Njock Eyong: Women's soccer relished its most effective 12 months in 2015 – and there's far more to occur

But now, with 2015 coming to a in the vicinity of and all of the NWSL’s golf equipment verified to be returning subsequent yr, it seems all but precise the streak has been destroyed.

The downs

NWSL does not dollars in with sponsors

Hope Solo’s off-field antics

But the very most effective element of the Women’s Planet Cup was the ripple outcome it professional – and it started off off with a really major ripple. Led by the Rose City Riveters supporters workforce, the Portland Thorns frequently attract the sort of loud, enthusiastic crowds that some MLS clubs would like. But twice, the Reign have fallen shorter to one other mentor: Vlatko Andonovski. It’s