Ranking the top players of 2019 December 6, 2019

Earlier this week I wrote a piece complaining about the end-of-year awards voting. In particular, I was frustrated to see Megan Rapinoe sweeping all the big awards, despite producing a […]

Megan Rapinoe had an iconic year. But she wasn’t the best player. December 3, 2019

I am a huge fan of Megan Rapinoe. Over the course of her career, she has been one of the most dynamic and exciting players in the game. Pinpoint crosses, […]

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, […]

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