Report: NWSL Expansion Group Headed By Four Women’s Players

June 22, 2022

At the ESPNW Summit in May, NWSL commissioner Jessica Berman said “the time is now” for the league to consider expansion teams.

Brandi Chastain, Leslie Osborne, Aly Wagner, and Danielle Slaton — all former players — are heading up a group aiming to create an expansion team, The Athletic reported. The group’s investors are 70% female. FOS