Washington Spirit vs. Chicago: Clock strikes 12

For 77 minutes, the Washington Spirit and Chicago Red Stars played an entertaining soccer game. Both teams were seriously short-handed, as they had been too often through this season. But they stuck it out and put together some decent chances. Then the evening took a supernatural turn, like the end of┬áL.A. Story, when the weather suddenly changes so Victoria Tennant can’t fly away from Steve Martin. (You’d never guess from that clip, but it’s actually a funny film.) It had been a typical first half from the Spirit on the team’s good days. Maybe a little better. Washington outshot Chicago … Continue reading Washington Spirit vs. Chicago: Clock strikes 12