Playing their first match since June 3, Seattle Reign FC (5–2–4, 19 points) turned in another stout defensive effort. The team fought to a 0–0 draw with the Washington Spirit (2–7–4, 10 points) on the road at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
After a brief break while several players played for their national teams, Seattle Reign FC (5–2–3, 18 points) resumes its NWSL schedule with a Saturday evening match against the Washington Spirit (2–7–3, 9 points).
Seattle’s players, representing Wales, Denmark, England, Japan, and the United States, combined to go 8–0–0 in a series of friendly and World Cup qualifying matches.
Seattle Reign FC has acquired Canadian international forward Adriana Leon from Sky Blue FC in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick in the 2019 NWSL College Draft.
Of the seven Reign FC players currently on international duties, five have already earned a win for their national team.
Seven Seattle Reign FC players will participate in friendly and competitive matches for their countries in the upcoming days.