Tag Archive | Women’s Soccer

Sky Blue FC Reveals Official 2019 Roster

Entering into the first week of the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League regular season, Sky Blue FC has announced its official roster for the season opener on April 13 against the Washington Spirit. The club’s first official league match will be played on April 13 against the Washington Spirit at Maryland SoccerPlex and the home […]

Sky Blue FC Signs Brazilian Midfielder Gabi

Sky Blue FC has signed Brazilian midfielder Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha, more commonly known as Gabi, ahead of the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League season, pending receipt of her International Transfer Certificate and P1 visa. Per team and league policies, terms of the contract were not announced. “Gabi is a very versatile player with […]

Sky Blue FC Finish Preseason with Win Against Rutgers University

Sky Blue FC finished its 2019 preseason with a 2-0 victory over fellow New Jerseyans Rutgers University. Jen Hoy and Paige Monaghan scored to lift Sky Blue over the Scarlet Knights. “We defend as a unit, from forwards back to goalkeepers, so when we get a shutout it’s not just the backline and the goalkeepers, it’s […]

Mandy Freeman Out Indefinitely with Achilles Tendon Injury

Sky Blue FC defender Mandy Freeman has likely been ruled out for the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League season after suffering a complete achilles tendon tear to her right ankle during preseason training. Freeman was immediately evaluated by the team’s medical staff. She has since undergone reconstructive surgery and is recovering at her home here in […]

Sky Blue FC Announces Georgian Court University as Official Training Facility

Sky Blue FC announced today that, beginning on April 1, the team will train at Georgian Court University in Lakewood, N.J. for the remainder of the 2019 season. “We have an excellent relationship with Georgian Court University and are thrilled they will serve as our official training facility,” President and General Manager Tony Novo said. […]

Sky Blue FC Continues Preseason With Match Against West Virginia University

Sky Blue FC hosted 2018 BIG 12 Champions West Virginia University in its second preseason game on Saturday afternoon at Sportika Sports. Despite a hard fought battle from both sides through 90 minutes, the match ended in a 0-0 draw. “We’ve been working on our defensive organization all week, so I think we did a really […]

Carli Lloyd Named to U.S. WNT Roster Ahead of Pair of Friendlies

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named the 24-player training camp roster for the USA’s two April friendlies, against Australia on April 4 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City,Colo. (7 p.m. MT on FS1) and against Belgium on April 7 at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles (6 p.m. […]