NWSL free-agent tracker: Portland Thorns carry again USWNT’s Becky Sauerbrunn, Canada legend Christine Sinclair

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NWSL free-agent tracker: Portland Thorns carry again USWNT’s Becky Sauerbrunn, Canada legend Christine Sinclair

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The Portland Thorns inked a brand new care for Becky Sauerbrunn on Tuesday, which is able to stay her within the Rose Town for yet one more 12 months.

The 2-time Girls’s International Cup winner and three-time NWSL champion extends her keep in Portland after at first becoming a member of the workforce within the 2020 season. Sauerbrunn’s contract was once introduced an afternoon after fellow veteran Christine Sinclair showed her personal one-year stick with the Thorns, who at the moment are underneath new possession after RAJ Sports activities formally took over the membership previous this month.

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Sauerbrunn’s deal comes as NWSL groups start their preseason coaching, and against the tip of a hectic offseason. The league’s second-ever unfastened company window noticed numerous headline-making motion, maximum particularly NJ/NY Gotham FC’s splashy efforts to land sought-after quartet Crystal Dunn, Tierna Davidson, Rose Lavelle and Emily Sonnett. The NWSL’s document for highest-paid participant was once additionally set two times within the buildup to the 2024 season, first by means of the Houston Sprint by means of signing Maria Sanchez to a deal reportedly value round $1.5 million after which by means of the Chicago Crimson Stars, who will reportedly pay Mallory Swanson just about $2 million.

With the 2024 season all of a sudden drawing near, here is an updating record at the offers that experience crossed the road thus far and avid gamers who’re nonetheless in the marketplace.

MID Angelina Orlando Delight (three-year deal) Seattle Reign
MID Taylor Aylmer TBD Racing Louisville FC
GK Nicole Barnhart Washington Spirit (one-year deal) Washington Spirit
GK Michelle Betos TBD NJ/NY Gotham FC
DEF Camryn Biegalski Chicago Crimson Stars (one-year deal) Washington Spirit
GK Emily Boyd TBD Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Amber Brooks TBD Washington Spirit
FWD Simone Charley TBD Angel Town FC
DEF Allysha Chapman Houston Sprint (possibility exercised) Houston Sprint
MID Emily Curran TBD Houston Sprint
DEF Tierna Davidson NJ/NY Gotham FC (three-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
GK Ella Dederick TBD Houston Sprint
FWD Makenzy Doniak San Diego Wave FC (two-year deal) San Diego Wave FC
FWD Imani Dorsey Utah Royals (two-year deal) NJ/NY Gotham FC
FWD Crystal Dunn NJ/NY Gotham FC (three-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
DEF Caprice Dydasco Bay FC (two-year deal) Houston Sprint
MID Elizabeth Eddy Angel Town FC (two-year deal) Angel Town FC
FWD Emina Ekic Melbourne Town Racing Louisville FC
MID Sinead Farrelly NJ/NY Gotham FC (possibility exercised) NJ/NY Gotham FC
MID Bayley Feist Kansas Town Present (two-year deal) Washington Spirit
DEF Sabrina Flores TBD NJ/NY Gotham FC
DEF Emily Fox Arsenal North Carolina Braveness
MID Makamae Gomera-Stevens TBD Houston Sprint
DEF Sarah Gorden Angel Town FC (three-year deal) Angel Town FC
FWD Paulina Gramaglia Houston Sprint (possibility exercised) Houston Sprint
FWD Shea Groom Chicago Crimson Stars (two-year deal) Houston Sprint
DEF Madison Hammond Angel Town FC (two-year deal) Angel Town FC
MID Tori Huster Introduced retirement Washington Spirit
GK Brittany Isenhour TBD Angel Town FC
GK Devon Kerr TBD Houston Sprint
FWD Tziarra King Seattle Reign (one-year deal) Seattle Reign
DEF Meghan Klingenberg Portland Thorns FC (one-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
DEF Ali Krieger Introduced retirement NJ/NY Gotham FC
DEF Casey Krueger Washington Spirit (three-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Natalia Kuikka Chicago Crimson Stars (three-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
MID Rose Lavelle NJ/NY Gotham FC (three-year deal) Seattle Reign
MID Jordyn Listro TBD Orlando Delight
MID Allie Lengthy TBD NJ/NY Gotham FC
FWD Cheyna Matthews Introduced retirement Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Merritt Mathias Angel Town FC (one-year deal) Angel Town FC
MID Savannah McCaskill San Diego Wave (three-year deal) Angel Town FC
FWD Jessica McDonald TBD Racing Louisville FC
DEF Tegan McGrady TBD Portland Thorns FC
DEF Addisyn Merrick Utah Royals (two-year deal) Kansas Town Present
MID Sam Mewis Introduced retirement Kansas Town Present
GK Cassie Miller NJ/NY Gotham FC (traded after signing one-year care for the Kansas Town Present) Kansas Town Present
FWD Nadia Nadim TBD Racing Louisville FC
FWD Yuki Nagasato Houston Sprint (two-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Kiki Pickett Bay FC (two-year deal) North Carolina Braveness
DEF Madison Pogarch Utah Royals (two-year deal) San Diego Wave FC
MID Taylor Porter TBD Portland Thorns FC
FWD Megan Rapinoe Introduced retirement Seattle Reign
FWD Brittany Ratcliffe Washington Spirit (three-year deal) North Carolina Braveness
DEF Cari Roccaro Chicago Crimson Stars (two-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Maria Sanchez Houston Sprint (three-year deal) Houston Sprint
DEF Becky Sauerbrunn Portland Thorns FC (one-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
MID Desiree Scott TBD Kansas Town Present
DEF Kayla Sharples Bay FC (two-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
FWD Marissa Sheva TBD Washington Spirit
MID Mana Shim TBD NJ/NY Gotham FC
DEF Cheyenne Shorts TBD San Diego Wave FC
FWD Christine Sinclair Portland Thorns FC (one-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
DEF Emily Sonnett NJ/NY Gotham FC (three-year deal) Seattle Reign
DEF Bianca St-Georges North Carolina Braveness (two-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
MID Nikki Stanton Seattle Reign (one-year deal) Seattle Reign
MID Ella Stevens NJ/NY Gotham FC (two-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
DEF Kylie Strom Orlando Delight (three-year deal) Orlando Delight
FWD Mallory Swanson Chicago Crimson Stars (four-year deal) Chicago Crimson Stars
MID Emily Van Egmond San Diego Wave FC (two-year deal) San Diego Wave FC
FWD Michele Vasconcelos Utah Royals (two-year deal) Portland Thorns FC
MID Marisa Viggiano Racing Louisville (two-year deal) Houston Sprint
MID Dani Weatherholt North Carolina Braveness (two-year deal) Angel Town FC
FWD Mallory Weber TBD Kansas Town Present
DEF Christen Westphal San Diego Wave FC (two-year deal) San Diego Wave FC
MID McCall Zerboni TBD NJ/NY Gotham FC