Weeks before its first player moves will be made, Women's Professional Soccer, the new women's league, announced Wednesday that it will add a team
in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2009 and its Dallas team will start in 2010, not 2009 as planned.
There was no announcement of a stadium for the Bay Area -- a stumbling block for the
Dallas team -- but the team's new owners told the San Jose Mercury-News
that former N.C. State and Santa Clara star Albertin Montoya, now a coach with the MVLA Soccer Club, will be its
The Bay Area ownership group will be led by Brian
and Nancy NeSmith.