Laura Harvey Named Head Coach Of Real Salt Lake NWSL Team

Laura Harvey has been named head coach of the new Real Salt Lake National Women’s Soccer League team. Laura Harvey named inaugural head coach of Utah's @NWSL team: https://t.co/WI3f5Z6wRD pic.twitter.com/8qCgoYrNSy — Real Salt Lake (@RealSaltLake) November 27, 2017 “Laura’s record of excellence has been proven on both sides of the […]

NWSL Teams Announce End-of-Season Roster And Contract Updates

All ten National Women’s Soccer League teams have announced their roster and contract updates following the 2017 NWSL season. Here are the updated rosters: Boston Breakers Contract Option Exercised: Abby Smith, Sammy Jo Prudhomme, Megan Oyster, Julie King, Amanda Frisbie, Rosie White, Morgan Andrews, Adriana Leon, Natasha Dowie, Ifeoma Onumonu, […]

NWSL Final

Well, the Shield Curse stands. This year’s #1 team, the North Carolina Courage, lost to the #2, the Portland Thorns, in a 90+ minute bruiser of a game that saw two injury substitutions within the first 40 minutes of play.  In the end, Portland took home the laurel wreath on […]

Off the Bench with Backline Soccer: 2017, Semi-Finals

Backline Soccer Recap: A Conversation with Orlando Pride Coach Tom Sermanni – Luis Hernandez sat down with Orlando Pride Head Coach for an interview.  Unapologetically Cool: 5 Reasons Ashlyn Harris and Umbro Works – Lindsay Schwarz breaks down why the Ashlyn Harris and Umbro partnership is a match made in […]

Soccer Takes From Jake: NWSL Semi-Final Edition

On Wednesday, NFL quarterback Cam Newton said something really dumb. And he rightfully got lambasted for it. Women in sports; guess what it’s fucking awesome. The things I have learned from those that cover sports as a member of the media or work for a professional team are nothing short […]