FC Kansas City http://www.fckansascity.com Professional Womens Soccer – Home of the Blues Tue, 03 May 2016 18:35:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.2 http://www.fckansascity.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-FC-KC-Full_2stars-32x32.png FC Kansas City http://www.fckansascity.com 32 32 RECAP: FC Kansas City falls to Seattle Reign FC on the road http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/05/02/recap-fc-kansas-city-falls-to-seattle-reign-fc-on-the-road/ Mon, 02 May 2016 01:37:17 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6818 SEATTLE (May 1, 2016) – A loss to Seattle Reign FC in a National Women’s Soccer League Championship rematch spoiled FC Kansas City’s first roadtrip of the season. Reigning NWSL Player of the Week Kim Little scored the game’s lone goal in the 56th minute to secure the 1-0 victory for the Reign at Memorial […]

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Blues to face Seattle Reign FC in NWSL Championship rematch http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/05/01/6813/ Sun, 01 May 2016 16:15:39 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6813 KANSAS CITY (May 1, 2016) – FC Kansas City hits the road for a National Women’s Soccer League championship rematch this Sunday at 6 p.m. CT in Seattle’s Memorial Stadium. The Blues defeated Seattle Reign FC 1-0 last year to win their second consecutive league title. The defending champions are still looking for their first victory […]

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FC Kansas City to hold an auction to benefit fellow NWSL players http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/28/fc-kansas-city-to-hold-an-auction-to-benefit-fellow-nwsl-players/ Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:17:29 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6808 KANSAS CITY (April 28, 2016) – In a show of support for fellow National Women’s Soccer League players, FC Kansas City will be holding an online auction to benefit three women who were affected by a house fire last month. Equip-Bid Auctions, which operates in the West Bottoms, will be running the event and FC […]

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Groom a finalist for NWSL Goal of the Week http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/27/groom-a-finalist-for-nwsl-goal-of-the-week/ Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:31:58 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6803 KANSAS CITY (April 27, 2016) — FC Kansas City’s Shea Groom is a candidate for the National Women’s Soccer League’s Goal of the Week award. Groom scored a diving header in the 30th minute of Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Portland Thorns FC off an assist from Heather O’Reilly. It was the first goal of the […]

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RECAP: FC Kansas City draws with Portland Thorns FC http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/24/6799/ Sun, 24 Apr 2016 04:36:41 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6799 KANSAS CITY (April 23, 2016) — Despite playing most of the second half with just 10 players, FC Kansas City held on to earn their first point of the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League season. Liberty native Shea Groom gave the Blues the lead in the 30th minute and Lindsey Horan scored the equalizer for Portland […]

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PREVIEW: FC Kansas City to host Portland Thorns FC in Swope opener http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/22/6795/ Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:38:37 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6795 KANSAS CITY (April 21, 2016) — FC Kansas City returns to Swope Soccer Village on Saturday night for round two of the Blues’ 2016 season opener. The first took place at Children’s Mercy Park last week and resulted in a 1-0 loss to the Western New York Flash. Though the Blues are 0-1 for the fourth […]

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FC Kansas City announces Papillion Soccer Club as third affiliate http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/18/6789/ Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:57:35 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6789 KANSAS CITY (April 18, 2016) – FC Kansas City announced the signing of its third affiliate, Papillion Soccer Club, on Monday. The club serves more than 1,000 kids in the Omaha, Neb., area. The Blues’ other two affiliates are Magellan Soccer of Lincoln, Neb., and Dakota Alliance Soccer Club of Sioux Falls, S.D. “We are […]

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RECAP: FC Kansas City falls to Western New York Flash in season opener http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/17/recap-fc-kansas-city-falls-to-western-new-york-flash-in-season-opener/ Sun, 17 Apr 2016 03:46:23 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6783 KANSAS CITY (April 16, 2016) — FC Kansas City’s championship celebration fell short in a 1-0 loss to the Western New York Flash on Saturday at Children’s Mercy Park in front of 8,022 fans. The Blues started the night by handing out 2015 National Women’s Soccer League championship rings with help from local high school soccer […]

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PLAYER NEWS: FC Kansas City signs forward Alexa Newfield http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/16/player-news-fc-kansas-city-signs-forward-alexa-newfield/ Sat, 16 Apr 2016 15:20:54 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6734 KANSAS CITY (April 16, 2016) — FC Kansas City announced today the signing of forward Alexa Newfield, who was the No. 28 pick of the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft. Newfield is the second player to sign this week from her draft class and third overall for the Blues. Newfield and teammate Katie Bowen […]

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PREVIEW: FC Kansas City starts its 2016 season Saturday night http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/04/15/preview-fc-kansas-city-starts-its-2016-season-saturday-night/ Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:18:31 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6777 KANSAS CITY (April 15, 2016) — Defending National Women’s Soccer League champion FC Kansas City opens its 2016 campaign at 7:30 p.m. at Children’s Mercy Park against the Western New York Flash. The teams met three times last year with FC Kansas City taking a 2-0-1 advantage. The Blues have an overall 3-2-3 lead in […]

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