The North Carolina Courage have built a dynasty. How did they do it? October 31, 2019

In 2018 the North Carolina Courage were the most dominant team in the history of American women’s soccer. For obvious reasons, they were clear favorites to retain the title coming […]

What the heck happened with the NWSL Best XI? October 26, 2019

The NWSL released its ‘Best XI’ and ‘Second XI’ yesterday evening and the lists were immediately dragged by everyone: fans, media, and players alike. Even moms got involved. Any voting […]

Route Two Soccer: Two key tactical questions for the NWSL Final October 24, 2019

The North Carolina Courage are in the midst of a dynasty. Despite some early season struggles, they won the Shield again this year, finishing with a goal difference of +31, […]

Backline Chat: NWSL 2019 Reflections October 16, 2019

Charles Olney (@olneyce): Welcome everyone to our NWSL wrap-up chat. It’s been awhile since we’ve all talked. It’s good to be back. This week we want to discuss the conclusion to […]

Route Two Soccer: My 2019 NWSL Awards Ballot October 15, 2019

It’s time for some end of the year votes. Here’s my take on who should win the big awards. MVP Sam Kerr Casey Short Christen Press Crystal Dunn Andi Sullivan […]

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