FC Kansas City / National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC

MATCH PREVIEW: Portland at FC Kansas City

Portland Thorns FC at FC Kansas City (Verizon Wireless Field) 6-30-13 4:10pm E.T./1:10pm P.T. The Portland Thorns (8-2-2, 26 points) are coming off a scoreless draw in New Jersey where they battled Sky Blue FC for sole possession of first place.  Both Alex Morgan and Christine Sinclair were coming off of national team duty and … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / Chicago Red Stars / FC Kansas City / National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC / Seattle Reign FC / Washington Spirit

Around the League: Roster Moves, Player of the Week and Trade Rumors

Karina LeBlanc Named Week 11 Player of the Week Portland Thorns goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc was named Week 11 NWSL Player of the Week on Tuesday afternoon. LeBlanc made a season-high seven stops, two of which came in stoppage time of the Thorns June 22 matchup against Sky Blue FC.  LeBlanc leads the league in goals … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC

Seattle Earns First Victory of 2013 with 2-1 Win Over Boston

The winless streak finally ended for the Seattle Reign as an 85th minute goal by Christine Nairn gave the Reign their first win in franchise history with a 2-1 victory in Boston on Wednesday night. Liz Bogus took off down the left flank before cutting into the penalty box and sending a low cross that … Continue reading

Player Blogs / US Women's National Team

International Postcard with Yael Averbuch: The Most Perfect Homecoming

It’s such a wonderful feeling when things work out even better than you could have planned them. When I got the news that I was invited into camp with the USWNT to play two games against Korea Republic, it was particularly special to me. The Swedish Damallsvenskan (women’s league) season was nearing the summer break … Continue reading