2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
1st in United States NWSL
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8dAssociated Press

Wilkinson named new coach of Portland Thorns

Former Canada national team player and two-time Olympic bronze medalist Rhian Wilkinson has been named coach of the Portland Thorns.

Lindsey Horan speaks out about latest allegations of abuse in NWSL (1:49)
12d
Washington & Chicago score stunners to book championship clash (1:16)
22d
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35dAssociated Press

Thorns name new GM as NWSL fallout continues

Head of women's soccer for CONCACAF and former Portland Thorns goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc has been named as the team's new general manager.

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48dJeff Carlisle

Sauerbrunn: 'Heavy' days amid NWSL fallout

USWNT defender Becky Sauerbrunn described the last several weeks, in which allegations have roiled the NWSL, as "heavy" and "really tough."

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50dESPN

Portland Thorns win 2021 NWSL Shield

Portland Thorns claimed their second ever NWSL Shield on Sunday as Lindsey Horan scored to ensure a 1-0 win over Houston Dash at the PNC Stadium.

Horan powers in as Thorns clinch NWSL Shield (1:13)
50d
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53dJeff Carlisle

Sources: Baldwin to sell share of NWSL Spirit

Steve Baldwin, the controlling owner of the NWSL's Washington Spirit, intends to sell his stake amid pressure, sources told ESPN.

Rapinoe rescues draw for OL Reign against Portland Thorns (1:09)
54d
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67dESPN

NWSL postpones games amid misconduct claim

The NWSL postponed its weekend matches pending a meeting with the players' association over misconduct accusations.

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160dESPN

Thorns' Moultrie, 15, youngest to sign NWSL deal

Olivia Moultrie, 15, has signed a three-year deal with the Portland Thorns of the National Women's Soccer League, the club announced on Wednesday.

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172dESPN

Judge rules in Moultrie's favor on NWSL age rule

Olivia Moultrie, 15, has been granted a preliminary injunction to stop the National Women's Soccer League from enforcing its age rule.

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201dAssociated Press

Parsons leaving Thorns for Dutch women's team

Mark Parsons was named the next coach of the Dutch women's team and will succeed Sarina Wiegman after the Tokyo Olympics.

Foudy: Crystal Dunn has been underrated for far too long (1:13)
259d
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324dJeff Carlisle

Sauerbrunn named new U.S. women's captain

United States women's national team manager Vlatko Andonovski announced that defender Becky Sauerbrunn will be the team's captain going forward.

RankingsUnited States NWSL

Goal Difference112nd
Goals Scored304th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded191st