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WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL SOCCER

SUPERGROUP COMES TOGETHER
Many former WPS stars to attend camp in Downingtown, Pa.
Jen Buczkowski will be one of the former WPS players on hand for coach Paul Riley's first SUPERGROUP camp at United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, PA.
Jen Buczkowski will be one of the former WPS players on hand for coach Paul Riley's first SUPERGROUP camp at United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, PA.
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When Women's Professional Soccer suspended its 2012 season, the league's two-time coach of the year Paul Riley envisioned a way to keep some of the league's top players in tip-top form.

Modeled after the U.S. National Teamís residency camps, Riley devised the SUPERGROUP.
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WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL SOCCER RECENT NEWS

OVER AND OUT
WPS settles suit, folds

SAN FRANCISCO---At the same time Women's Professional Soccer announced it had reached a settlement in the case of rogue owner Dan Borislow, the league also announced it was folding.

SUPERGROUP COMES TOGETHER
Many former WPS stars to attend camp in Downingtown, Pa.

Jen Buczkowski will be one of the former WPS players on hand for coach Paul Riley's first SUPERGROUP camp at United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, PA. When Women's Professional Soccer suspended its 2012 season, the league's two-time coach of the year Paul Riley envisioned a way to keep some of the league's top players in tip-top form.

Modeled after the U.S. National Teamís residency camps, Riley devised the SUPERGROUP.

BACK TO SWEDEN
Marta signs with Tyreso FF

Two time WPS MVP Marta has signed with Tyreso in Swedenís Damallsvenskan
STOCKHOLM---Five time world player of the year Marta has signed a contract to play for Tyreso FF in Swedenís Damallsvenskan Marta spent three seasons in Womenís Professional Soccer, playing for three different teams.

MAKING PLANS
WPS teams have different 2012 options

Women's Professional Soccer teams are making plans for what they will do in 2012 while the league takes a year off to regroup. They range from playing in the Women's Premier Soccer League, to touring Japan to holding clinics and youth programs.

WHATíS NEXT?
WPS players weighing their options

Philadelphia Independence midfielder Nikki Krzysik, along with the other non-national team players in WPS, is looking for a way to keep soccer in her life without a pro league to play in. For the members of the U.S. Women's National Team, there was almost no time to dwell on the fact that Women's Professional Soccer suspended its 2012 season. Just days after winning the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament and booking passage to the 2012 Summer Games in London, the national teamers were called into another camp.

But players who are not part of the national team pool are now having to decide what to do now that playing pro soccer is not an option.


DIFFICULT DECISION
WPS hopes to be back in 2013, but nothing concrete

Women's Professional Soccer might have dealt itself a death blow on Monday, choosing to suspend operations for the 2012 season, although many involved in the league insist play will resume in 2013.

WPS News Archive
WPS has ceased operations. This page is presented for historical purposes.
 
WPS Team Info
Year Champion Runner Up
2009 Sky Blue FC LA Sol
2010 Bay Area FC Gold Pride Philadelphia Independence
2011 Western New York Flash
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