Tag Archive | Portland Thorns FC

Gotham FC Advances to 2021 Challenge Cup Championship in Draw Against Racing Louisville FC

Gotham FC are 2021 National Women’s Soccer League Challenge Cup finalists in the Eastern Division after a tightly contested draw at home against expansion side Racing Louisville FC. The point at home was enough to send Gotham FC through to the Challenge Cup Championship match against the Portland Thorns on Saturday, May 8, at 1:00 p.m. […]

Gotham FC Acquires Midfielder Allie Long From OL Reign

Gotham FC have acquired veteran midfielder Allie Long from OL Reign. In exchange, Reign FC receives $80,000 in allocation money and Gotham FC’s 2022 second round NWSL Draft pick. Gotham FC and Reign FC will also swap places in the Discovery Ranking order. “I am very excited to have Allie join the team,” said Head Coach Freya Coombe. “Her distribution and […]

Washington Spirit Andi Sullivan, Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett Announced As US Allocated Players

The National Women’s Soccer League announced the list of allocated players from the United States and Canada for the upcoming 2021 season. Allocated players are players who will have their salaries paid by the U.S. Soccer Federation or Canada Soccer, respectively. A total of 32 players will be participating as allocated players in 2021, 22 […]

Washington Spirit to Match Community Shield Grant, Donate $10,000 to Additional Community Partners

The Washington Spirit finished the 2020 NWSL Fall Series in third place, earning a $10,000 grant from the Verizon Community Shield for their community partner, DC Scores. In addition, the Spirit announced they will match the Verizon Community Shield $10,000 donation, distributing it equally among the team’s other community partners – the Youth Leadership Foundation, St. Jude Children’s […]

Washington Spirit Earn Tough Draw Against the Thorns in third Challenge Cup match

It was a tremendous match between the Washington Spirit and the Portland Thorns, which at the end of the night led to a 1-1 Draw in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup, as the team continues its amazing play at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, Utah. The Spirit started off on a strong note as forward […]

Washington Spirit drop heartbreaker against defending Champs Courage in the Second Game of 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup

Anytime you challenge the team who wins the League’s Championship you know you are going to be in for a fight, and the Washington Spirit experienced just that in the recent 2-0 loss to the North Carolina Courage in the Second Match of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup. The match started on a strong note […]

Sky Blue FC Announces 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup Roster

Prior to the start of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup, Sky Blue FC has announced its official roster for the tournament starting on June 27 in Utah. “I feel so confident about this roster heading into the NWSL Challenge Cup,” said team-captain Sarah Woldmoe (formerly Killion). “We all put in the work individually during quarantine […]