FC Kansas City Professional Womens Soccer – Home of the Blues 2016-04-28T14:26:49Z http://www.fckansascity.com/feed/atom/ WordPress http://www.fckansascity.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-FC-KC-Full_2stars-32x32.png Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[FC Kansas City to hold an auction to benefit fellow NWSL players]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6808 2016-04-28T14:26:49Z 2016-04-28T14:17:29Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[Groom a finalist for NWSL Goal of the Week]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6803 2016-04-27T20:33:59Z 2016-04-27T20:31:58Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[RECAP: FC Kansas City draws with Portland Thorns FC]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6799 2016-04-26T18:08:15Z 2016-04-24T04:36:41Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PREVIEW: FC Kansas City to host Portland Thorns FC in Swope opener]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6795 2016-04-26T18:09:43Z 2016-04-22T12:38:37Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[FC Kansas City announces Papillion Soccer Club as third affiliate]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6789 2016-04-26T18:10:05Z 2016-04-18T16:57:35Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[RECAP: FC Kansas City falls to Western New York Flash in season opener]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6783 2016-04-18T16:34:23Z 2016-04-17T03:46:23Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PLAYER NEWS: FC Kansas City signs forward Alexa Newfield]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6734 2016-04-26T18:10:29Z 2016-04-16T15:20:54Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PREVIEW: FC Kansas City starts its 2016 season Saturday night]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6777 2016-04-15T18:18:31Z 2016-04-15T18:18:31Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[NWSL AND FOX SPORTS ANNOUNCE NATIONAL BROADCAST DEAL]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6773 2016-04-14T21:42:06Z 2016-04-14T21:42:06Z NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release NWSL – Patrick Donnelly, pdonnelly@nwslsoccer.com FOX Sports – Camellia Senemar, Camellia.Senemar@fox.com CHICAGO (Apr. 14, 2016) – The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) and FOX Sports announced today a one-year agreement to telecast six NWSL games for the second consecutive season in 2016. FS1 will air three regular-season matches and all […]

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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[FC Kansas City announces partnership with Football for the World]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=6760 2016-04-13T19:39:45Z 2016-04-13T19:39:45Z OMAHA, NEB./KANSAS CITY, MO (April 13, 2016) — The Football for the World Foundation – USA (FFTW) is excited to launch a partnership with the women’s professional soccer team FC Kansas City. The two will combine efforts at the Blues’ game against the Washington Spirit on July 16 at Swope Soccer Village to collect gear […]

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