FC Kansas City http://www.fckansascity.com Professional Womens Soccer – Home of the Blues Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:08:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 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 FC KANSAS CITY GOALKEEPER NICOLE BARNHART VOTED NWSL PLAYER OF THE WEEK http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/26/fc-kansas-cit-goalkeeper-nicole-barnhart-voted-nwsl-player-of-the-week/ Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:08:26 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7064 CHICAGO (July 26, 2016) – FC Kansas City goalkeeper Nicole Barnhart was voted the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Player of the Week by the NWSL Media Association for Week 14 of the 2016 NWSL season. Barnhart, 34, recorded her fifth shutout of the season to help the Blues earn a 1-0 win Saturday against […]

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FC Kansas City’s Sept. 4 game moved to Swope Soccer Village http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/25/fc-kansas-citys-sept-4-game-moved-swope-soccer-village/ Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:34:41 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7061  KANSAS CITY (July 25, 2016) FC Kansas City’s  game against Sky Blue FC on Sept. 4, which was originally scheduled for Children’s Mercy Park, will now be played at Swope Soccer Village. The time of the game has also changed to 5 p.m. instead of 3 p.m. Swope Soccer Village is the home of the […]

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RECAP: Groom leads FC Kansas City to victory on the road http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/24/groom-leads-fc-kansas-city-to-victory-on-the-road/ Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:24:38 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7054 ROCHESTER, N.Y. (July 23, 2016) – Liberty native Shea Groom continued her hot streak to lead FC Kansas City to victory with her fourth goal in three games. It was the lone goal in the Blues’ 1-0 victory against the Western New York Flash at Rhinos Stadium in Rochester, N.Y. The season series ends in […]

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PREVIEW: FC Kansas City heads to New York to take on the Flash http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/23/preview-fc-kansas-city-heads-new-york-take-flash/ Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:02:20 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7051 KANSAS CITY (July 23, 2016) — Two of the National Women’s Soccer League’s most competitive teams meet for the 10th time this Saturday night with the series lead on the line at Rhinos Stadium in Rochester, N.Y. The game will start at 6 p.m. CT and will be streamed on the league’s YouTube channel. Western […]

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PLAYER NEWS: FC Kansas City waives midfielder Amanda Frisbie http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/19/player-news-fc-kansas-city-waives-midfielder-amanda-frisbie/ Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:42:31 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7044 KANSAS CITY (July 19, 2016) — FC Kansas City announced today that it has waived midfielder Amanda Frisbie. Frisbie played just three games for the Blues after being acquired through an offseason trade with the Western New York Flash. She started three games and played 270 minutes for the Blues in that time with one shot. […]

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RECAP: FC Kansas City rally falls short in loss to Washington Spirit http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/17/recap-fc-kansas-city-rally-falls-short-loss-washington-spirit/ Sun, 17 Jul 2016 01:46:20 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7041 KANSAS CITY (July 16, 2016) – FC Kansas City’s late rally fell short as the Blues lost to the Washington Spirit for the second time in as many weeks. Frances Silva scored her first goal of the season and Shea Groom added her third in two games in the 3-2 loss at Swope Soccer Village […]

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PREVIEW: FC Kansas City to face Washington Spirit in quick rematch http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/16/preview-fc-kansas-city/ Sat, 16 Jul 2016 20:45:06 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7038 KANSAS CITY (July 16, 2016) — For the second time in as many weeks, FC Kansas City is preparing to face the Washington Spirit. This time however, the match is at home, where the Blues hold a 3-0-1 advantage in the series. The game is set to start at 6 p.m. at Swope Soccer Village. Washington […]

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NEWS: Sauerbrunn named to U.S. Olympic Women’s Soccer Team http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/12/news-sauerbrunn-named-u-s-olympic-womens-soccer-team/ Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:01:39 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7030   CHICAGO (July 12, 2016) – FC Kansas City defender Becky Sauerbrunn will be one of 18 players to represent the U.S. Women’s National Team on its roster for the 2016 Olympic Games. Heather O’Reilly will also travel to Brazil as an alternate. It is Sauerbrunn’s second appearance on an Olympic squad, having played and […]

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RECAP: FC Kansas City defeats top-ranked Portland Thorns FC http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/10/recap-fc-kansas-city-defeats-top-ranked-portland-thorns-fc/ Sun, 10 Jul 2016 05:11:51 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7027   PORTLAND (July 9, 2016) – Entering Saturday’s match, no team had beaten Portland Thorns FC or even scored multiple goals against the top-ranked squad. However, both streaks ended at Providence Park as Tiffany McCarty and Shea Groom dismantled the league’s best defense to lift FC Kansas City to a 2-1 victory.  The two-time defending champions […]

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PREVIEW: FC Kansas City prepares for top-ranked Portland Thorns FC http://www.fckansascity.com/2016/07/09/fc-kansas-city-prepares-for-top-ranked-portland-thorns-fc/ Sat, 09 Jul 2016 05:35:17 +0000 http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7024 KANSAS CITY (July 7, 2016) — Two-time defending National Women’s Soccer League champion FC Kansas City continues its midseason roadtrip with a Saturday match against top-ranked Portland Thorns FC at Providence Park. The game will start at 9:30 p.m. CT and will be streamed on the NWSL YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oe0khY3kg40. This is the second matchup between the […]

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