NWSL: 2021 rosters

Here are all the 10 NWSL rosters and offseason player movement ahead of the NWSL Challenge Cup.

*2021 Allocated Player.

Chicago Red Stars
2021 Roster:
Goalkeepers:
Emily Boyd, Cassie Miller, *Alyssa Naeher.
Defenders:  *Tierna Davidson,  Sarah Gorden, *Casey Krueger, Tatum Milazzo, Kayla Sharples, *Bianca St. Georges, Arin Wright
Midfielders: Danielle Colaprico, Vanessa DiBernardo, *Julie Ertz, Morgan Gautrat, Zoe Morse, Nikki Stanton (Klepp, Norway), Ella Stevens, Sarah Woldmoe (Sky Blue FC).
Forwards: Makenzy Doniak, Zoey Goralski, Rachel Hill, Katie Johnson, Sarah Luebbert, Alyssa Mautz, *Mallory Pugh (Sky Blue FC), Kealia Watt.
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OUT: Savannah McCaskill (Racing Louisville), Yuki Nagasato (Racing Louisville).

NJ/NY Gotham FC
Goalkeepers:
*Kailen Sheridan, DiDi Haracic, Megan Hinz, Amanda “Mandy” McGlynn
Defenders: Imani Dorsey, Caprice Dydasco, Sabrina Flores, Mandy Freeman, Estelle Johnson, Gina Lewandowski, Erica Skroski, Kenie Wright.
Midfielders: Nicole Baxter, Jennifer Cudjoe, Elizabeth Eddy, Nahomi Kawasumi, Sodam Lee (Hyundai Steel, South Korea), Domi Richardson, McCall Zerboni
Forwards: *Carli Lloyd, Paige Monaghan, Ifeoma Onumonu, *Midge Purce, Evelyne Viens.
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OUT: Jennifer Cudjoe (Racing Louisville), Kaleigh Riehl (Racing Louisville), Mallory Pugh (Chicago Red Stars), Sarah Woldmoe (Chicago Red Stars), Madison Tiernan (retired).

Houston Dash
2021 Roster:
Goalkeepers: *Jane Campbell, Amanda Dennis, Lindsey Harris 
Defenders: Deneisha Blackwood (Orlando Pride), *Allysha Chapman, Katie Naughton, Megan Oyster, Ally Prisock, Annika Schmidt
Midfielders: Shea Groom, Haley Hanson, Maegan Kelly, Amber Marshall (Utah State Univ,), *Kristie Mewis, Christine Nairn, Emily Ogle (Portland Thorns), Cami Privett, Gabby Seiler (Portland Thorns). *Sophie Schmidt, Bri Visalli
Forwards: Bridgette Andrzejewski, Rachel Daly, Jamia Fields, Veronica Latsko, *Nichelle Prince, Maegan Rosa (Fiorentina, Italy), Katie Stengel.
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OUT: Kayla McCoy, Erin Simon (Racing Louisville), Cece Kizer (Racing Louisville).

Kansas City NWSL
Goalkeepers: Nicole Barnhart, Carly Nelson, Abby Smith.
Defenders: Elizabeth Ball, Katie Bowen, Rachel Corsie, Kate Del Fava, Kristen Edmonds (Orlando Pride), Taylor Leach, Michelle Maemone, Sydney Miramontez.
Midfielders: Lo’eau LaBonta, Jordyn Listro (Orlando Pride), Chloe Logarzo (Bristol City, England), *Diana Matheson, Addie McCain (Texas A&M), Ashley Nick (Juventus, Italy), , Maddie Nolf, Victoria Pickett (Wisconsin), *Desiree Scott, Gaby Vincent.
Forwards: Darien Jenkins (Bordeaux, France), Jaycie Johnson, Mariana Larroquette (Lyn, Norway), Brittany Ratcliffe, Amy Rodriguez, Arielle Shipp, Raisa Strom-Okimoto, Michele Vasconcelos, Mallory Weber.
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OUT: Tziarra King (OL Reign), Gunny Jonsdottir (Orlando Pride) Erika Tymrak (Orlando Pride), Taylor Lytle.
Note: Kansas City was assigned NWSL rights to all players from Utah Royals.

NC Courage
Goalkeepers: Casey Murphy (OL Reign), Samantha Murphy, Katelyn Rowland
Defenders: Lindsay Agnew, Diane Caldwell (SC Sand, Germany), Schuyler DeBree (OL Reign), Abby Erceg, Hailey Harbison, Kaleigh Kurtz, Merritt Mathias, Carson Pickett (Orlando Pride), Taylor Smith (OL Reign), Ryan Williams
Midfielders: Debinha, Angharad James (Reading, England), Hailie Mace, Denise O’Sullivan, Peyton Perea, Cari Roccaro, Havana Solaun, Meredith Speck
Forwards:  Rylee Baisden, Kristen Hamilton, Jessica McDonald, *Lynn Williams
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OUT: Crystal Dunn (Portland Thorns), Jaelene Daniels (retires), Addisyn Merrick (Racing Louisville), Lauren Milliet (Racing Louisville), Ally Watt (OL Reign), Stephanie Labbe (Rosengard, Sweden), McKenzie Meehan (retired), Abby Dahlkemper (Manchester City, England).

