The Portland Thorns took Sophia Smith with the No. 1 pick, making her the first teenager ever drafted by a National Women's Soccer League team.
The Portland Thorns acquired the No. 1 pick in next week's National Women's Soccer League college entry draft from the Orlando Pride.
Reign FC and Lyon parent company OL Groupe announced Thursday that the two sides have agreed to terms on the purchase of the NWSL club.
The parent company of French football club Olympique Lyonnais is in exclusive talks to purchase Reign FC of the National Women's Soccer League.
Megan Rapinoe has said she hopes for more investment in the women's domestic league and better pay for club players as well as the national sides.
Australia striker Sam Kerr has joined Chelsea on a two-and-a-half year deal and will be available for the second half of the WSL season.
Sam Kerr is remaining coy about her club future amid rumours that a deal has been struck with Chelsea, preferring to focus on a much-needed holiday.
NWSL clubs will be allowed to boost salaries and pay premiums to top-end players to help them to attract the world's best talent
U.S. Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro named Vlatko Andonovski as the next manager of the women's national team on Monday.
North Carolina's second straight championship, a 4-0 win over Chicago, made clear the Courage have built a dynasty in the NWSL.
The North Carolina Courage won their second successive NWSL championship Sunday with a comprehensive 4-0 victory over the Chicago Red Stars.
Already the most prolific goal scorer in NWSL history, Sam Kerr is now the first player in the league to win MVP honors for a second time.
The reigning champion Courage still feel as if they have plenty to prove, while MVP front-runner Sam Kerr looks to end the year on a high note.
Louisville will become the 10th city with a team in the NWSL when the league expands there beginning in the 2021 season.
The Courage routed Reign FC in extra time to make the NWSL championship for the third straight year and will face the Chicago Red Stars.
Debinha scored on a free kick in extra time to snap a 1-1 tie, and the Courage went on to top Reign FC Sunday to reach the NWSL championship game.
Seattle Reign FC's Vlatko Andonovski, who has been linked to the USWNT coaching vacancy, can become the first NWSL coach to win three titles.
Change is coming to the W-League as league chiefs consider a raft of reforms aimed at bolstering Australia's women's competition and the Matildas.
The USSF filed a brief opposing certification of the players' class action status late on Monday evening in the USWNT's equal pay lawsuit.