The Seattle Reign had their way with the Portland Thorns on Sunday, throttling the defending NWSL champions 5-0 in front of a sellout crowd at Memorial Stadium. Here's your chance to relive it through LevyFilms' lenses. Reign On, EP 10: vs. Portland Thorns from LEVYfilms on Vimeo.
Forward Nahomi Kawasumi dreamed Saturday night that Reign FC beat Portland 5-0. The only difference between that dream and reality was that Kawasumi scored only two of the five goals in the match Sunday, instead of all five as she had envisioned. “We were dominant and we were really dangerous,” Reign coach Laura Harvey said [...]
Among good teams there are gradations of "good"ness. It's easy enough to tell the very best from the merely good by checking the standings, but if someone took them away you could still separate from the good from the best by seeing how they play and how they force opponents to play. In the taxonomy [...]
Last night, the Seattle Reign traveled to Chicago hoping to extend their impressive 16-game unbeaten streak to start the season. But for the 8th time in the last 10 games they started slow and allowed the opponent to score first. They've shown an almost unbelievable ability to pick up their game late and overcome those [...]
Against the Boston Breakers, the Reign came out with a fire and a focus that was lacking in their last home match against Sky Blue. But for 55 minutes it didn't matter, as Breakers goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher had a lights out game in net. For more than a half the Reign tried everything to beat [...]
The way the Seattle Reign season has gone so far, you almost expect them to give up the first goal. In fact, you almost want them to. That seems crazy, but the results speak for themselves. Since the start of May, the Reign have earned 10 points 4 in games in which they scored first [...]