National Women's Soccer League / Sky Blue FC / Washington Spirit

Dunn leads Spirit to first-ever win over Sky Blue FC

PISCATAWAY, N.J.—Behind a pair from the versatile Crystal Dunn and another impressive showing from midfielder Christine Nairn, the Washington Spirit defeated Sky Blue FC, 3-1, Saturday night. It was the Spirit’s (2-1-0) first ever victory over Sky Blue (1-1-1) who saw their franchise-record seven-game unbeaten streak come to an end. Washington head coach Mark Parsons … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / Houston Dash / National Women's Soccer League

McDonald brace not enough as Dash fall to Breakers, 3-2

Despite a brace from Jess McDonald and giving up a two goal lead, the Boston Breakers gave Houston its first loss of the season, beating the Dash 3-2. Four minutes after the Breakers scored to put the Dash in a two-goal deficit, McDonald used her height to her advantage to make the score 2-1 in the 35th … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Sky Blue FC / Washington Spirit

Preview: Washington Spirit at Sky Blue FC

When Sky Blue FC hosts the Washington Spirit tonight at 6 p.m. ET, at Yurcak Field in Piscataway, N.J., it does so with several things in common with its opposition. For one, tonight’s game marks the last time both teams will field a starting XI before players depart to national team training camps in preparation … Continue reading

Chicago Red Stars / National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC

PREVIEW: Portland Thorns at Chicago Red Stars

Reigning NWSL Player of the Week Christen Press will look to continue Chicago’s strong start to the season at home against the Portland Thorns. Press scored a brace and earned an assist for a 3-2 win in the Red Stars home opener against rival Seattle Reign FC. She scored the game-winning goal in second-half stoppage … Continue reading