The Washington Spirit announced that Mark Parsons will rejoin the team as the new head coach, after previously leading the NWSL side from 2013 to 2015.
He replaces Kris Ward, who departed in August following an incident in the Club’s training grounds. Prior to his dismissal, the team had been on a 17-match winless streak.
“Mark is one of the best coaches in the sport and we are thrilled to have him guiding our team as we start a new chapter,” Spirit president of soccer operations Mark Krikorian said.
“After an extensive search process, we are confident that Mark’s experience and…