Goal of the Year on Day 1 in NWSL?


Leeds United is her favorite team and Rachel Day of the Houston Dash showed the skill that any player, male or female, would be happy to emulate.

The former St. John’s University striker and England international scored a positively sumptuous goal in Houston’s 2-0 win over visiting Chicago in the first game to kick off in the National Women’s Soccer League’s 2017 season.

A picture, in this case a video, tells the story better than 1,000 words. Let the excellent play-by-play man Glenn Davis describe the action: