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USWNT SheBelieves Cup roster, Champions League results, and Spirit roster news: Freedom Kicks for 2/15/2018

D.C. soccer comings and goings, plus human clothes for cats

Hello! Hope you had a good Valentine’s Day and/or Ash Wednesday. In the soccer world things were pretty busy with a USWNT roster announced and some Washington Spirit news as well. Let’s get started!

USWNT SheBelieves Cup preliminary roster includes five Washington Spirit players - Black And Red United
After a season of not really having any Washington Spirit players on USWNT rosters...yesterday there were five. The closest match to D.C. is on March 4th at Red Bull Arena against France.

Becky Sauerbrunn isn’t on the roster, but had some fun anyway:

Black History Month: Clarence Seedorf, the jack of all trades - Stars and Stripes FC
Stars and Stripes FC's Black History Month series continues with this piece on former Netherlands midfielder Clarence Seedorf.

Real Madrid vs. PSG: Final score 3-1, Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace -
Adrien Rabot scored first for PSG, but then Real Madrid scored three goals to take charge.

Smaller 2019 Premier League TV Rights Deal Doesn't Mean Bubble Has Burst - Forbes
Some #business analysis of Premier League TV rights.

D.C. United preseason and previewing LAFC: Filibuster - Black And Red United
Listen to Filibuster!

And watch this!

Washington Spirit trade Tiffany Weimer to Houston Dash - Black And Red United
Tiffany Weimer was traded to Houston in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick.

And in good tweets...

That’s all I’ve got. Let me know in the comments what you’re reading.