Fans can vote for the winner of the award on the U.S. Soccer website. The fan vote will equal 50 percent of the final ballot, while the remaining half will be decided by members of the media and U.S. Soccer representatives.
In a swap of two U.S. national team players, FC Kansas City traded Kristie Mewis to Seattle on Thursday in exchange for forward Amy Rodriguez.
FC Kansas City has agreed to loan midfielder Erika Tymrak and goalie Bianca Henninger to FC Bayern Munich, a women's soccer team in Germany's Bundesliga league, the club announced Friday.
FC Kansas City women’s soccer coach Vlatko Andonovski was announced Thursday as the new head coach of the Missouri Comets indoor men’s soccer team, a promotion that comes after he served as a Comets assistant for three seasons. He has no plans to leave his FC Kansas City post. The two franchises, who have the same ownership group, do not conflict in schedule.
FC Kansas City wrapped up awards season Tuesday with its biggest honor yet. As expected, midfielder Lauren Holiday was selected the National Womens Soccer League most valuable player, beating out Western New York forward Abby Wambach and Chicago midfielder Lori Chalupny.
FC Kansas City coach Vlatko Andonovski is voted NWSL coach of the year.
Portland FC midfielder Allie Long scored the game-winner in overtime for a 3-2 victory over FC Kansas City in the National Womens Soccer League semifinals on Saturday at Shawnee Mission North District Stadium.
Lauren Holiday had been considering setting soccer aside, but now she’s at the top of her game, both for FCKC and for the U.S. national team
Becky Sauerbrunn of FC Kansas City is voted top defender in National Womens Soccer League.
FC Kansas City’s Nicole Barnhart is voted goalie of the year in the National Women’s Soccer League.
Erika Tymrak of FC Kansas City is the National Women’s Soccer League rookie of the year.
Lauren Holiday of FC Kansas City is honored as league’s top scorer.
FC Kansas City may make a championship run in the inaugural National Womens Soccer League playoffs if only because it wont have to meet Chicago along the way. Chicago once again augmented FC Kansas Citys late-game woes Sunday. The 2-1 defeat cost the Blues a chance at the No. 1 seed in the playoffs.
Having already clinched a spot in the four-team playoffs, FC Kansas City will wrap up its regular-season schedule with a home match against Chicago at 3:10 p.m. Sunday at Shawnee Mission North District Stadium.
For the first time in eight weeks, FC Kansas City lost a match. Boston snapped the Blues 10-game unbeaten streak on Saturday with a 1-0 victory behind Sydney Lerouxs goal in the 65th minute in Somerville, Mass. FC Kansas City lost for the first time since June 16.
Buczkowski has played every minute for the Blues this season.
The inaugural season of the National Women's Soccer League is treating Lauren Holiday quite nicely.
With a 3-2 victory at Portland, the Blues are the first team to make the postseason in the National Womens Soccer League.
While the season began with signs Erika Tymrak may be overmatched in her first season as a professional, she has since evolved into one of the league’s top scoring midfielders with six goals. And she’s a key cog in the FC Kansas City nine-match unbeaten streak.
Five days shy of her 22nd birthday, Erika Tymrak, a rookie midfielder for FC Kansas City, was chosen National Women’s Soccer League player of the month for July.
FC Kansas City signed reserve Jaime French on Wednesday to a contract that runs through the conclusion of the 2013 season.
Crowds for FC Kansas City matches played at Shawnee Mission North District Stadium rank second in the league. Owners say the business model of the newly formed National Womens Soccer League will keep it afloat, unlike past pro womens soccer leagues.
After waiting out a two-hour lightning delay, FC Kansas City exorcised a few demons with a 1-0 victory Sunday against Sky Blue FC at Rutgers University’s Yurcak Field Stadium in Piscataway, N.J.
FC Kansas City worked hard to get to first place and it aims to stay there despite facing Sky Blue FC today.
Blues score three second-half goals, move to the top of the National Women’s Soccer League standings with victory.