Carnival Real before the Utah Royals 2019 home opener (Camille Hunter).

Utah’s Royal Homecoming

The long-awaited URFC home opener on Saturday also served as the team’s season debut in the National Women’s Soccer League’s seventh season. The turnout, as well as the pre- and post-game festivities, was, in true Utah fashion, sensational for a team still finding its footing in its second season.
The NWSL Championship Trophy. (Monica Simoes)

2019 NWSL Schedule

The seventh season of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) will begin on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The regular season runs through Saturday, October 12. ...
Marc Skinner, head coach of Birmingham City, via YouTube

Marc Skinner Profile

There are very few managers who have a penchant for a motivational quote quite as much as soon-to-be-former Birmingham head coach Marc Skinner. While Skinner is leaving his role to take charge of National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) side Orlando Pride, he’s a local boy through and through — just listen to his accent.
NWSL. It's a ball. (Shane Lardinois)

NWSL Teams Exercise Options and Extend Offers Heading into 2019 Season

Teams in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) have released updated rosters heading into the 2019 offseason. Teams can exercise contract options or extend new contract offers to players currently on the rosters. Players whose option isn't exercised or don't receive a new contract offer are placed on the re-entry wire. The list of players who are allocated for the 2019 season will be released at a later date.
There's always one. Katie Stengel making lineup photos interesting since 2018. (Shane Lardinois)

Working Hard or Hardly Working

Let me just preface this article by assuring you that I have warned the people mentioned in this piece about the possibility of being the butt of my jokes. Ever...
Diana Matheson (Utah Royals FC) shares a laugh with the ref. (Shane Lardinois)

The Chronicles of Nairnia: Diana Matheson

The Chronicles of Nairnia is a series of interviews by Christine Nairn, midfielder for the Orlando Pride of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL). Join Nair...
Katie Stengel looks to maneuver past Debinha and Jaelene Hinkle. (Shane Lardinois)

Moving Pieces and Ripple Effects

Boston Breakers: the longest-standing fully professional women’s soccer franchise in the United States. If anyone hadn’t noticed, they unfortunately are no long...
Katie Stengel celebrating after scoring. (Shane Lardinois)

Family Matters

I remember growing up with those five-games-in-two-days tournaments where soccer parents filled the sideline with lawn chairs while cheering on their nine-year...
Former Arsenal head coach Pedro Losa (joshjdss)

Catching Up with Pedro Martínez Losa

I didn’t choose the women’s game, the women’s game chose me,” said Pedro Martínez Losa as he reflected on a career on a now decade-long association which has se...