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Soccer: SheBelieves Cup-USA at Canada on February 16, 2023

Kailen Sheridan is a 28-year-old born in Pickering, Ontario, but brought up in Whitby, Ontario. The 5’9″ goalkeeper is the starting goalkeeper of the CanWNT and also the starting goalkeeper with the San Diego Wave. Kailen Sheridan: CanWNT’s Number #1 Goalkeeper Childhood The CanWNT goalkeeper, Kailen Sheridan, started playing for Pickering SC when she was […]

Nwsl: Angel City FC at San Diego Wave FC in the Angel City vs Wave Game
Connor Marshall - Apr 22, 2023

Sunday Night’s marquee matchup in the NWSL will feature both of California’s star-studded clubs meeting for the first time this season. Angel City FC will host the San Diego Wave on April 23 at BMO Stadium in Los Angeles. The big storyline is the potential debut of USWNT star, Julie Ertz, after a two-year absence. […]

Nwsl: Chicago Red Stars at San Diego Wave FC as Alex Morgan Played a Role in the Wave Post Match Win
Connor Marshall - Mar 27, 2023

San Diego Wave FC opened its 2023 season in style. More than 30,000 fans congregated on March 25 at snapdragon stadium to witness a 3-2 win over the Chicago Red Stars. With drama from beginning to end, including a late winner from the club’s biggest star, it was a perfect showcase for NWSL’s opening night. […]

North Carolina Courage Defender, Carson Pickett, Is Part of the 2022 NWSL Award Predictions
Connor Marshall - Oct 22, 2022

On October 14, the finalists for the NWSL awards were announced. Five awards will be given to the best performers on the field and the sidelines from the 2022 regular season. The following are my 2022 NWSL award predictions. MVP đź‘Ź MVP đź‘Ź MVP đź‘Ź Meet your 2022 Nominees! — National Women’s Soccer League […]

Chicago Red Stars Forward Mallory Pugh Will Be in the NWSL Opening Round Preview in Two Days
Connor Marshall - Oct 14, 2022

The past two weeks have been some of the most eventful in NWSL history. After the conclusion of the regular season play came the release of the Sally Yates report. The former Attorney General’s findings showed the darkest side of the sport and lead to the firing and resignations of many coaches and executives. Many […]

The Portland Thorns FC celebrates Taylor Porter's goal as Portland maintains first place heading into the playoff scenarios in NWSL with the final regular season weekend coming up
Connor Marshall - Sep 28, 2022

This weekend will see the final matches of the regular season in NWSL. So far, four teams have clinched playoff spots, Four have been eliminated and four have yet to decide their fate. Along with the battle for making the playoffs is who will top the table and win the NWSL Shield. As well as […]

San Diego Wave FC player, Alex Morgan, dribbles the ball on August 13, 2022
Connor Marshall - Sep 24, 2022

Next week sees the release of EA Sports’ annual FIFA series with FIFA 23. This is set to be the final installment under the FIFA name. With that in mind, EA Sports is going all out this year. Not just with new features to the men’s teams, but also with the female players in the […]

San Diego Wave FC fans marching as Snapdragon Stadium will break NWSL attendance record tomorrow
Connor Marshall - Sep 16, 2022

NWSL’s newest California expansion teams meet Saturday with a little over two weeks left in the season, but the match between the San Diego Wave and Angel City FC has already made history. San Diego will be debuting their new home at Snapdragon Stadium. In the process, the Wave will break the NWSL attendance record […]

Washington Spirit forward Ashley Hatch's game-winning highlights Dramatic Weekend in NWSL
Connor Marshall - Sep 13, 2022

The NWSL season is winding down. Yet there are still many unanswered questions regarding who’s in and who’s out in the playoffs. A dramatic weekend in NWSL was highlighted by late goals. Including a rare matinee thriller on network television for a more casual national audience to take in. A Dramatic Weekend in NWSL Hopes […]

Houston Dash's Michelle Alozie scored one of two Stoppage-Time NWSL Goals on August 27, 2022
Connor Marshall - Aug 29, 2022

This weekend saw a full slate of matches in the NWSL. All 12 teams played in some hard-fought high-intensity matchups. These were highlighted by two stoppage-time NWSL goals that made for a dramatic and eventful weekend of soccer. Two Stoppage-Time NWSL Goals Happened This Past Weekend A-L-O-Z-I-E. Alozie. One more time. ALOZIE.#HoldItDown — Houston […]

kc current unbeaten streak
Connor Marshall - Aug 21, 2022

It was a shorter than normal weekend in NWSL. There were just four games played on Friday and Saturday after a midweek game on Wednesday between Houston and Gotham FC. However there was still plenty of scoring and a continuation of dominance two unbeaten streaks extended from both Kansas City and Orlando. NWSL Weekend Review: […]

