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‘Her quiet time is over’: Alyssa Naeher steps into the limelight in Red Stars return

By Sandra Herrera   Chicago Red Stars have welcomed back their World Cup champions in Julie Ertz, Tierna Davidson, Morgan Brian, and Alyssa Naeher.  Ahead of this Sunday’s match against North Carolina Courage, the club hosted a press conference and portions of the conference were full of praise for starting goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher. Chicago's 4⃣ […]
by Sandra Herrera / July 21, 2019 /In Uncategorized

For the fourth star: Where to watch the USWNT in the FIFA Women’s World Cup final

By Sandra Herrera The big day is upon us! The Women’s World Cup final takes place this Sunday with the United States Women’s National Team faces off against European Champions, the Netherlands. Plenty of Chicago Red Stars are representing the USWNT; with Alyssa Naeher, Julie Ertz, Morgan Brian, and Tierna Davidson. NAEHER SAVES!!!!!!!!!! — […]
by Sandra Herrera / July 6, 2019 /In Uncategorized

Five games to keep an eye on for DePaul Women’s Soccer in the 2019 season

By Andrew Hattersley As the calendar ticks towards mid-June, head coach Erin Chastain announced DePaul’s 2019 women’s soccer schedule, featuring ten matches at Wish Field at Cacciatore Stadium and five non-conference opponents coming off an NCAA Tournament appearance. The Blue Demons will open the season with a pair of exhibition games at Northwestern and Wisconsin […]
by Andrew Hattersley / June 18, 2019 /In College Soccer, Uncategorized, Women's Soccer

‘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

Chicago Fire win consecutive games for first time in two years but lose Nico Gaitan in the process

By Ernesto Hernandez The Chicago Fire won back-to-back games for the first time in two years by beating Minnesota United, 2-0, at SeatGeek Stadium. Goals by Nico Gaitan and Aleksandar Katai in the first-half were enough to see out a rather comfortable victory. Everyone please sit down. Counterattacking 101 is now in session. 📚#CHIvMIN #cf97 […]
by ernestohdz / May 12, 2019 /In Chicago Fire, Uncategorized

Chicago Fire hoping for a huge upset against LAFC

By Ernesto Hernandez   The Chicago Fire go into their game against Los Angeles FC as massive underdogs and losers of two straight shutout losses. In LAFC, the Fire face the Western Conference leaders, Supporters’ Shield leaders, and the league’s best player in Carlos Vela. A tough task ahead of them to say the least. […]
by ernestohdz / May 4, 2019 /In Chicago Fire, Uncategorized

Chicago Red Stars 2019 NWSL Preview

By Sandra Herrera   The Chicago Red Stars kick off their 2019 campaign this weekend in North Carolina where they will face the NWSL reigning champions, the Courage. The match will feature several star players on both sides of the pitch like Sam Kerr and Julie Ertz on one end, along with Crystal Dunn and […]
by Sandra Herrera / April 13, 2019 /In Uncategorized