NWSL records and statistics

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The following is a compilation of notable records and statistics for teams and players in the National Women's Soccer League, which started in 2013.[1]

Champions and Shield winners[edit]

By Season[edit]

Season Playoff final Regular season
Champions Score Runners-up Shield winners Points Runners-up
2013 Portland Thorns FC 2-0
Details
Western New York Flash Western New York Flash 38-38
Standings
FC Kansas City
2014 FC Kansas City 2-1
Details
Seattle Reign FC Seattle Reign FC 54-41
Standings
FC Kansas City
2015 FC Kansas City 1-0
Details
Seattle Reign FC Seattle Reign FC 43-33
Standings
Chicago Red Stars
2016 Western New York Flash 2-2 AET, 3-2 PKs
Details
Washington Spirit Portland Thorns FC 41-39
Standings
Washington Spirit
2017 Portland Thorns FC 1-0
Details
North Carolina Courage North Carolina Courage 49-47
Standings
Portland Thorns FC

By Team[edit]

Team Seasons Playoff appearances Championships Shields Total
Portland Thorns FC 5 4 2 (2013, 2017) 1 (2016) 3
FC Kansas City 1 5 3 2 (2014, 2015) - 2
Western New York Flash 1 4 2 1 (2016) 1 (2013) 2
Seattle Reign FC 5 2 - 2 (2014, 2015) 2
North Carolina Courage 1 1 - 1 (2017) 1
Washington Spirit 5 3 - - 0
Chicago Red Stars 5 3 - - 0
Sky Blue FC 5 1 - - 0
Boston Breakers 5 0 - - 0
Houston Dash 4 0 - - 0
Orlando Pride 2 1 - - 0

1 – Defunct

Team records[edit]

Wins[edit]

Losses[edit]

Attendance[edit]

Season Overall Highest Lowest Playoff
mean
Total Mean Median Club Mean Club Mean
2013 375,743 4,270 3,007 Portland Thorns FC 13,320 Sky Blue FC 1,664 6,820
2014 446,311 4,133 3,014 Portland Thorns FC 13,362 Sky Blue FC 1,639 3,763
2015 454,100 5,046 3,367 Portland Thorns FC 15,639 Sky Blue FC 2,268 6,766
2016 555,775 5,558 3,997 Portland Thorns FC 16,945 Sky Blue FC 2,162 10,863
2017 609,960 5,083 3,576 Portland Thorns FC 17,653 FC Kansas City 1,788 12,111

Goals[edit]

Regular Season records[edit]

Through 2017 season

Pts Rank
(Prev.
Season)
Club Seasons GP W L T GF GA GD Pts Pts Per
Game
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Finishing Positions
1 (2) Portland Thorns FC 5 (2013-) 110 53 31 26 170 128 +42 185 1.682 1 1 2
2 (1) Seattle Reign FC 5 (2013-) 110 51 33 26 185 135 +50 179 1.627 2
3 (4) Chicago Red Stars 5 (2013-) 110 45 30 35 152 134 +18 170 1.545 1 1 1
4 (3) FC Kansas City 5 (2013-) 110 45 36 27 152 125 +27 168 1.527 2 1
5 (6) Sky Blue FC 5 (2013-) 110 41 41 28 149 172 -23 151 1.373 1
6 (6) Washington Spirit 5 (2013-) 110 38 49 23 143 179 -36 137 1.245 1 2
7 (5) Western New York Flash 4 (2013-2016) 86 33 31 22 142 118 +24 119 1.384 1 1
8 (8) Boston Breakers 5 (2013-) 110 25 65 20 132 212 -80 95 0.864
9 (9) Houston Dash 4 (2014-) 88 24 48 16 96 138 -42 88 1.000
10 (10) Orlando Pride 2 (2016-) 44 17 19 8 65 61 +4 59 1.341 1
11 (-) North Carolina Courage 1 (2017-) 24 16 7 1 33 28 +16 49 2.042 1

Sort order is Pts, finishing positions, wins

Player records[edit]

Most Appearances[edit]

(Regular season only)

