The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has imposed an extra one-game suspension for Kansas City’s Kristen Edmonds following her actions in a sport in opposition to the Portland Thorns.
Edmonds was issued a purple card and despatched off the sphere after a scuffle with Portland’s Morgan Weaver within the last moments of the Thorns’ 2-1 victory on Friday. As a results of the purple card, she was fined and suspended a sport. The NWSL added the second sport after a disciplinary assessment introduced Tuesday.
The Thorns additionally efficiently appealed a purple card issued to Weaver for her function within the incident and it was rescinded. However, the league fined defender Meghan Klingenberg for her postgame feedback.
The league additionally decided Racing Louisville’s Jorian Baucom dedicated main sport misconduct within the 83rd minute of the staff’s 2-2 draw with the Orlando Pride on Saturday. Baucom was suspended for a sport.
Gotham FC and the Chicago Red Stars additionally have been additionally fined for unspecified feedback that violated the league’s guidelines.