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» August 13, 2016

Pay to play is not a new concept in youth sports, especially soccer. Articles have been written, research has been done, and lectures have been given. The pay to play […]

» August 10, 2016

With the last group stage games played it’s now time for the quarterfinals of the Olympic women’s soccer tournament. On Friday, August 12th, eight teams will be paired down to four […]

» August 5, 2016

If the Boston Breakers hadn’t gone 0-3 in their last three WPS games in 2009, I wouldn’t be writing about what is perhaps the most unlikely championship in American professional […]

» August 5, 2016

In many ways, the National Women’s Soccer League has never looked better. With last season’s post-World Cup surge in attendance, the addition of a tenth team in the Orlando Pride, […]

» August 5, 2016

Hey all you new NWSL fans out there. Yeah you. I have a message for you. Pick a team. Pick an NWSL team and stick with them. For one whole […]

» August 4, 2016

The Olympics start tonight. Here is a quick guide to the group stage for the USWNT and a look at what the knockout rounds might bring. The Group Stage: Group […]

» August 4, 2016

RJ Allen: I am RJ Allen. I am the Editor in Chief of Backline Soccer. I’m joined by Chelsey Bush, who is the Managing Editor of Backline Soccer. So Chelsey, […]

» August 2, 2016

In honor of the Chicago Red Stars retiring the number of former captain Lori Chalupny this weekend, we have composed a list of 17 reasons as to why we love […]

» August 2, 2016

For the first time since 2000 it looks as if there will be no member of the 1999 World Cup winning team representing the United States at the Olympics. Christie […]

» August 2, 2016

A lot has been written lately about if the amateur NWSL players should be paid, why they aren’t paid, and if the league or their clubs can afford to pay […]

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