NWSL Weekend Recap Rapinoe
Connor Marshall - Aug 15, 2022

This past Wednesday, the Portland Thorns defeated the Washington Spirit 2-1. This means that the weekend is NWSL was one match short of a full weekend. That doesn’t mean however that it was not packed full of five diverse and entertaining battles. Let’s get this NWSL weekend recap started. NWSL Weekend Recap Rapinoe Brace and […]

NWSL Weekend Review: Portland Thorns forward Sophia Smith scores two goals at Providence Park on August 5, 2022
Connor Marshall - Aug 8, 2022

After last week’s return to league action, the teams of the NWSL were able to get rid of any rust that may have lingered from the international break. Both Friday and Saturday saw drama-filled matchups and standing shakeups throughout the league table in this week’s NWSL Weekend Review. NWSL Weekend Review and a New Number […]

Tobin Heath NWSL is back
Connor Marshall - Aug 1, 2022

After a 12 day break for international duty, the National Women’s Soccer League has returned. There is a little over two months until the regular season is over. Of the 12 teams in NWSL, six make it into the playoffs. It’s shaping up to be a wild final two months. If this past weekend is […]

San Diego NWSL

San Diego has officially been awarded the 11th franchise in the NWSL, and will kick off competition in 2022 as the second California team in the league.

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MLS: Houston Dynamo FC at Vancouver Whitecaps FC in the Vancouver Whitecaps vs Houston Dynamo Game
Felipe Vallejo - Jun 8, 2021

PREVIEW – The Vancouver Whitecaps will continue to hunt for the top spots in the Western Conference when they visit Houston Dynamo in Texas on Wednesday. After a memorable 2-1 comeback victory over Toronto FC this past weekend, the ‘Caps will look to keep momentum against a Dynamo team that hasn’t lost at home since July. […]

MLS: D.C. United at Charlotte FC at Bank of America Stadium on September 16, 2023
William McDonald - Jun 8, 2021

There is no denying the ever growing importance of data and analytics in professional soccer. In today’s sport’s world, being able to quickly and easily track player performance and activity is crucial to both the development of players and the success of the team. Products like the Apple Watch and the WHOOP bracelet have capitalized […]

Joshua Davis - Jun 8, 2021

The 10th and 11th-placed teams in the Western Conference will face each other in what could prove to be a decisive fixture for each of them. Austin FC will host the Portland Timbers with both teams sitting just outside the final playoff spots. Tied on 33 points, a win boosts either team into the postseason […]

Joshua Davis - Jun 8, 2021

11th-placed Charlotte FC will play host to D.C. United, who currently lie two spots ahead of them in the Eastern Conference standings. The club from the nation’s capital occupies the final play-off spot for this year’s MLS Final Series. The North Carolina outfit, meanwhile, is three points behind them, but has played two fewer games. […]

C38 walkout
Matt Pollard, Editor - Jun 8, 2021

PODCAST – Hello Colorado Rapids fans. On this episode of Holding The High Line, we banter about this game against New England Revolution being the Interim Bowl. We give our takes on the Luis DĂ­az pickup and Chris Little as interim manager. Then we break some news about an open letter to Colorado Rapids leadership […]

MLS: Leagues Cup Showcase-America vs Los Angeles FC as Henry Martin Gets Prepared for the Club America vs St. Louis City SC Game
Ivan Pineda - Jun 8, 2021

The biggest game in Mexico is upon us. Club America will host Chivas this Saturday, September 16, at Estadio Azteca for a clásico that promises to be entertaining. The Clásico Nacional, The Super Clásico, El Clásico de Mexico, however you want to call it, is the echelon of Mexican football royalty and the biggest game […]

LA Galaxy Head Coach Greg Vanney will have a tough decision on whether to start Forward Billy Sharp or not for this weekend's El Tráfico and LA bragging rights. (Photo Credit: LA Galaxy)
Rob JalĂłn - Jun 8, 2021

The Los Angeles Galaxy is one of the hottest teams in MLS at the moment going into this Saturday’s El Tráfico. Unbeaten since league play resumed after the Leagues Cup, LA has managed the feat while dealing with injuries and absences to key personnel. Unfortunately, form counts for little in this fixture. So do LA […]

rapids lose again
Matt Pollard, Editor - Jun 8, 2021

PODCAST – Hey Colorado Soccer fans. This week on Holding The High Line, Rapids lose again. Rabbi and Red break down another uncompetitive loss on the road and the mounting pressure on Robin Fraser. They look ahead to the Rocky Mountain Cup, discuss a (nothing burger?) rumor, and answer listener questions. Holding The High Line: […]