# Player Apps Tenure Goals
1  Lauren Barnes 111
2 Christine Nairn 108 [2] 2013_2017 18
3 Brittany Taylor 106 5
4 McCall Zerboni  105 9
5 Nicole Barnhart 103 [3] 0
6 Allie Long 100 [4] 2013_ 30
7 Merritt Mathias 100 [5] 7
8 Jessica Fishlock 98 [6] 2013_ 24
9 Jessica McDonald 98 [7] 2013_ 35
10 Alyssa Mautz 95 2013_ 11
11 Erika Tymrak 90
12 Katherine Reynolds  89 2013_ 0
13 Becky Sauerbrunn 88 2013_
14 Christine Sinclair 87 [8] 2013_ 31


Goals[edit]

Top scorers[edit]

NWSL All-Time Leading Goalscorers
counting regular-season and playoff games
Rank Player Goals Games References
1 Australia Samantha Kerr 43 79 [10] [11]
2 United States Christen Press 36 63 [12] [13][12]
3 United States Jessica McDonald 35 103 [14] [15]
4 Canada Christine Sinclair 34 93 [16][16]
5 Scotland Kim Little 32 67 [17] [18]
6 United States Allie Long 30 106 [19][20]
United States Megan Rapinoe 58 [21]
8 United States Carli Lloyd 29 63 [22]
United States Alex Morgan 67 [23]
10 Denmark Nadia Nadim 28 63 [24]
11 United States Lynn Williams 27 61 [25] [26]

Top scorers by season[edit]

Year Player Goals Apps
2013 United States Lauren Holiday 12 18
2014 Scotland Kim Little 16 23
2015 United States Crystal Dunn 15 20
2016 United States Lynn Williams 14 [27] 21
2017 Australia Sam Kerr 17 22

Assists[edit]

Most assists[edit]

Most assists (career)
Rank Player Assists Games References
1 United States Christine Nairn 19 108 [2]
2 United States Lauren Holiday 18 48 [29]
United States Kelley O'Hara 75 [30]
4 United States Vanessa DiBernardo 17 83 [31]
5 Scotland Kim Little 16 63 [18]
United States Alex Morgan 64 [32]
United States Heather O'Reilly 67 [33]
Japan Nahomi Kawasumi 54 [34]
9 Australia Samantha Kerr 15 79 [11]
10 United States Tobin Heath 14 40
United States Lynn Williams 57 [35]
Wales Jessica Fishlock 98 [6]
United States Jessica McDonald 98 [7]
14 United States Allie Long 13 100 [4]

Top assists by season[edit]

Year Player Assists Apps
2013 United States Lauren Holiday 9 18
2014 Wales Jessica Fishlock 8 22
2015 Scotland Kim Little 7 20
2016 United States Tobin Heath 10 15
2017 Japan Nahomi Kawasumi 9 24

Goalkeepers[edit]

Player  Shutouts Apps
Nicole Barnhart 38 103
Adrianna Franch 21 51

Match records[edit]


See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  4. ^ a b "Allie Long Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  5. ^ "Merritt Mathias Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-07. 
  6. ^ a b "Jessica Fishlock Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  7. ^ a b "Jessica McDonald Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  8. ^ "Christine Sinclair Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
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  14. ^ "Scoreboard.com: Jessica Marie McDonald (North Carolina Courage W) - profile". www.scoreboard.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
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  22. ^ "USA - C. Lloyd - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  23. ^ "USA - A. Morgan - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
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  26. ^ "USA - L. Williams - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
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  28. ^ Ltd, Simplestream. "Nahomi Kawasumi named Player of the Week". www.nwslsoccer.com. Retrieved 2017-12-04. 
  29. ^ "Lauren Holiday Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  30. ^ "Kelley O'Hara Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  31. ^ "Vanessa DiBernardo Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  32. ^ "Alex Morgan Statistics on StatsCrew.com". 
  33. ^ "Heather O'Reilly Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  34. ^ "Nahomi Kawasumi Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 
  35. ^ "Lynn Williams Statistics on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved 2017-11-05. 


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