Boston Breakers / Group D / National Women's Soccer League / Women's World Cup

Simon reflects on daunting recovery and her return to the NWSL

Kyah Simon isn’t new to being a heroine, or viewed as a savior as her play in June’s Women’s World Cup showcased. The Blacktown, Australia native scored the most important goal in Australian football history to defeat powerhouse Brazil and help Australian advance to the quarterfinals for the first time on the men’s or women’s side.  The … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League / Washington Spirit

Boston earns first point on the road in Washington

The Boston Breakers gained their first point on the road this season, tying the Washington Spirit,1-1, Saturday night. After three straight home wins, it was the first home match where the Spirit dropped points. Despite dominating possession and outshooting the Breakers, 16-8, the Spirit gave up their lead and settled for a draw with the third … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / FC Kansas City / National Women's Soccer League

Preview: FC Kansas City at Boston Breakers

The Boston Breakers (2-3-1, 7 points) host FC Kansas City (3-3-1, 10 points) at Soldiers Field Stadium, in the first match-up between the two clubs. Boston enters the match coming off of a 1-1 draw with Sky Blue FC in Week 7. Rookie forward Stephanie McCaffery provided the Breakers with their lone goal in the match, her … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC

Mewis chips in stoppage-time winner for Breakers

Kristie Mewis broke through in the final minute of stoppage time to propel the Boston Breakers to a 1-0 victory over the Portland Thorns at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium in Boston. Thorns goalkeeper Michelle Betos headed a ball outside the 18-yard-box but the rebound fell to Mewis. Mewis, who had several chances throughout the match, looped … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC

PREVIEW: Portland Thorns at Boston Breakers

Portland enters today’s game with Allie Long and Mana Shim on fire, with one of the two scoring in each of the Thorns first four games. Both are atop the NWSL Leaderboard in different statistical categories as Long is tied for the league lead with four goals, while Shim is in a three-way tie with three … Continue reading