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Carli Lloyd Named to Roster for 2020 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named the 20 players who will represent the USA at the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament being held from Jan. 28-Feb. 9 in Texas and California. The USA opens the tournament, which will send its top two finishers to Japan, on Tuesday, Jan. 28 against […]

Sky Blue FC Picks Four Players in 2020 NWSL College Draft

Sky Blue FC have selected four players in the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) College Draft. The picks are as follows: No. 5 Evelyne Viens, No. 11 Kaleigh Riehl, No. 20 Amanda McGlynn, and No. 29 Chantelle Swaby. Additionally, Sky Blue FC acquired forward Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit in exchange for the 4th, 13th, and 17th overall selections […]

Sky Blue FC Acquires Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit

Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has acquired 2019 U.S. Women’s National Team World Cup Champion & forward Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit in exchange for the 4th, 13th, and 17th overall selections in the 2020 NWSL College Draft as well as a 1st round 2021 Draft Pick. Pugh, 21, […]

New York City FC Forward Ismael Tajouri-Shradi Agrees to New Contract

New York City FC announced that Ismael Tajouri-Shradi has agreed to a new multi-year contract with the Club. The Libyan international has played 52 matches across all competitions over the past two seasons, scoring 19 goals and adding seven assists. Tajouri-Shradi said: “I’m really happy to extend my contract to stay here with NYCFC who […]

Sky Blue FC Re-sign Midfielder Sarah Killion

Sky Blue FC co-captain and midfielder Sarah Killion has agreed to a new contract ahead of the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League Season. Per team and league policies, terms of the contract were not announced. Killion joined Sky Blue in 2015 after being selected as the second overall pick in the 2015 NWSL College Draft. […]

New York City FC Signs Midfielder Gedion Zelalem

New York City FC  announced the Club has signed midfielder Gedion Zelalem. The 22 year-old is a versatile central midfielder and spent the 2019 season at fellow MLS club, Sporting Kansas City, and their USL Championship side, Swope Park Rangers. The former Germany and United States youth international has also played for Arsenal FC, Rangers […]

Sky Blue FC Acquires McCall Zerboni from North Carolina Courage

Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has acquired veteran midfielder McCall Zerboni and a conditional pick in the 2021 NWSL draft from North Carolina Courage in exchange for the rights to Hailie Mace. Zerboni, 33, joins Sky Blue FC after three seasons with the Courage, winning three consecutive NWSL Shields and […]