Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 20

Backline Soccer Recap: The View from the Sideline: North Carolina vs Washington – Kelly Piper was out at the Spirit and Courage game and took some great shots! Child’s Play: 5 Reasons The NWSL Will Shape The Future Of Women’s Sports – Lindsay Schwarz on how the NWSL will shape […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 19

Backline Soccer Recap: The View from the Sideline: Washington Spirit vs Chicago Red Stars – Check out these shots from Kelly Piper from the game last weekend.  Irreplaceable: 5 Reasons Christie Pearce Should Stick Around – Lindsay Schwarz brings you 5 reasons Captain America should stick around in some capacity […]

Breaking News: Chicago Red Stars Acquire Morgan Brian

The Chicago Red Stars have announced that they acquired US Women’s National Team midfielder Morgan Brian in a trade with the Houston Dash. NEWS: Chicago acquires @moeebrian in trade with @HoustonDash. Read | https://t.co/nEYPeINpcP pic.twitter.com/1EZvVE9Y0Y — Chicago Red Stars (@chicagoredstars) August 30, 2017 NEWS: Dash acquire @KristieMewie and future considerations […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 18

Backline Soccer Recap: Too Cool For School: 5 Reasons Mallory Pugh Needs a New Narrative – Lindsay Schwarz brings you five reasons its time to give people some new talking points on Mal Pugh.  Why You Should or Should Not Be Freaking Out About the Red Stars – Sandra Herrera […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 17

Backline Soccer Recap: Under the Radar: 5 Reasons Rachel Daly Is Underrated – Lindsay Schwarz breaks down five reasons Rachel Daly is underrated in the NWSL.  The Unknown International: Alanna Kennedy – Allison Cary shines a spotlight on Australian International Alanna Kennedy. The View from the Sideline: Washington Spirit vs […]

Breaking News: Christy Holly Steps Down as Sky Blue FC Coach

Christy Holly has announced that he will be stepping down from his position as Sky Blue FC Head Coach, effective immediately. pic.twitter.com/FinkhbmuY5 — Christy Holly (@christyeholly) August 16, 2017 Sky Blue FC President and General Manager Tony Novo had this to say about Holly’s departure: “First and foremost, we want to […]

Breaking News: USWNT to Host Korea Republic in October Friendlies

U.S. Soccer has announced that the United States Women’s National Team will be hosting the 16th ranked Korea Republic in two friendlies in October. New Orleans. North Carolina. It's been a while. But guess what? 👀 you in October! https://t.co/QFrqCOfkfo. pic.twitter.com/IBtnX8KR27 — U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) August 14, 2017 The […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 16

Backline Soccer Recap: Euro’s Final Set – Allison Cary recaps the Euro’s semi-final matches.  The View from the Sideline: Chicago Red Stars vs Orlando Pride – Kat Farris snapped some great shots at the draw between the Pride and Red Stars. Multi-Trick Pony: 5 Reasons Christen Press Should Start for […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, International Break #2

Backline Soccer Recap: The Unknown International: Nahomi Kawasumi – In her weekly series, Allison Carey shines the spotlight this week on Nahomi Kawasumi.  Midway Report: Chicago Red Stars Half Season Review – Sandra Herrera breaks down the Chicago Red Stars season halfway through. She also has some post game comments […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 14

Backline Soccer Recap: The Unknown International: Amandine Henry – Allison Carey takes a look at French international Amandine Henry in her debut piece.  Amber Brooks Deserves Another Shot With The USWNT – Alanna Fairbairn breaks down why the Houston defender deserves another shot with the USWNT.  The Rock(Y) Of The Team: […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 13

Backline Soccer Recap: The View From The Sideline: Washington Spirit Vs Orlando Pride: 7/8 – Kelly Piper zooms in on the Spirit and Pride game. Check out these awesome shots. Kailen Sheridan: Not Your Average Rookie – RJ Allen interviewed the Sky Blue rookie keeper and asked her about her rookie […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 12

Image Credits: Leanne Keator Backline Soccer Recap: A History of Highs and Lows In Allocations In The NWSL: RJ Allen takes a look at the history of allocations in the NWSL with the USWNT, CANWNT, and MEXWNT.  6 Takeaways From NWSL: Week 11: Jordan Small, Luis Hernandez, and Elizabeth Wawrzyniak bring […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 11

Image Credits: Elizabeth Wawrzyniak Backline Soccer Recap: The View from the Sideline: Washington Spirit vs the Portland Thorns: Kelly Piper shows off her photography skills with this weeks showing from the Spirit win over the Thorns.  View from the Sideline: Chicago Red Stars vs Sky Blue FC: Elizabeth Wawrzyniak traded her editing chops […]

Kealia Ohai to Miss Remainder of 2017 Season

The Houston Dash announced today that forward and captain Kealia Ohai suffered a season-ending knee injury against the Orlando Pride this past Saturday. NEWS: Ohai to miss the remainder of the season with left knee injury. Get well soon, @KealiaOhai! INFO: https://t.co/rxBGgRHpGx pic.twitter.com/RIowUfe0c8 — Houston Dash (@HoustonDash) June 26, 2017 […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Week 10

Backline Soccer Recap: Promoting Pride in Courage Country: In her debut piece, Becca Kimble talks about her personal experience at the NC Courage’s first Pride night.  The Furt and the Fabulous: Episode 3: RJ Allen brought you her latest negatives and positives from the NWSL. This week she delves into a problem […]