The Washington Spirit youth keeps getting better, Naho Kawasumi returned to Washington and so much more happened this past NWSL weekend!
Four matches, four wild rides! Check out our grouped recap from Week 2 of NWSL action. There were even eight goals between the Chicago Red Stars and Portland Thorns!
The Washington Spirit kicked off their season with a 2-0 victory over Sky Blue FC at the Maryland SoccerPlex. Sam Staab and Megan Crosson scored the opening goals of 2019 for Washington.
Tony Novo is officially out as general manager of Sky Blue, with Alyse LaHue taking over as interim general manager. Novo's firing was called for months by NWSL fans and Cloud 9, Sky Blue FC's supporter's group.
Sky Blue FC made the news a lot last season and this past off-season for less than positive coverage. However, with a new year comes new changes and Sky Blue has a chance to turn it all around.