Posts in «Chicago Red Stars» category

Watch Chicago Red Stars’ Alyssa Naeher’s crucial save for the USWNT against England

by Juan Pimiento An intense, back-and-forth FIFA Women’s World Cup semifinal between the United States Women’s National Team and England featured a huge Chicago-related moment that save the match for the Americans. With a late equalizer looming, Chicago Red Stats goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher stepped up in the clutch to block Lionesses’ captain Stephanie Houghton’s penalty […]
by Juan Pimiento / July 2, 2019 /In Chicago Red Stars

‘Just inspirational’: Craig Harrington on his journey and life as a Chicago Red Stars coach

by Sandra Herrera Last year, the Chicago Red Stars expanded their coaching staff to include two First Assistant Coaches, Gary Curneen and Craig Harrington.Harrington took the time to chat with Second City Soccer about his journey to the Red Stars and how he has integrated himself into the team’s culture, a big factor that drew him […]
by Sandra Herrera / May 31, 2019 /In Chicago Red Stars, Uncategorized

Club, country and state: Illinois’ presence in a busy summer for the United States national teams

by Juan Pimiento This summer will be full of action for the different United States national teams across all levels, from the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup to the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup and the preparations for the 2019 FIFA U-17 men’s World Cup. The “Stars and Stripes” will be donned by several players with […]
by Juan Pimiento / May 22, 2019 /In Chicago Fire, Chicago Red Stars, College Soccer, Men's Scocer, More Local

Where are they now? Three local players get their first taste of NWSL action with Red Star players on World Cup duty

By Andrew Hattersley With departure comes opportunity. That was the case for a trio of local players after four Chicago Red Stars were named U.S Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis’ 23-player roster to represent the United States in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. This opened the door for a three former college […]
by Andrew Hattersley / May 8, 2019 /In Chicago Red Stars, College Soccer, Women's Soccer