Tag: NWSL

Around the World of WoSo: City Remain Champs and Betos Says Goodbye

City goes back-to-back: Melbourne City and Perth Glory met in the Grand Final of the W-League on Sunday and the match certainly did not disappoint. It drew a record crowd of 4,591 in the stadium and saw two goals by City en route to their second championship. Melbourne City made history by […]

WoSo Remix: Chance the Rapper and Chicago Red Stars

This is part two of a three-part series. [Part 1] *DISCLAIMER* Yes, this is a women’s soccer article referencing a rap album. Yes, there is foul language. Yes, this is your Parental Advisory. Back in August, Backline Soccer published Part One of a WoSo Remix series featuring Chance the Rapper and […]

WoSo Remix: Chance The Rapper and Chicago Red Stars

This is the first installment of a three-part series. *DISCLAIMER* Yes, this is a women’s soccer article referencing a rap album. Yes, there is foul language. Yes, this is your Parental Advisory. If you’re from Chicago and are unfamiliar with hip hop or have been living under a rock the last […]

Around the World of WoSo: W-League Finals; Trio of Canadians Retire

Perth Glory Takes Care of Business: All season Perth has been entertaining to watch but they didn’t hold back one bit, putting five past Sydney FC this weekend to advance to the Finals.  Even though Sydney scored first thanks to Kyah Simon, Perth controlled the rest of the game after […]

Around the World of WoSo: Crummer to Seattle and Canberra takes Prem

Seattle Sign Crummer: Laura Harvey has signed Australian Larissa Crummer, who is 21 years old and has emerged from a defender to talented forward since turning pro in 2013. Her previous club experiences were with Sydney FC and Brisbane Roar before signing on with Melbourne City in 2015. Crummer’s profile […]

Backline Soccer Rejects the Banning and Dehumanizing of Immigrants and Refugees

Backline Soccer joins our fellow Americans and those around the world in condemning the illegal executive order signed by President Trump. Our hearts ache for those treated like criminals. For those seeking refuge from war and destruction. For those legal immigrants, green-card holders, and permanent residents now barred from returning home […]

Around the World of WoSo: NWSL Draft, Morgan in Lyon

NWSL College Draft Tidbits: The 2017 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft was held in Los Angeles over the weekend and – no surprise – Rose Lavelle was taken number one overall. The first of 40 picks, the talented midfielder out of Wisconsin spent all four years a Badger and […]

Breaking News: Heather O’Reilly Reportedly to Join Arsenal Ladies

Glenn Crooks of CBS New York has reported that FCKC and former USWNT midfielder Heather O’Reilly has joined England’s Arsenal Ladies. More details as they become available. Heather O'Reilly joins Arsenal, tells me:"I want to help soccer in the US-I’m doing this to be a better ambassador"@TheDanLauletta @Wosozone — Glenn […]