiyear agreement with D.C. United. The full-time shift to Audi Field is the latest marker of a new […]

New Jersey’s Kristen Edmonds Signs as Free Agent with Gotham FC

Kristen Edmonds, a defender from Metuchen, New Jersey who has been a standout player in the NWSL since 2014 after starring collegiately at Rutgers, is coming home. NJ/NY Gotham FC announced today the signing of Edmonds to a two-year contract.  “I am so excited to make this move to Gotham FC and I am looking forward […]

Washington Spirit Re-Signs Midfielder Marissa Sheva

Washington Spirit midfielder Marissa Sheva has re-signed with the team on a new one-year contract, the club announced recently. Sheva totaled 302 minutes of action in eight appearances for the Spirit last season, including two huge full-90 outings during July’s international window. Upon joining the club in June 2022, Sheva was classified as a COVID-19 […]

Gotham FC Signs Goalkeeper Abby Smith to Three-Year Contract

 Gotham FC recently announced the signing of goalkeeper Abby Smith to a three-year contact through the 2025 NWSL season. The 29-year-old Smith joins Gotham FC after winning the 2022 NWSL Championship with the Portland Thorns. “I couldn’t be more excited about my decision to join Gotham FC,” said Smith. “This experience has been educational and […]

Washington Spirit Names Mark Parsons New Head Coach

The Washington Spirit continues its commitment to building a world-class organization by hiring Mark Parsons as the club’s new Head Coach. Parsons is making his return to DC having previously coached the Spirit from 2013 to 2015. “Mark is one of the best coaches in the sport and we are thrilled to have him guiding […]