2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
0-0-0, 8th in United States NWSL
Foudy's players to watch in the NWSL Challenge Cup (1:06)
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Foudy: Crystal Dunn has been underrated for far too long (1:13)
55d
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120dJeff Carlisle

Sauerbrunn named new U.S. women's captain

United States women's national team manager Vlatko Andonovski announced that defender Becky Sauerbrunn will be the team's captain going forward.

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221dGraham Hays

U.S. camp without Morgan, Lavelle, Press

Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle, Sam Mewis, Alex Morgan and Christen Press are all playing in England and will not join the camp.

Klingenberg delivers fiery speech in huddle via video (0:55)
225d
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250dESPN

USWNT WC winners Heath, Press join Man Utd

Manchester United have signed two-time World Cup winners Tobin Heath and Christen Press on one-year deals, the club announced on Wednesday.

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305dGraham Hays

NWSL standouts move on to quarterfinals

As the tournament knockout rounds begin Friday, Graham Hays highlights the players who made favorable impressions in the preliminary matches.

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324dGraham Hays

NWSL players take knee during national anthem

All 22 starters from the North Carolina Courage and Portland Thorns, along with reserves from both teams, knelt during the national anthem Saturday.

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333dReuters

Ellie Carpenter joins European powerhouse Lyon

Australia international Ellie Carpenter has agreed to join European women's champions Lyon from the Portland Thorns, the French club have confirmed.

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1yGraham Hays

USWNT legend Sauerbrunn traded to Portland

The Portland Thorns have acquired two-time World Cup winner Becky Sauerbrunn from the Utah Royals, the NWSL clubs announced on Tuesday.

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1yAAP

Raso to join Matilda Kerr in English WSL

Matildas winger Hayley Raso will join Sam Kerr in England's Women's Super League, with a move to Everton appearing done and dusted.

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1yGraham Hays

Thorns make Sophia Smith NWSL's No. 1 pick

The Portland Thorns took Sophia Smith with the No. 1 pick, making her the first teenager ever drafted by a National Women's Soccer League team.