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Sofia Huerta interview: ‘Music sounds better with you’ – Chicago forward’s Red Star-dusted rookie rhythm

Photo: Daniel Bartel / Chicago Red Stars

Photo: Daniel Bartel / Chicago Red Stars


In her debut season of professional soccer, Chicago Red Stars forward Sofia Huerta has got to grips with the big league in commendable fashion, and one player who can relate to how she has felt as a newcomer in 2015 is somebody she has always been in step with. Read more →

Lindsay Tarpley interview: Embers of a familiar groove as former U.S. forward kicks a new step

Portage Soccer Club

Portage Soccer Club


A two-time Olympic gold medal winner, Lindsay Tarpley’s playing days ended far sooner than hoped, taking the former U.S. Women’s National Team forward’s focus down new avenues, although as an exciting new venture proves, she has never flown far from the game that always was a dream to her. Read more →

Taryn Hemmings interview: The notes that nurtured Red Stars defender

Photo: Chicago Red Stars / James Smith

Photo: Chicago Red Stars / James Smith


This year has seen the end of the long road back from injury for the Chicago Red Stars’ Taryn Hemmings, and as the defender embarks on a loan adventure with Danish champions Fortuna Hjørring there is a tuneful reminder of home to turn to, should she ever need it. Read more →

Julie Johnston interview: The sparks that will never fade for U.S. starlet

Photo courtesy of the Chicago Red Stars

Photo courtesy of the Chicago Red Stars / James Smith


Chicago Red Stars’ Julie Johnston has been admirably handling the switch to professional status so far in the National Women’s Soccer League, and her undeniable on-field understanding with a certain teammate holds one magical memory in particular. Read more →

Christen Press interview: New U.S. scoring sensation lets enchantment illuminate the way



Tyresö FF forward Christen Press regularly charts the parallels between her life and her career and in a year that has so far heralded an incredible introduction to the US Women’s National Team it seems that there is another force helping her to light the fuse. Read more →