Tag Archive | Emily Sonnett

Washington Spirit set to host Gotham FC in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup action on Tuesday

The Washington Spirit took to the fields in Washington D.C. on a beautiful Saturday afternoon, as the ladies prepare to host Gotham FC in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup action on Tuesday, at Audi Field. Playing in the shadows of RFK Stadium, that ladies are in the process of trying to work together the talent that […]

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 Announce Final Roster Ahead of 2021 Challenge Cup

The Washington Spirit has announced the final 22-player roster ahead of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant.   Defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett and midfielder Andi Sullivan have been called up by the United States Women’s National Team for April friendlies against Sweden and France. Midfielder Saori Takarada has been called up to the Japan National Team ahead of April […]

Washington Spirit players O’Hara, Sonnett Named to USWNT’s April Friendlies

 U.S. Women’s National Women’s Soccer Team Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett to the roster for the team’s April friendlies against Sweden and France.   The USWNT will take on two top-ranked teams in the FIFA World Rankings, No. 5 Sweden on April 10 (1:10 p.m. ET / 6:10 p.m. local on […]

Washington Spirit Announce Updated Preseason Roster

The Washington Spirit has announced an updated 24-player preseason roster.   Defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett and midfielder Andi Sullivan have been allocated by the United States Women’s National Team for the 2021 NWSL Season. O’Hara and Sonnett represented the USWNT in the 2021 SheBelieves Cup that took place in February.   Forward Morgan Andrews joined the squad as a non-roster invitee […]

The Washington Spirit to Train in The Palm Beaches, Florida from March 1 through March 21

The Washington Spirit announced that the club will train at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach from March 1 through March 21.   “We are thrilled to be training in the Palm Beaches in partnership with Palm Beach Atlantic University and the Palm Beach County Sports Commission,” said Spirit owner Michele Kang. “Our players […]

Washington Spirit Announce 26-player Preseason Roster

The Washington Spirit has announced an initial 26-player roster as the 2021 NWSL Preseason officially begins today.   Included on the 26-player roster are three non-roster invitees and four players that were selected in the 2021 NWSL Draft.   The Spirit will return to action when the NWSL Challenge Cup returns on April 9. More […]