WPS April 4th, 5th Matches

4 04 2009
Lindsey Tarpley, Chicago Red Stars

Lindsey Tarpley, Chicago Red Stars

Saturday, April 4th
Chicago Red Stars @ Saint Louis Athletica 8pm ET
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Sunday, April 5th
Los Angeles Sol @ Sky Blue FC 4pm ET
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Boston Breakers @ FC Gold Pride 6pm ET
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Televised on Fox Soccer Channel
-We will hopefully post a link to watch it online


LA Sol v Washington Freedom Post Game Thoughts

31 03 2009

In a great unfortunate accident, I fell asleep halfway through the LA Sol versus Washington Freedom match up. If there is one thing I am willing to bet money on though, don’t let this match be the standard for future matches. In both a good way and a bad way.

First, the good way. Read the rest of this entry »

Chicago gets brazilian star Cristaine

1 03 2009
Brazilian star striker Cristiane.

Brazilian star striker Cristiane.

Chicago Red Star fans have to be happy it is now certain Cristiane will suit up for their side come opening season kick off. It is great news for the league as well, after she finished second to Marta in FIFA’s best female player of the world.

WPS Full Schedule Released

6 02 2009

Women’s Professional Soccer is set for it’s first season, a 20 game long race. The format is simple: each team will play eachother three times, and it’s two regional rivals a fourth time. WPS is also set to broadcast some of its games every Sunday on Fox Soccer Channel. Get all the details here, and check out the full schedule here.

Storylines of 2009 WPS Season (updated)

22 01 2009
Brandi Chastains comeback is a story line to follow in 2009.

Brandi Chastain's comeback is a story line to follow in 2009.

I was running late to work today and had to cut this post short. I took some time to finish the last two story lines though.

1. Marta Viera da Silva – She is the best player in the world, and a player who has a style that is rare and unique. Will Marta be succesful? How will she react to new things on and off the field. Will she embrace Los Angeles? Will she make the play-offs? It will all be worth following in the coming season. Read the rest of this entry »

Cristiane close to signing with Chicago

16 01 2009

Cristiane Rozeira de Souza Silva

Cristiane Rozeira de Souza Silva

WPS Commissioner Tonya Antonucci stated in an interview on Fox Soccer Channel that “My understanding is they are very close to coming to terms” after question whether Brazilian star scorer Cristiane Rozeira de Souza Silva was coming to the Chicago Red Stars.