OL Reign
Goalkeepers: Karen Bardsley (on loan from Manchester City, England), Ella Dederick (Washington State Univ.), Cosette Morche (Eskilstuna United, Sweden).
Defenders: Lauren Barnes, Amber Brooks, Celia, Steph Cox, Machaela George, Madison Hammond, Sam Hiatt, Kristen McNabb.
Midfielders: Angelina (Palmeiras, Brazil), Shirley Cruz, Jess Fishlock (on loan to Lyon, France), Kelcie Hedge, Allie Long, *Quinn, Dani Weatherholt, Rosie White
Forwards: Bethany Balcer, Sofia Huerta, Tziarra King (Kansas City), Nicole Momiki, Leah Pruitt, *Megan Rapinoe, Jasmyne Spencer, Ally Watt (NC Courage)
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OUT: Casey Murphy (NC Courage), Julia Ashley (Racing Louisville), Michelle Betos (Racing Louisville), Taylor Smith (NC Courage), Jodie Taylor (NWSL rights, NC Courage), Darian Jenkins (Kansas City), Meg Brandt (NWSL rights, Kansas City), Morgan Andrews, Miranda Nild (on loan to Kristianstads DFF, Sweden).

Orlando Pride
Goalkeepers: *Ashlyn Harris, *Erin McLeod, Brittany Wilson
Defenders: Ally Haran, *Ali Krieger, Carrie Lawrence, Phoebe McClernon, Courtney Petersen, Konya Plummer, Toni Pressley, Ali Riley
Midfielders: Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit), Gunny Jonsdottir (Kansas City), Taylor Kornieck, Jade Moore, Erika Tymrak (Kansas City), Marisa Viggiano, Chelsee Washington
Forwards: Abi Kim (Fiorentina, Italy), Sydney Leroux, Marta, *Alex Morgan, Crystal Thomas (Washington Spirit).
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OUT: Abby Elinsky, Julie King, Morgan Reid, Caitlin Foord (NWSL rights, Racing Louisville), Alanna Kennedy (Racing Louisville), Emily Sonnett (Washington Spirit), Kristen Edmonds (Kansas City), Jordyn Listro (Kansas City).

Portland Thorns
Goalkeepers: Bella Bixby, *Adrianna Franch, Shelby Hogan (Providence College).
Defenders: Kelli Hubly, Meghan Klingenberg, Natalia Kuikka (Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC, Sweden), Emily Menges, Meaghan Nally, Madison Pogarch, *Becky Sauerbrunn, Christen Westphal
Midfielders: Celeste Boureille, *Crystal Dunn (NC Courage), *Lindsey Horan, Rocky Rodríguez, Angela Salem, *Christine Sinclair
Forwards: Simone Charley, Marissa Everett, Tyler Lussi, *Sophia Smith, Morgan Weaver.
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OUT: Tobin Heath (NWSL rights, Racing Louisville), Emily Ogle (Houston Dash), Gabby Seiler (Houston Dash).

Racing Louisville
Goalkeepers: Michelle Betos (OL Reign), Katie Lund (Washington Spirit), Shelby Money.
Defenders: Julia Ashley (OL Reign), Emily Fox (Univ. of North Carolina),  Brooke Hendrix (Washington Spirit), Nealy Martin, Addisyn Merrick (NC Courage), Kaleigh Riehl (Sky Blue FC, on loan to Paris FC, France), Erin Simon (Houston Dash).
Midfielders: Noelle Higginson, Lauren Milliet (NC Courage) Freja Olofsson (Orebro, Sweden), Taylor Otto (Univ. of North Carolina).
Forwards: Jorian Baucom (Duisburg, Germany), Emina Ekic (Univ. of Louisville), Vanessa Kara, Ceci Kizer (Houston Dash), Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit), Katie McClure (Washington Spirit). Savannah McCaskill (Chicago Red Stars), Yuki Nagasato (Chicago Red Stars),
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OUT: Alanna Kennedy (Tottenham, England), Jennifer Cudjoe (Sky Blue FC).



Washington Spirit
Goalkeepers: Aubrey Bledsoe, Devon Kerr, Sydney Schneider (UNC Wilmington),
Defenders: Natalie Jacobs, *Kelley O’Hara (Utah Royals), *Emily Sonnett (Orlando Pride), Sam Staab, Tegan McGrady, Paige Nielsen, Tori Huster.
Midfielders: Julia Roddar (Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC, Sweden), Saori Takarada (Cerezo Osaka Sakai Ladies, Japan), Jordan DiBiasi, *Andi Sullivan, Bayley Feist, Dorian Bailey, Anna Heilferty (Boston Univ.).
Forwards: Averie Collins, Trinity Rodman (Washington State), Ashley Sanchez, Kumi Yokoyama, Ashley Hatch, Mariana Speckmaier (Clemson Univ.).
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OUT: Cheyna Matthews (Racing Louisville), Katie McClure (Racing Louisville), Katie Lund (Racing Louisville), Brooke Hendrix (Racing Louisville), Jenna Hellstrom, Jaye Boissiere, Meg McCool, Jessie Scarpa, Crystal Thomas, Meggie Dougherty Howard (Orlando Pride).

Photo: Racing Louisville/EM Dash Photography

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