National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC / Washington Spirit

Washington Spirit acquire defender Niki Cross

The Washington Spirit acquired defender Niki Cross today from the Seattle Reign in exchange for the Spirit’s 2015 second round pick.  Cross will join Washington after finishing her season at Bayern Munich in Germany’s Bundesliga in June. The 28-year-old played in WPS in 2009-2011 for the St. Louis Athletica (2009, 2010) and Boston Breakers (2011) … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Washington Spirit

Christine Nairn returns home

After the 2013 NWSL season ended, Christine Nairn was excited about the offseason and training to get ready for her follow-up season with the Reign. Her offseason trade to Washington was something she wasn’t expecting. Nairn was coming off a productive rookie year scoring three goals and tallying five assists while shifting around in different positions … Continue reading

Chicago Red Stars / National Women's Soccer League

Leslie Osborne says farewell to playing career

After a nine year career Chicago Red Stars midfielder and former U.S. Women’s National Team player Leslie Osborne has announced her retirement. Osborne who was named team captain Red Stars prior to the Inaugural NWSL season made 18 appearances and netted one goal in her lone season with the club. Her journey didn’t come without … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC

No time off for Fishlock

Two weeks after the conclusion of the NWSL season, many players were hashing out offseason vacation plans but that couldn’t be said for Seattle Reign FC midfielder Jess Fishlock. The 28-year-old was Scotland-bound with loans to Glasgow and Melbourne, Australia, worked out well in advance in preparation for what she was getting herself into. Even … Continue reading