Route Two Soccer – What Went Wrong with Sky Blue?

It’s been a strange season for Sky Blue FC. They got off to a strong start, and spent most of the first half looking like serious playoff challengers. That came as a surprise to those who had judged them too young, too inexperienced, and too raw to make a serious […]

Draft Class Magic: Late Round Picks that Paid Off

The NWSL draft has brought some truly outstanding players into the league from the world of college soccer: Crystal Dunn, Rose Lavelle, both Mewis sisters, the list of first round picks could go on and on. But past the second round the chances of success can fade. I’ve gone back […]

A Conversation on Goalkeeping: The Top 5 NWSL Keepers of the First Third

Goalkeeping is hard. Really hard. And 8 weeks into the season Jordan and I picked out the five NWSL goalkeepers we think have done the best job of doing a hard thing well. We’re not saying they have been perfect. No goalkeeper ever is over this many games. But these […]