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Six Days of Training at U.S. WNT Camp for Two Sky Blue FC Women Begins this Week

Goalkeeper Jill Loyden
photo credit: Brad Smith

The United States’ first game of the year against Canada is on Jan. 31 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. Of the 28 players set to report to U.S. Soccer’s National Training Center in Carson, Calif., this week (Jan. 8), two are Sky Blue FC women: Goalkeeper Jill Loyden and defender Christie Rampone. Goalkeeper Jill Loydenphoto credit: Brad Smith Christie More...

by Dave Schatz | Published 4 months ago

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By Dave Schatz On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Sky Blue FC Head Coach Jim Gabarra is Pleased with the Six 2014 Allocated Players for the Upcoming Season

The official list of allocated players for the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League is public. Canadien midfielder, Jonelle Filigno, who graduated from Rutgers University in 2013 and was named American Athletic More...

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By Brian Dowling On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Holgersson and New York Part Ways

(Image courtesy of New York Red Bulls and Swedish defender Markus Holgersson have mutually agreed to go their separate ways. Holgersson joined New York in January of 2012 and made 63 appearances for More...

By Brian Dowling On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Red Bulls 2014 Preseason Schedule has posted the 2014 preseason schedule for all nineteen clubs. The preseason period will be a great opportunity for New York Red Bulls head coach Mike Petke to see how well the squad will perform More...

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By Brian Dowling On Monday, December 30th, 2013

New York Red Bulls Hoping For Only Minor Changes Heading Into 2014

Image courtesy of The 2013 season was a series of ups and downs for the New York Red Bulls. After starting their season 1-2-2 through March, critics called the team inexperienced and out of sync. More...

By Dave Schatz On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Official News — Houston Dash Join NWSL as First Expansion Team For 2014

In a media teleconference tonight, U.S. Soccer Federation President, Sunil Gulati, said that it’s been a very good day for the NWSL itself, Houston and for the Dash. He stated that the league had originally been More...

By Dave Schatz On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

NWSL Will Allow a Ninth Team in 2014

Sky Blue FC will be adding a new destination to its schedule of road trips in 2014:  Houston. That’s because the National Women’s Soccer League has approved Houston as an expansion team. The new team does not More...

By Brian Dowling On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

New York Red Bulls Offseason News and Rumors

After finishing the 2013 campaign as the Support Shield winners, the New York Red Bulls met a disappointing early exit in the first round of the MLS Playoffs, for the fourth season in a row.  With the MLS Championship More...

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By Dave Schatz On Friday, November 29th, 2013

Three Sky Blue FC Players Selected for USWNT Training Camp

The U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) training camp begins on Dec. 3rd and will run for two weeks at U.S. Soccer’s National Training Center in Carson, California. The training camp will give USWNT head coach More...

By Dave Schatz On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

De Vanna Named Finalist for Puskas Award

I would like to inform DGS readers that Sky Blue’s Lisa De Vanna has been selected as a finalist for the 2013 FIFA Puskas award; this award honors the best goal of the year, throughout the world, and will be More...