At 25, Alex Greenwood just started for England in her second World Cup and is the splashy summer signing for Lyon, which seeks its first ICC title.
ESPN has secured the worldwide rights to the NWSL's remaining regular-season and playoff matches.
Lyon rode its rock-star roster. The Courage relied on their relentless, grinding resolve. They meet again in the International Champions Cup final.
Can the NWSL's Courage win the International Champions Cup for a second straight year? Or will Lyon, Manchester City or Atletico take the title?
The Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage welcomed back their World Cup players in battling for the top spot in the NWSL.
A National Women's Soccer League-record 25,218 fans watched the Portland Thorns beat the North Carolina Courage 2-1 at Providence Park on Sunday.
Orlando Pride defender Toni Pressley has begun treatment for breast cancer.
Sam Kerr has returned to the scoring ranks in the NWSL with a brilliantly-taken goal that secured Chicago a 2-1 home victory over North Carolina.
Women's soccer is not a cause to support, but a movement. And if the sold-out Red Stars game was any indication, it's growing stronger every day.
Can the NWSL capitalize on the USWNT's World Cup win? Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan and the U.S. women will return to the women's pro league soon.