Jessica McDonald nearly quit soccer, now she’s NWSL champion, MVP

PORTLAND, Ore. — A few seasons ago, Jessica McDonald seriously considered quitting soccer. The 30-year-old forward couldn’t help thinking back to that time Saturday evening, after leading the North Carolina Courage to a history-making 3-0 romp past the Portland Thorns in the NWSL final. So it’s not hard for her to imagine a life without the … Continue reading Jessica McDonald nearly quit soccer, now she’s NWSL champion, MVP