“Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” 
COMMERCE CITY, CO - APRIL 06: Ali Krieger #11 of the United States controls the ball against China at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on April 6, 2014 in Commerce City, Colorado. The United States defeated China 2-0. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
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Megan Rapinoe, Seattle Reign FC


News
[+]  U.S. WNT Match vs. Canada on May 8 to be Delivered Live on ESPN3 and Available via espnW.com
[+] This will be the WNT first meeting with Canada since their first game of the new year, when they beat them 1-0 (Leroux) on Jan. 31st in Texas.
[+] The NWSL 2014 campaign kicked off this past weekend. 8 of the 9 domestic teams were in action. Chicago get’s their first game this weekend for their home opener vs. WNY. 

News

[+]  U.S. WNT Match vs. Canada on May 8 to be Delivered Live on ESPN3 and Available via espnW.com

[+] This will be the WNT first meeting with Canada since their first game of the new year, when they beat them 1-0 (Leroux) on Jan. 31st in Texas.

[+] The NWSL 2014 campaign kicked off this past weekend. 8 of the 9 domestic teams were in action. Chicago get’s their first game this weekend for their home opener vs. WNY. 


NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1
Saturday April 12th, 2014
[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.
[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.
Sunday April 13th, 2014
[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.
[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.
* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.

NWSL Match-Day 1

Saturday April 12th, 2014

[+] Portland Thorns FC vs. Houston Dash at 8 p.m. ET | BBVA Compass Stadium | Houston, TX.

[+] Sky Blue FC vs. FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. ET | Verizon Wireless Field Durwood Stadium | Kansas City, MO.

Sunday April 13th, 2014

[+] WNY Flash vs. Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. ET | Maureen Hendricks Field Maryland SoccerPlex | Boyds, MD.

[+] Boston Breakers vs. Seattle Reign FC at 7 p.m. ET | Moda Health Pitch Memorial Stadium | Seattle, WA.

* All games are linked to the NWSL YouTube Streams for each individual game.


"My left ankle is not feeling great," Van Hollebeke said after the game. “I don’t think it’s too serious. I could run on it but couldn’t push off or explode like you’d need in a game.”
- Rachel’s scheduled for an MRI on Friday.

"My left ankle is not feeling great," Van Hollebeke said after the game. “I don’t think it’s too serious. I could run on it but couldn’t push off or explode like you’d need in a game.”

- Rachel’s scheduled for an MRI on Friday.


[+] “This is as deep a team as we’ve had in a few years,” Ellis said. “I think there’s a lot of good parts of this group. A lot of experience, but also an influx of youth, and I think that’s going to help us.”

[+] “It’s been a tough couple of days, but we persevered and showed that we can do anything,” Lloyd said.

[+] “This is as deep a team as we’ve had in a few years,” Ellis said. “I think there’s a lot of good parts of this group. A lot of experience, but also an influx of youth, and I think that’s going to help us.”

[+] “It’s been a tough couple of days, but we persevered and showed that we can do anything,” Lloyd said.

[+] “This is as deep a team as we’ve had in a few years,” Ellis said. “I think there’s a lot of good parts of this group. A lot of experience, but also an influx of youth, and I think that’s going to help us.”

[+] “It’s been a tough couple of days, but we persevered and showed that we can do anything,” Lloyd said.

[+] “This is as deep a team as we’ve had in a few years,” Ellis said. “I think there’s a lot of good parts of this group. A lot of experience, but also an influx of youth, and I think that’s going to help us.”

[+] “It’s been a tough couple of days, but we persevered and showed that we can do anything,” Lloyd said.

[+] “This is as deep a team as we’ve had in a few years,” Ellis said. “I think there’s a lot of good parts of this group. A lot of experience, but also an influx of youth, and I think that’s going to help us.”

[+] “It’s been a tough couple of days, but we persevered and showed that we can do anything,” Lloyd said.

USWNT 3 - 0 China PR (April 10th, 2014) | San Diego, CA. | Friendly

Match Report | Match Highlights | Reaction

News

- Carli Lloyd raises her career goal tally to 50. Lloyd is only 3 goals behind eighth-place Carin Gabarra on the WNT all-time scoring list.

- Hope Solo earned her 150th cap. She has become the 18th player to reach 150 career caps.

- Sydney Leroux made her 50th appearance since her debut in 2011.

- WNT home unbeaten streak is now extended to 82 (72-0-10).

- Players will report back to their club teams this weekend as the NWSL 2014 campaign kicks off.

Next match: Canada (A: Friendly) - May 8th, 2014 7 p.m. CT | 8 p.m. ET | Investors Group Field | Winnipeg, CAN 

Carli Lloyd goal

I wished the WNT had a cool nickname, slogan, or chant or something. 

Portland has RCTID and BAON.

Real has Hala Madrid. 

Putalona has mes que un club.

I could go on and on and on.

I know we got some really creative people on here…

Don’t. Mess.

Photo Day with the WNT