The NWSL is back! Who stood out in week 1? Also, more from the Portland Thorns’ 4-0 win over Orlando Pride.
The Portland Thorns are finally back! They kicked off their 2023 NWSL season with 4-0 home win over Marta & the Orlando Pride.
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The Portland Thorns announced their 2023 roster — well, almost all of it.
The Canadian international will also miss the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia & New Zealand.
Portland played their second official preseason game against the U-23 Women’s Youth National Team. The Thorns managed to win the game — but potentially at a huge cost.
The Portland Thorns and Racing Louisville kicked off their preseason tournament with their first game.
STF will continue to be housed on SB Nation through the end of March.
Newly drafted Thorns goalkeeper Lauren Kozal on making it to the U-23 WYNT camp for two big matches, sightseeing in France, and being coached by Nadine Angerer.
Are the Portland Thorns still the team to beat?
An investigation into misconduct has resulted in the Thorns firing Sophie Clough and Pierre Soubrier.
STF will "no longer be supported and monetized by Vox Media" — but we’re still here for as long as we can be
Mike Norris was unveiled as the new head coach of the Portland Thorns today by general manager Karina Leblanc.
Penalties include individual punishments and club fines; Thorns fined $1 million.
Norris served as an assistant on Rhian Wilkinson’s staff during the 2022 season.
She becomes just the fourth player to win both U.S. Soccer Young Female and Female POTY
The news on the big Yazmeen Ryan trade, analysis of the move, and one final space for appreciation for Ryan’s time in Portland.
The resignation comes amidst concerns over player relationship cleared by NWSL/NWSLPA investigation
His decade-long ownership of the Thorns will end; has no intention to sell Timbers.
The Portland Thorns clinched a record third NWSL championship in a dominant display.