Tag Archive | Dorian Bailey

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 […]

Washington Spirit Claim a Point in Scoreless Draw with Courage

 The Washington Spirit drew a tie with the North Carolina Courage in their sixteenth match of the 2021 NWSL regular season this evening, 0-0.  The Spirit wasted no time applying offensive pressure. Within the first several minutes of play, numerous attempts at goal were made, including a near goal by Ashley Hatch whose shot inside the box […]

Washington Spirit fall to Red Stars at home, 0-1

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Spirit Post Match Press Conference from 7/2. Video features thoughts from Head Coach Richie Burke along with Paige Nielsen. The Washington Spirit fell in their eighth match of the 2021 NWSL regular season to the Chicago Red Stars on Friday night, 0-1, at Segra Field in […]

Washington Spirit Take All Three Points in Tacoma

The Washington Spirit finished up the month of May with a 1-0 win against OL Reign at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington. The match began with two early free kicks for the Reign just outside of the Spirit’s 18-yard box. In the 15’, Spirit forward Ashley Sanchez got on the end of an Ashley Hatch […]

Washington Spirit Play to 1–1 draw with Pride in Regular Season Opener

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Spirit Press Conference. After the team’s 1-1 tie with the Orlando Pride in NWSL action on 5/16. Featuring thoughts from Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke along with stars Ashley Hatch and Andi Sullivan. The Washington Spirit tied their first match of the 2021 NWSL regular season […]

Washington Spirit Log Eight Shots on Goal but Can’t Beat Orlando Pride

The Washington Spirit fell 1–0 to the Orlando Pride in their third match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, FL. Spurred on by the home crowd, Orlando threatened Washington’s goal early on. Alex Morgan cut in on Kelley O’Hara, but Emily Sonnett got in front of the shot — both […]

Washington Spirit Delegation to Visit Qatar

As part of a cultural exchange, a delegation from the Washington Spirit traveled to Qatar on December 12 for a one-week stay. The club will participate in a variety of events that are a part of the U.S.-Qatar Year of Culture. This trip builds on the relationship the Spirit started earlier this year when staff […]