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Washington Spirit Set to Play Full Home Schedule at Audi Field

The Washington Spirit will begin playing all home games at Audi Field in 2023, the club announced today. The District’s Navy Yard will now be the exclusive home of the Spirit after the club agreed to a multiyear agreement with D.C. United. The full-time shift to Audi Field is the latest marker of a new […]

USWNT General Manager Kate Markgraf Named Recipient of NCAA Silver Anniversary Award

U.S. Women’s National Team General Manager Kate Markgraf, who earned 201 caps for the USA, was one of the youngest players on the historic 1999 FIFA Women’s World Cup winning team, won two Olympic gold medals (2004 and 2008) and played 96 matches for Notre Dame in an All-American career highlight by winning the 1995 […]

Dutch top USMNT 3-1 ending World Cup run

The United States Men’s National Team came up short on Saturday against the Netherlands, falling 3-1 at Khalifa International Stadium in Al Rayyan, Qatar. This ended the US run at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in the first round of the knockout phase of the tournament and sent the Dutch team onto the Quarterfinals.  The […]

New Jersey’s Kristen Edmonds Signs as Free Agent with Gotham FC

Kristen Edmonds, a defender from Metuchen, New Jersey who has been a standout player in the NWSL since 2014 after starring collegiately at Rutgers, is coming home. NJ/NY Gotham FC announced today the signing of Edmonds to a two-year contract.  “I am so excited to make this move to Gotham FC and I am looking forward […]

Washington Spirit Re-Signs Midfielder Marissa Sheva

Washington Spirit midfielder Marissa Sheva has re-signed with the team on a new one-year contract, the club announced recently. Sheva totaled 302 minutes of action in eight appearances for the Spirit last season, including two huge full-90 outings during July’s international window. Upon joining the club in June 2022, Sheva was classified as a COVID-19 […]

USMNT Can Clinch Spot in 2022 FIFA World Cup Knockout Stage With Win vs. IR Iran on Tuesday, Nov. 29

The U.S. Men’s National Team has the opportunity to clinch a berth in the knockout stage of the 2022 FIFA World Cup with a win against IR Iran on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Following two strong performances to kick off the tournament, including an inspired showing in a 0-0 draw against tournament favorite England on Black Friday, a victory […]

USMNT Set for World Cup Showdown with England on Black Friday

 The U.S. Men’s National Team will continue its 2022 FIFA World Cup campaign on Friday, Nov. 25 against England. After a strong showing in its return to the global stage, a 1-1 draw against Wales that featured a team-record 14 World Cup debuts, the USA will face off against tournament favorites England, currently ranked No. 5 in […]