National Women's Soccer League / Western New York Flash

NWSL suspends Flash’s Carli Lloyd

The NWSL Disciplinary Committee announced Monday that it has suspended Western New York Flash midfielder Carli Lloyd two matches for use of “excessive force” during the Flash’s 1-0 loss on April 19 to the Chicago Red Stars. The incident occurred in stoppage time of the first half between Lloyd and Red Stars rookie Vanessa DiBernardo. … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League / Sky Blue FC

Sanderson brace gives Breakers first win

The Boston Breakers defeated Sky Blue FC 3-2 for their first win of the season on Sunday in front of 1,263 fans at Harvard Stadium. Boston, who came into Sunday’s match after a loss against the Dash, received a spirited performance from midfielder Lianne Sanderson who registered a brace. Sanderson scored the game-winning goal in … Continue reading

Houston Dash / National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC

Reign continue winning streak with win over Dash

Continuing its winning ways, the Seattle Reign cruised past the Houston Dash in a 2-0 win at Memorial Stadium in Seattle, Wash. tonight. After being pulled down 18 minutes into the match, Seattle’s Jess Fishlock took a quick restart, sliding the ball up the left flank to teammate Sydney Leroux.Dribbling into the box, Leroux was … Continue reading

Houston Dash / National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC

PREVIEW: Game of the Week: Houston Dash at Seattle Reign

Seattle Reign FC, the only NWSL team to take three points in each of its matches this season, hosts the Houston Dash tonight at Memorial Stadium in Seattle, Wash. Scoring a combined six goals against its two opponents (the Boston Breakers and Washington Spirit) while only conceding one, Seattle has proved to be a threat … Continue reading

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

McDonald’s brace lifts Portland over Kansas City

Jessica McDonald’s brace in the final ten minutes led the Thorns to a 3-1 victory over FC Kansas City, in front of 14,100 supporters at Providence Park in Portland, Ore. In what was a fiercely contested match, McDonald put Portland ahead for good in 84’ minute. Allie Long laid off a pass to an unmarked … Continue reading