2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
3rd in United States NWSL
Washington take NWSL crown with ET win over Chicago (1:40)
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USA Today
12dAssociated Press

Washington beats Chicago to win NWSL title

Kelley O'Hara scored a 97th-minute winner to earn Washington Spirit a win over Chicago Red Stars, sealing the club's first NWSL Championship title.

Washington & Chicago score stunners to book championship clash (1:16)
18d
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48dJeff Carlisle

Sources: Baldwin to sell share of NWSL Spirit

Steve Baldwin, the controlling owner of the NWSL's Washington Spirit, intends to sell his stake amid pressure, sources told ESPN.

Washington Spirit, Gotham FC come together in protest during NWSL match (1:47)
57d
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58dESPN

Spirit players ask owner Baldwin to sell stake

Washington Spirit players have called on owner Steve Baldwin to sell his controlling stake in the club to Y. Michele Kang.

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65dESPN

NWSL bans Spirit coach over abuse allegations

The NWSL has announced the results of an investigation into allegations leveled against the Washington Spirit and coach Richie Burke.

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70dESPN

Spirit fans launch protest amid abuse claims

A Washington Spirit fan group have launched a protest and called for club owner Steve Baldwin to step down after concerns over player welfare.

Washington Spirit's Kumi Yokoyama comes out as transgender man (1:08)
163d
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164dESPN

Spirit's Yokoyama comes out as transgender man

Washington Spirit and Japan forward Kumi Yokoyama came out as a transgender man in a video posted to Yuki Nagasato's YouTube channel on Sunday.

Alex Morgan marks Orlando Pride return with an assist (1:01)
225d
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236dESPN

Spirit's Trinity Rodman scores in NWSL debut

Trinity Rodman, the daughter of Dennis Rodman, scored in her NWSL debut in the Washington Spirit's 3-2 loss to the North Carolina Courage.

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288dReuters

Chelsea Clinton among investors for NWSL club

Chelsea Clinton and Jenna Bush Hager are part of a group investing in the NWSL's Washington Spirit, the team said on Wednesday.

Trinity Rodman's expectations for her NWSL career (1:02)
315d
Trinity Rodman: I'm ready for the women's national team (0:59)
314d
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1yGraham Hays

U.S. camp without Morgan, Lavelle, Press

Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle, Sam Mewis, Alex Morgan and Christen Press are all playing in England and will not join the camp.

RankingsUnited States NWSL

Goal Difference93rd
Goals Scored342nd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded254th