FC Kansas City Professional Womens Soccer – Home of the Blues 2016-08-19T15:34:39Z http://www.fckansascity.com/feed/atom/ http://www.fckansascity.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-FC-KC-Full_2stars-32x32.png Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[U.S. Soccer Announces 22 Additional Clubs for Inaugural Girls’ Development Academy Season]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7115 2016-08-17T20:24:16Z 2016-08-17T20:01:35Z Program Will Focus on Impacting Everyday Club Environments to Develop World-Class Players CHICAGO (Aug. 17, 2016) – U.S. Soccer has announced that FC Kansas City has been selected to participate in the Girls’ Development Academy. The program is designed to accelerate the development of world-class female players and will begin play in the fall of […]

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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[RECAP: FC Kansas City falls to Chicago Red Stars in final game before Olympics]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7071 2016-07-31T02:31:50Z 2016-07-31T02:23:41Z CHICAGO (July 30, 2016) – Despite another strong defensive performance, two-time National Women’s Soccer League champion FC Kansas City could not pick up another victory before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The Blues fell 1-0 to the Chicago Red Stars at Toyota Park and now enter a four-week break as four teammates compete in Brazil. […]

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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PREVIEW: Blues look to continue winning streak before 2016 Rio Olympic Games Break]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7068 2016-07-30T17:29:43Z 2016-07-30T17:29:43Z KANSAS CITY (July 30, 2016) — Reigning National Women’s Soccer League Player of the Week Nicole Barnhart leads the two-time champions into Chicago for their final game before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Break. The Blues will take on the Red Stars at 7 p.m. CT at Toyota Park. The game will be streamed on […]

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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[FC KANSAS CITY GOALKEEPER NICOLE BARNHART VOTED NWSL PLAYER OF THE WEEK]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7064 2016-07-26T19:08:26Z 2016-07-26T19:08:26Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[FC Kansas City’s Sept. 4 game moved to Swope Soccer Village]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7061 2016-07-25T18:34:41Z 2016-07-25T18:34:41Z  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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[RECAP: Groom leads FC Kansas City to victory on the road]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7054 2016-07-24T01:25:19Z 2016-07-24T01:24:38Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PREVIEW: FC Kansas City heads to New York to take on the Flash]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7051 2016-07-23T23:02:20Z 2016-07-23T23:02:20Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PLAYER NEWS: FC Kansas City waives midfielder Amanda Frisbie]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7044 2016-07-19T19:42:31Z 2016-07-19T19:42:31Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[RECAP: FC Kansas City rally falls short in loss to Washington Spirit]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7041 2016-07-17T01:46:20Z 2016-07-17T01:46:20Z 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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Kathleen Gier <![CDATA[PREVIEW: FC Kansas City to face Washington Spirit in quick rematch]]> http://www.fckansascity.com/?p=7038 2016-07-16T20:45:06Z 2016-07-16T20:45:06Z 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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