Washington Spirit officially announce head coach Richie Burke, technical staff

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Boyds, Maryland — After initially being reported as a hire two weeks ago, the Washington Spirit have publicly — and officially — named Richie Burke as the club’s next head coach. The Spirit had the news first reported by Steven Goff of the Washington Post two weeks ago. However, with only two days to spare until […] READ MORE


Jill Ellis calls in 26-player USWNT roster for January camp, friendlies

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Portugal — The U.S. Women’s National Team is officially counting down the days until the FIFA Women’s World Cup. This year is a World Cup year, with the tournament taking place in June. The reigning champions will look to lift a fourth World Cup trophy in France this summer. For the last three years, Jill Ellis, […] READ MORE


Marta, Sydney Leroux Lead Orlando Pride Past Washington Spirit

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ORLANDO, FLORIDA (July 7, 2018) — Marta hasn’t scored for the Orlando Pride since April 28, against the Seattle Reign. However, that changed on Saturday. Marta, Sydney Leroux Lead Orlando Pride to 2-1 Win Over Washington Spirit Marta scored the game-winning goal against the Washington Spirit, giving the Orlando Pride three crucial points in a 2-1 […] READ MORE


Casey Short nets first goal of 2018 in Chicago Red Stars victory

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BRIDGEVIEW, ILLINOIS (July 1, 2018) – Welcome back to the NWSL, Casey Short. For the beginning of the 2018 season, Short was out for the Chicago Red Stars due to an ankle injury. The injury was suffered during the United States Women’s National Team SheBelieves Cup match against France. Casey Short nets first goal of 2018 […] READ MORE


Houston Dash Win Match Against Washington Spirit but Lose Kristie Mewis

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HOUSTON, TEXAS (May 27, 2018) — The Houston Dash won some and lost some on Sunday night in Texas. While the Dash claimed three points in a 3-2 victory over the Washington Spirit, the club lost one of their most solid players. Midfielder Kristie Mewis has been ruled out for the rest of the season. The […] READ MORE


Ashely Hatch Scores, Rose Lavelle Returns in Washington Spirit Victory

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BOYDS, MARYLAND (May 23, 2018) — After weeks of being listed on the NWSL injury report, Rose Lavelle was taken off earlier in the week. On Wednesday, the midfielder made her season debut for the Washington Spirit. It was also her club debut, as she joined Washington in the off-season through the Boston Breakers Dispersal […] READ MORE