The 123rd Minute: The Big Draft Show

<iframe src=’https://www.podbean.com/media/player/s2xqv-84111e?from=yiiadmin’ data-link=’https://www.podbean.com/media/player/s2xqv-84111e?from=yiiadmin’ height=’100′ width=’100%’ frameborder=’0′ scrolling=’no’ data-name=’pb-iframe-player’ ></iframe> Women’s Soccer writers RJ Allen and Charles Olney dig in to the 2018 NWSL draft and touch on the mega trade between Houston Dash, Sky Blue FC and the Chicago Red Stars. Intro: Those Better Days by Mimi Page If you want to check out […]

It’s The World’s Game – We Should Treat It As Such

When it was announced that John Herdman would be leaving his position as the head coach of the Canadian Women’s National Team to head the Canadian Men’s Team the soccer media world erupted. ‘How could he do that?, Was the team aware?, Does that man have any loyalty?’ were just […]

Long Traded To Seattle, Stott and Johnson To Sky Blue, Foord to Portland

A three-team trade has shuffled several players around the National Women’s Soccer League. 🚨 #NWSL Trade Alert 🚨 3⃣ teams, 2⃣ trades =@ReignFC acquire Allie Long@ThornsFC acquire rights to Caitlin Foord, 2020 draft pick@SkyBlueFC acquire Rebekah Stott, Katie Johnson Details ➡️ https://t.co/n1gRxtQ8wp pic.twitter.com/FJm0e9gh9G — NWSL (@NWSL) January 11, 2018 Sky […]

Where do the USSF Presidential Candidates Stand on Women’s Soccer?

Note: After this piece was published the US Soccer Athlete Council posted surveys taken by each of the candidates. Some of the answers touch on women’s soccer more deeply than their campaign sites. Their answers can be found here. The race for the next USSF president has been about men’s […]

Ellis Names Roster For January Camp, Denmark Friendly

Jill Ellis has named 26 players to the U.S. Women’s National Team roster for the annual January camp and the upcoming friendly versus Denmark. We're back! 👋 #JanuaryCamp is here. Meet the 26 players called in to jumpstart 2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣8️⃣ » https://t.co/XjZOgVmeQV pic.twitter.com/kkkWIjx5Sj — U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) January 3, 2018 […]

Route Two Soccer – A Good Trade for Sky Blue

In the first big NWSL blockbuster deal of the offseason, Sky Blue traded away one of their key players. It will be hard to imagine the New Jersey side without Kelley O’Hara, who has been a bulwark of the team’s structure, formation, and identity since the founding of the league. […]

U.S. Soccer Announces Dates, Venues For 2018 SheBelieves Cup

U.S. Soccer has announced the scheduling and venues for the 2018 SheBelieves Cup. It's back. The third annual #SheBelievesCup goes down this March » https://t.co/L1LSNlDAm6 Who's ready? pic.twitter.com/ppcEpPOE3n — U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) December 21, 2017 🇺🇸🇩🇪🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🇫🇷 2018 #SheBelievesCup will feature 4 of the 🌎's top 6 teams » https://t.co/L1LSNlDAm6 […]

Who May Tom Sermanni be Looking to Lure to Orlando?

The National Women’s Soccer League off-season is in full swing, and it’s been lit. While teams around the league have hired a new manager, rebranded, or re-signed players for the next season, things on the Orlando Pride side have been fairly quiet. The team has several players using the off-season […]

A Higher Standard: The Issue of Professionalism in Women’s Soccer

For a little over a month now women’s soccer within the United States has gone completely rogue. It seems like every day I wake up and look at Twitter and some new major change has occurred with the NWSL, USSF, or the personnel that surround it. Major changes happen in […]

Hope Solo probably shouldn’t be the US Soccer president, but it’s good that she’s running

To the average fan of US Soccer, the job of president is defined primarily by big decisions on high profile issues. Who should be the head coach? How should money be spent? How should resources be collected? But the reality is that the job is far more prosaic than these […]