USWNT // NWSL Update | 8/22/14
News | Upcoming Schedules
- Kim Little of the Seattle Reign won the NWSL Golden Boot Award for the top goal scorer finishing with 16 in 2014.
- Julie Johnston, defender, for the Chicago Red Stars was voted the NWSL Rookie of the Year.
- NWSL Playoffs kickoff tomorrow (8/23) with the Semi-Finals - Portland Thorns vs. FC Kansas City - Kansas City, MO - 1 pm ET | 10 am PT | ESPN 2
- Seattle will host the Washington Spirit in the other Semi-Final game on Sunday, 11 pm ET | 8 pm PT on ESPN 2
- Many of you watched or saw the WNT take on Switzerland in the first time in NT history getting the win 4-1.
- Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd, Christen Press, and Abby Wambach all got on the scoring sheet Wednesday night in Cary, N.C.
- The WNT will face Mexico next in Utah on Sept. 13th.
The National Women’s Soccer League Playoffs kick off tomorrow! There are two semifinal games and the two winners play each other in the final. All games will be broadcast on ESPN2.
- August 23, 2014 - FC Kansas City vs Portland Thorns FC - 1:00 pm ET
- August 24, 2014 - Seattle Reign FC vs Washington Spirit - 11:00 pm ET
- August 31, 2014 - TBD - 3:00 pm ET
@AlexBKrieger: Original. First team to pose in front of the Space Needle. 😜@washspirit #prompic #playoffs http://t.co/RyJId6G737
Someone doesn’t like rose putting such a big effort into her dogs birthday. Haha
SBI breaks down this weekend’s National Women’s Soccer League semifinals: Portland Thorns vs. FC Kansas City and Seattle Reign vs. Washington Spirit
I analyze how teams look as they head into this weekend’s playoffs and some of the key factors that may help decide the games.