Mike Lyons to coach Washington Freedom, Megan Rapinoe signs with Philadelphia

As first reported by Our Game Magazine’s Ryan Wood, the Philadelphia Independence have signed former Chicago Red Stars and U.S. Women’s National Team midfielder Megan Rapinoe. Also, it is expected that Mike Lyons will be named as the head coach of the Washington Freedom. The Freedom, it is rumored, will soon change its name to magicJackSC. Ella Masar is also expected to sign with Washington/magicJackSC.

This just in … Megan Rapinoe is headed to Philly and Ella Masar is going to Washington #WPS 1:54 PM Dec 17th via web