Tag: Portland Thorns

» May 19, 2017

Welcome to Week 6 of Off the Bench!  Backline Soccer Recap: This week we introduced a new series created by RJ Allen, The Furt & the Fabulous. 6 Takeaways From NWSL: […]

» May 18, 2017

In this weekly series, I will be highlighting a player from the weekend who was their respective team’s unsung hero, win or lose. A player who does the dirty work, […]

» May 12, 2017

Image Credits to Kelley Piper.  Welcome to Week 5 of Off the Bench!  Backline Soccer Recap: 6 Takeaways from NWSL: Week Four: This week, Jordan Small, Luis Hernandez, and Elizabeth Wawrzyniak […]

» May 5, 2017

Welcome to Week Four of Off the Bench!  This week, the format has shifted from game recaps to short game previews. Take a moment and let us know what you […]

» May 4, 2017

It’s a new season, folks, and one ripe for some hot new takes. And that’s why this year I’ll be writing a new column for Backline Soccer, and providing our […]

» May 1, 2017

Welcome to Week 3 of Off the Bench. Next week we will be switching the format to previewing games instead of recapping as our podcast, “The Scouting Report,” will provide you […]

» May 1, 2017

Commandment I: Thou Shalt Pick a Team and Love Thy Team Over All Others In my experience, the fastest way to become deeply integrated into sports is to have a […]

» April 28, 2017

RJ Allen: Hey Jordan, you wanna talk about goalkeepers? Jordan Small: Of course! Who doesn’t want to talk about the best position in the game? RJ Allen: So before we […]

» April 25, 2017

Backline Soccer Recap: Last week on Backline Soccer, we introduced several new series that you can look forward to reading throughout the 2017 NWSL season. The Unused Sub – Jacob Cristobal […]

» April 25, 2017

It ended up a low-scoring affair—a bit of a disappointment after last year’s epic 4-3 semifinal—but this early match between two of the league’s title challengers offered plenty of excitement in its […]

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