Tag Archive | Washington D.C.

Washington Spirit Investor Group Expands with the addition of Washington Capitals Star Alex Ovechkin

The Washington Spirit of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced recently that hockey star Alex Ovechkin and his wife Nastya Ovechkina have joined the club’s investor group along with a remarkable group of 11 women and men that have a tremendous passion for the DC and women’s soccer. Together, the group is committed to […]

Washington Capitals on a roll as they get set to host Pittsburgh on Thursday

The Washington Capitals have been on a bit of a roll, as the team is currently getting ready to host the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday at Capital One Arena. The team has won the last three against the New York Islanders, skating to a 1-0 shootout result last Thursday, a 6-3 victory on Saturday and […]

Washington Spirit and Gotham FC Draw in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Thriller

Electricity was in the air at Audi Field as the Washington Spirit took the pitch for the first time in the 2021 Season with a limited number of fans in attendance. It was the final match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup and a challenging one against a talented opponent in Gotham FC. The two […]

Washington Spirit Release 2021 Regular Season Schedule

The Washington Spirit have released their official 2021 Regular Season Schedule today. The Spirit will play on the road on Sunday, May 16 against the Orlando Pride. They will return home to play the Houston Dash on Wednesday, May 26.  The Spirit’s ninth NWSL season will feature 10 teams, including expansion team Racing Louisville FC […]

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 […]

Gotham FC Faces Washington Spirit in Key East Division Matchup

NJ/NY Gotham FC (2-0-0, 6 points) are heading to Washington D.C. on Tuesday, April 27, to take on the Washington Spirit (1-0-2, 3 points), in their third 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup matchup presented by Secret Deodorant. The contest from Audi Field will be streamed on Paramount+ and Twitch (international) with kickoff set for 7 p.m. […]

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 […]