Without further ado, the Utah Royals FC roster for the inaugural 2018 NWSL season:
Key: FED - 2018 Federation Player; INTL - International Player; D45 - 45-Day Disabled List; PEN - Pending Arrival; DD – Dispersal Draft
Nicole Barnhart, Abby Smith (DD)
Rachel Corsie (INTL-SCO), Brooke Elby (DD), Sydney Miramontez, Rebecca Moros, Kelley O’Hara (FED-USA), Becky Sauerbrunn (FED-USA), Alex Arlitt (D45)
Gunny Jonsdottir (INTL-ICE), Maegan Kelly, Lo’eau LaBonta, Mandy Laddish, Taylor Lytle, Diana Matheson (FED-CAN), Alexa Newfield, Desiree Scott (FED-CAN), Erika Tymrak, Katrina Gorry (PEN; INTL-AUS)
Katie Bowen (INTL-NZ), Brittany Ratcliffe, Katie Stengel (DD), Elise Thorsnes (INTL-NOR), Amy Rodriguez (FED-USA, D45)
A few notes to keep in mind:
- Two players have been placed on the 45-day disabled list: Defender Alex Arlitt (knee) and forward Amy Rodriguez continues her rehab from an anterior curate ligament tear (ACL) from an April 2017 injury.
- Midfielder Katrina Gorry is with Australia’s National Team for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Qualifying. She will report to Salt Lake City on or before Sunday, April 22.
- Remember the three former Boston Breakers players (Stengel, Smith, and Elby) do not count towards the roster limit or the salary cap.
- Also, players who do not count against the active 18-20 roster limit: D45 – 45-Day Disabled List and PEN — Pending.