NWSL abuse allegations, as they occurred: Portland Thorns and Washington Spirit timelines, day-to-day

In its decade of existence, the Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League has been rocked by widespread allegations of emotional, verbal and sexual abuse. The E60 documentary “Fact Be Instructed,” which is now available to watch on ESPN+, chronicles among the most critical allegations of abuse within the NWSL, with a more in-depth have a look at …

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Yates NWSL report fallout and response: what the gamers say, who’s been fired and what’s subsequent

The aftershocks from the discharge Monday of the Yates Report into abuse in the National Women’s Soccer League are nonetheless reverberating all through the game. Not solely have gamers on the U.S. girls’s nationwide group reacted to the report’s disclosures of systemic verbal, emotional and sexual abuse of the league’s gamers, however followers, sponsors, home …

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USWNT’s Horan: Not ‘proud’ of time with Thorns

United States attacker Lindsey Horan stated it was exhausting to really feel happy with her time with the Portland Thorns after studying the Yates report detailing abuse and misconduct within the NWSL and ladies’s skilled soccer. The report, which was commissioned by U.S. Soccer and launched on Monday, described a league within the NWSL during …

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Alex Morgan E:60 interview: Serving to Mana Shim, NWSL failures and extra

Monday noticed the release of the independent investigation commissioned by the U.S. Soccer Federation and carried out by former U.S. deputy legal professional common Sally Yates, which chronicled the extent to which abuse and sexual misconduct within the Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League (NWSL) was neglected and ignored “systemically” by executives, coaches and membership homeowners. The …

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Two NWSL homeowners step apart amid investigation

Portland Thorns proprietor Merritt Paulson and Chicago Crimson Stars proprietor Arnim Whisler are each stepping away from decision-making roles with their Nationwide Ladies’s Soccer League golf equipment till the findings are launched from an ongoing investigation into quite a few stories of sexual misconduct and abuse across the league. Paulson, who can also be the …

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The NWSL has by no means been so aggressive. Here is what’s at stake and who ought to win

The ultimate spherical of regular-season video games is upon the National Women’s Soccer League, and there’s virtually nothing set concerning the playoff image. A few of the most ridiculous potential situations that had been at the least mathematically doable every week in the past (a six-way tie for first?) can not occur, however a lot …

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Sources – Thorns proprietor Merritt Paulson urged Paul Riley to decide out of USWNT job

Merritt Paulson owns the Portland Timbers/Thorns together with his father, former U.S. Secretary of Treasury Hank Paulson.┬áDiego Diaz/Icon Sportswire by way of Getty Pictures In August 2019, Portland Thorns proprietor Merritt Paulson engaged in an effort to dissuade Paul Riley from making use of for the supervisor’s job with the U.S. ladies’s nationwide crew. This …

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NWSL playoff race: Portland Thorns are Protect favorites however Kansas Metropolis, San Diego and extra are nonetheless in it

Parity reigns so supreme within the National Women’s Soccer League that groups can swap kind quicker than Lo’eau LaBonta‘s very epic celebration last weekend. One second, they appear to be they’re struggling and the subsequent, everybody’s laughing and feeling good. Such is summer time within the NWSL, when positions within the desk change shortly amid …

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