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Will Boston return to the women’s soccer table? NWSL wants ‘thoughtful’ expansion moving forward, commish says

When the Boston Breakers bowed out of the National Women’s Soccer League in January 2018, the league’s then-managing director, Amanda Duffy, stressed that the Boston market was one the league believed in and wanted to return to. “It’s a brand that has a great historical reputation in women’s professional soccer,” Duffy had told The Associated […]


Breakers won’t return in 2020

Don’t expect an NWSL club back in Boston in 2020. The National Women’s Soccer League announced on Thursday, Dec. 19 that the league will remain at nine teams for the 2020 season, but that it “continues to engage in substantive discussions with several potential expansion groups with the possibility of announcing additional teams for the […]