National Women's Soccer League

NWSL championship format changes to predetermined site

According to a SoccerWire report, the National Women’s Soccer League championship match will be held at a predetermined site, with all signs currently pointing to Portland as the yet-to-be-announced location. An NWSL spokesman declined to comment on the report. In both of the previous seasons, the championship match has been held by the highest seeded … Continue reading

US Women's National Team

Ellis names U.S. roster for Women’s World Cup

Jill Ellis announced Tuesday the 23-woman roster for this summer’s World Cup. The roster features eight players making their first World Cup roster: goalkeepers Ashlyn Harris and Alyssa Naeher; defenders Whitney Engen, Julie Johnston and Meghan Klingenberg; midfielder and NWSL first overall pick Morgan Brian; and forwards Sydney Leroux and Christen Press. Ellis has had 25 players … Continue reading