News Posts

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    FC KANSAS CITY DEFEATS SPIRIT

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 3, 2015) –On Fourth of July Weekend and a perfect night for soccer, FC Kansas City (4-5-2, 15 points) defeated the Washington Spirit (5-4-2, 17 points) to secure its first win in five games. FC Kansas City displayed a strong performance in its home win with goals from Yael Averbuch, Shea Groom, and Liz Bogus.

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    SPIRIT FACE FC KANAS CITY THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND

    BOYDS, Md. (July 2, 2015) – The Washington Spirit (5-3-2, 17 points) travel to Kansas City to take on FC Kansas City (3-5-2, 11 points) for the second time this season. The Spirit will play on Friday, July 3rd at 8:00 p.m ET after having a physical and dominating game against the Houston Dash.

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    LEAGUE LEADING SPIRIT LOOK TO CONTINUE UNBEATEN STREAK AT LAST HOME GAME

    Washington Spirit Reserves News Release – www.washingtonspirit.com
    Wednesday July 1, 2015
    BETHESDA, MD. – The Washington Spirit Reserves (6-0-2) take on the Charlotte Lady Eagles (4-1-1) this Thursday July 2nd at 6:00 pm ET in their last home game at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart. All games are free for fans to attend.

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    DUNN GOAL MAINTAINS SPIRIT UNDEAFTED HOME STREAK

    BOYDS, Md. (June 27, 2015) – The Washington Spirit (5-3-2, 17 points) won a physical match against the Houston Dash (3-3-3, 13 points) to continue their unbeaten streak at home.
    The first 15 minutes of the game, saw both sides having equal opportunities but a shaky start for both.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT RESERVES TOP LEAGUE LEADING DAYTON DUTCH LIONS IN A CONVINCING 5-1 VICTORY

    BETHESDA, MD. (June 26, 2015) – On Thursday June 25th, the Washington Spirit Reserves (5, 0, 2) faced off against the Dayton Dutch Lions (5, 1, 1) in their first game in two days. The Washington Spirit Reserves gave the Dayton Dutch Lions their first loss of the season with an outstanding 5-1 victory.

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    SPIRIT LOOK FOR REDEMPTION AGAINST THE DASH AFTER SUFFERING SEASON OPENING DEFEAT

    BOYDS, Md. (June 26, 2015) – The Washington Spirit (4-3-2, 14 points) are back home this weekend to play the Houston Dash (3-2,-3, 13 points) on June 27th at 7:00 p.m. at Maureen Hendricks Field.
    “We have a special opportunity to play at home again in front of the best fans in the league,” said head coach Mark Parsons.

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    SPIRIT SIGN NIGERIAN FORWARD NGOZI OKOBI

    BOYDS, MD. (June 23, 2015) – The Washington Spirit announced today the club has signed Nigerian forward Ngozi Okobi, pending receipt of her P-1 Visa and International Transfer Certificate (ITC).
    Okobi had a breakout performance in the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015. She scored a goal and provided two assists in Nigeria’s stellar draw against Sweden in their opening match of the tournament.

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    Spirit send two draft picks to Red Stars for international roster spot

    The Washington Spirit announced today the club has acquired an international roster spot for the 2015 and 2016 NWSL seasons from the Chicago Red Stars.

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    SEVERE WEATHER ENDS SPIRIT’S CLASH AGAINST THE RED STARS BEFORE THE FINAL WHISTLE

    CHICAGO, Ill. (June 20, 2015) – After a short World Cup break, the Washington Spirit (4-2-2, 14 points) faced off against the Chicago Red Stars (4-1-3, 15 points) last night in Chicago. However, severe weather caused two significant delays during the match before the game was called off in the 38th minute.

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    SPIRIT FACE LEAGUE LEADING CHICAGO RED STARS IN FIRST GAME AFTER WORLD CUP BREAK

    BOYDS, Md. (June 19, 2015) – The Washington Spirit (4-3-2, 14 points) are heading to Chicago after two weeks off to play the league leading Chicago Red Stars (4-1-3, 15 points) on June 20th at 8:00 p.m.
    “The team has arrived back from a short break looking fresh and hungry for the challenge at Chicago this weekend,” said general manager and head coach Mark Parsons.