Tag Archive | Angel City FC

Washington Spirit Drops First Match in DC since 2018

The Washington Spirit lost its first match at Audi Field since 2018 on Sunday evening, finding itself on the wrong side of 1-0 margin to expansion side Angel City FC. Washington’s first-ever match against Angel City FC was a defensive one. The high-powered Spirit attack was held to just nine shots, one on goal. Despite […]

Defender Paige Nielsen Selected by Angel City FC in the 2022 NWSL Expansion Draft

Washington Spirit defender Paige Nielsen was selected by Angel City FC in the 2022 NWSL Expansion Draft presented by Ally. Nielsen was drafted with the number seven pick. Nielsen joined the Spirit prior to the start of the 2019 season from Australian side Canberra United. In 2021, Nielsen played in 19 games, including 13 starts for a […]

2021 NWSL Challenge Cup set to be played in home markets; kickoff scheduled for April 9

The National Women’s Soccer League announced the Medical Task Force has approved play in home markets for the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup set to begin on April 9, 2021. The NWSL has also released updated medical protocols and key dates for the new and expanded 2021 competition framework. Players will report to camp on Feb. […]