FC Kansas City announced its NWSL regular season roster today with 19 players
The two-time defending National Women’s Soccer League champions bring back two U.S. Women’s National Team players in Becky Sauerbrunn and Heather O’Reilly.
The Blues also signed all four draft picks with Katie Bowen, Brianne Reed, Alex Arlitt and Alexa Newfield.
The team still holds the contracts of Amy Rodriguez and Sydney Leroux, but they will miss the season due to pregnancy.
ROSTERED PLAYERS (19 of 20 spots filled).
Becky Sauerburnn (FP-USA),
Katie Bowen (INT’L-NZL),
Desiree Scott (FP-CAN),
Heather O’Reilly (FP-USA),
FEDERATION PLAYERS (FP): 3
INT’L ROSTER SPOTS FILLED (INT’L): 1
*Pending final approval by the league.
FC Kansas City starts the regular season at 7:30 on April 16 at Children’s Mercy Park against the Western New York Flash.
FC Kansas City press release.
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