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Lessons From A New Women's Soccer League

Beau Dure | Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports
Beau Dure

When we say the first NWSL season was uneventful, that's mostly a good thing. Underneath the radar, the league had some success stories -- good games, breakthrough players and some good crowds, particularly in soccer-mad Portland.


Abby Wambach | Posted 10.30.2013 | Sports
Abby Wambach

I was a teenager... and I idolized the US Women's National Team. They were amazing players and people who were living a life that was hard to comprehend. Fortunately, I was also beginning to play on youth national teams and I slowly started to envision myself in their shoes.

Third Try At Women's Pro Soccer League Announced

AP | Posted 11.22.2012 | Sports

CHICAGO -- Another pro women's soccer league will try to succeed where two previous attempts have failed. The currently unnamed eight-team league wil...

Can Olympics Revive Women's League?

AP | CHRIS JENKINS | Posted 09.19.2012 | Sports

Winning gold medals hasn't been a problem for Abby Wambach and the U.S. Women's soccer team. So far, attempts to convert their success ...

Is Women's Pro Soccer Finished?

The Mary Sue | Posted 12.03.2011 | Women

Women's Professional Soccer may lose its status as a professional league after the size of said league went from six teams to five. US Soccer, the spo...

Women's Soccer Retrenches After Challenging Season

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

In its second year of play, in the midst of economic turmoil and declining mainstream media, Women's Professional Soccer only makes the news when something happens off the field.

Soccer Gets Its Best Kicks In...

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

It has a chance again in North American, this soccer thing. Last week, Major league Soccer and its Union again did what few other sports have been able to do, settle discussions without a work stoppage.