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Sources: Baldwin to sell share of NWSL Spirit

Steve Baldwin, the controlling owner of the NWSL's Washington Spirit, intends to sell his stake amid pressure, sources told ESPN.

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USSF president 'heartbroken' over NWSL abuse

U.S. Soccer president Cindy Parlow Cone has said she is "heartbroken" over allegations of abusive behaviour in the National Women's Soccer League.

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Morgan: NWSL wasn't set up for player success

USWNT and Orlando Pride forward Alex Morgan has said women have been pulled away from playing soccer because of "failures" in the system.

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Soccer hid issues for NWSL to succeed - O'Reilly

Women's soccer "swept a lot of bad things under the rug" to make the National Women's Soccer League successful, Heather O'Reilly said.

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11dJeff Carlisle

Courage 'assured' Riley was in good standing

NWSL Courage owner: We knew Riley had been under investigation but were "assured" he was in good standing.

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11dESPN

Spirit players ask owner Baldwin to sell stake

Washington Spirit players have called on owner Steve Baldwin to sell his controlling stake in the club to Y. Michele Kang.

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NWSL announces ExCo after misconduct fallout

The NWSL announced on Sunday that its board of governors has formed an executive committee to manage oversight of the league's front offices.

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16dESPN

NWSL postpones games amid misconduct claim

The NWSL postponed its weekend matches pending a meeting with the players' association over misconduct accusations.

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19dESPN

NWSL bans Spirit coach over abuse allegations

The NWSL has announced the results of an investigation into allegations leveled against the Washington Spirit and coach Richie Burke.

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24dESPN

Spirit fans launch protest amid abuse claims

A Washington Spirit fan group have launched a protest and called for club owner Steve Baldwin to step down after concerns over player welfare.

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31dJeff Carlisle

NWSL Players Association becomes AFL-CIO affiliate

The National Women's Soccer League Players Association (NWSLPA) announced on Thursday that it has become an affiliate of the AFL-CIO.