Portland Thorns

Portland Thorns Striker Sophia Smith Nominated For Ballon d’Or Féminin – Can USWNT Player Win The Prestigious Trophy?

The United States Women’s National Team’s disappointing performance at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup showed the changing landscape of international soccer. The Women’s Ballon d’Or nominees shortlist, which was recently released by France Football magazine, is […]


Pay The Kids, Play The Kids

Earlier this month, the Portland Thorns made some history. When Olivia Moultrie entered in the 83rd minute during a win over Racing Louisville, the 15-year-old became the youngest player in National Women’s soccer league history.  […]

Portland Thorns

As Important Now As Ever – Gwendolyn Oxenham’s Under The Lights And In The Dark: Untold Stories Of Women’s Soccer

With the Women’s World Cup squarely in the rear view mirror, and the Portland Thorns solidly in first place fresh off a resounding 5-0 thrashing of the Houston Dash, I’ve been wondering, and discussing among […]