What Makes Up a Championship Team?

What Makes Up a Championship Team?

Let’s face it: winning never gets old. I am a proud member of F.C. Kansas City and we won the 2015 N.W.S.L. Championship.

Two days after the championship game, as I began my drive from Kansas City to Washington, DC, where I will spend the offseason, I reflected on the seven months since I did the same drive in reverse. 

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Soccer For Newbs: The World of Women’s Pro Soccer

Soccer For Newbs: The World of Women’s Pro Soccer

WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL SOCCER REMAINS UNDER THE RADAR IN MOST COUNTRIES, BUT THERE ARE NUMEROUS LEAGUES ALL AROUND THE WORLD. WITH THE 2015 FIFA WORLD CUP IN FULL EFFECT, THE WORLD IS GETTING THE OPPORTUNITY TO WITNESS THE BEST FEMALE PLAYERS FROM THEIR RESPECTIVE NATIONS COMPETE AT THE HIGHEST LEVEL AND AT THE BIGGEST STAGE. 

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Akers, Playing With Attitude by Soccer News Net

Akers, Playing With Attitude by Soccer News Net

Michelle Akers built her reputation as the greatest-ever women's soccer player, by playing every game in a take-no-prisoners mode. Akers, who was named the FIFA Player of the Century, has never translated that playing attitude into a full-fledged soccer camp before, but this June, she'll be part of a group of soccer players/trainers offering an all-girls camp at her Powder Spring, Ga. horse farm and adjacent soccer field.

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