Posts tagged "WUSA"

Shannon Boxx ends a storied 16-year soccer career 'for family'

Shannon Boxx ends a storied 16-year soccer career 'for family'
Two weeks ago, the Chicago Red Stars’ Shannon Boxx, fresh off a Women’s World Cup victory, startled a media gathering with the announcement that she would retire. At the time, it sounded as if she’d finish the NWSL season, hopefully helping the Chicago Red Stars make the playoffs for the first time in franchise history.... Read more »

Is the 3rd Time The Charm for US Professional Women's Soccer???

Is the 3rd Time The Charm for US Professional Women's Soccer???
Will the third women’s professional soccer league finally be the charm in the United States? A coalition made up of officials from the US, Canadian and Mexican Federations surely hope so. The timing might just be right, following the US Women’s National Team’s gold medal-winning efforts in the 2012 Summer Olympics. And after the inroads... Read more »