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NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #4

July 21, 2020

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #4 by Leo Baudhuin

Fourth Challenge Cup Notebook; four remaining teams; three games to go. Last Friday, the eighth-seeded Portland Thorns pulled out a 1-0 victory over the first-place North Carolina Courage to advance to the semifinals. The match marks the first time that North Carolina have lost a

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #3

July 16, 2020

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #3 by Leo Baudhuin

Well, that's a wrap on the preliminary round. After relying on a four-way tiebreaker to determine teams four through seven, our next round is set. The takeaways so far? We've seen a lot of really good soccer – especially compared with MLS –  accompanied by the majority

NWSL Notebook: Cheers & Jeers Edition

August 01, 2019

NWSL Notebook: Cheers & Jeers Edition by Lindsay Eanet

The big WoSo story of the week is of coursee that USWNT coach Jill Ellis announced yesterday that she will leave the team in October. There's plenty of speculation already as to who will replace Ellis and we're sure everyone has their favorites, and we'll