Mallory Pugh is reflecting on the Chicago Red Stars’ NWSL Championship loss, writing via Instagram post, “It wasn’t the way we wanted to end the season but I am so thankful God blessed me with this group.”

Chicago made an unlikely playoff run after a streaky season, thanks in large part to Pugh’s banner year. An NWL MVP nominee, Pugh mobilized the Red Stars’ attack, notching five goals, including one in the team’s quarterfinal match, and four assists. Read More