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The Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) is an amateur women's soccer league in the United States and Canada. It is on the second level of women's soccer in the United States soccer pyramid, below National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). The WPSL is the longest active women's soccer league as it enters its 23rd season in 2021 - The 2020 season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The WPSL is also the largest women's soccer league in the United States, North America and world with 135 active teams.

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  • Die Women’s Premier Soccer League, häufig abgekürzt als WPSL, ist ein US-amerikanischer Fußballwettbewerb im Frauenfußball. (de)
  • Women's Premier Soccer League ( WPSL ) adalah liga sepak bola wanita nasional di Amerika Serikat, Kanada, dan Puerto Riko. Liga ini berada di tingkat kedua sepakbola wanita di piramida sepakbola Amerika Serikat, di bawah National Soccer Soccer League (NWSL). Liga ini disetujui oleh Asosiasi Sepak Bola Dewasa Amerika Serikat, afiliasi dari Federasi Sepak Bola Amerika Serikat (USSF). (in)
  • La Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL è un campionato di calcio femminile nazionale che si svolge negli Stati Uniti d'America e Porto Rico, secondo livello di calcio femminile nell'organizzazione calcistica statunitense, sotto la National Women's Soccer League (NWSL, e approssimativamente allo stesso livello della . Al campionato partecipano sia società professionistiche, con le squadre senior, che dilettantistiche in due gironi, le quali devono scegliere se partecipare ad uno o l'altro in ottemperanza ai regolamenti emessi dalla National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA che prevedono che i giocatori dei college non possono giocare nelle società professionitsiche. Originariamente, la WPSL venne costituita dalle società partecipanti alla Western Division della W-League prima che questa si separasse per formare un proprio campionato nel 1997. Il campionato è riconosciuto dalla , l'organizzazione affiliata alla federazione calcistica degli Stati Uniti d'America (United States Soccer Federation - USSF che cura il calcio dilettantistico. La WPSL possiede una specificità unica nel campo del calcio mondiale in quanto è uno dei pochi campionati femminili a generare un campionato maschile, piuttosto che il contrario: la , in seguito National Premier Soccer League, è stata istituita come conseguenza della WPSL nel 2003. Secondo il sito web ufficiale WPSL, il WPSL è il più grande (in termini di numero di squadre campionato di calcio femminile nel mondo. Quando nel 2012 la (WPS sospese il campionato, la WPSL si propose come campionato professionistico istituendo la . (it)
  • La Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) est une ligue de soccer féminin, au 2e niveau de la pyramide américaine, aux côtés de la Women's League Soccer en Amérique du Nord. La WPSL regroupe 75 équipes réparties dans 6 conférences géographiques. La majorité des équipes ont un statut non-professionnel. Neuf clubs sont cependant professionnels et toutes autres équipes sont amateures en raison des règlements de la NCAA américaine, puisque les joueuses universitaires et collégiales ne peuvent pas jouer chez les «pro» et être rémunérés. En 2012, après la disparition de la Women's Professional Soccer, la Women's Premier Soccer League crée une nouvelle ligue, la WPSL Elite League. Cette dernière est considérée comme le plus haut niveau de la pyramide du soccer féminin nord-américain, aux côtés de la W-League. (fr)
  • The Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) is an amateur women's soccer league in the United States and Canada. It is on the second level of women's soccer in the United States soccer pyramid, below National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). The WPSL is the longest active women's soccer league as it enters its 23rd season in 2021 - The 2020 season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The WPSL is also the largest women's soccer league in the United States, North America and world with 135 active teams. The WPSL started as the Western Division of the W-League, before breaking away to form its own league in 1998. The league is sanctioned by the United States Adult Soccer Association, an affiliate of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). WPSL players consists of collegiate and post-collegiate players, who currently or have played across all divisions of the NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA. Former players of the WPSL have taken their playing careers to the next level by signing professional in the NWSL and top leagues overseas. WPSL Alumnae have also reached international status by making international rosters seen in the FIFA Women's World Cup and the Olympics. Notable alumnae include Brandi Chastain, Kristine Lilly, Heather Mitts, Julie Foudy, Shannon Boxx, and Leslie Osborne. When Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) suspended play in 2012, WPSL moved forward with its ambitions toward professionalism and created the WPSL Elite League. The Elite League was a pro-am league, with at least four fully professional teams, including three former WPS teams. The Elite league operated for just the 2012 season, disbanding in 2013 with the formation of the NWSL, which the three former WPS teams joined. In 2021, the WPSL announced its second division, , which is scheduled to begin play in mid-2021. (en)
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  • Die Women’s Premier Soccer League, häufig abgekürzt als WPSL, ist ein US-amerikanischer Fußballwettbewerb im Frauenfußball. (de)
  • Women's Premier Soccer League ( WPSL ) adalah liga sepak bola wanita nasional di Amerika Serikat, Kanada, dan Puerto Riko. Liga ini berada di tingkat kedua sepakbola wanita di piramida sepakbola Amerika Serikat, di bawah National Soccer Soccer League (NWSL). Liga ini disetujui oleh Asosiasi Sepak Bola Dewasa Amerika Serikat, afiliasi dari Federasi Sepak Bola Amerika Serikat (USSF). (in)
  • La Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) est une ligue de soccer féminin, au 2e niveau de la pyramide américaine, aux côtés de la Women's League Soccer en Amérique du Nord. La WPSL regroupe 75 équipes réparties dans 6 conférences géographiques. La majorité des équipes ont un statut non-professionnel. Neuf clubs sont cependant professionnels et toutes autres équipes sont amateures en raison des règlements de la NCAA américaine, puisque les joueuses universitaires et collégiales ne peuvent pas jouer chez les «pro» et être rémunérés. (fr)
  • La Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL è un campionato di calcio femminile nazionale che si svolge negli Stati Uniti d'America e Porto Rico, secondo livello di calcio femminile nell'organizzazione calcistica statunitense, sotto la National Women's Soccer League (NWSL, e approssimativamente allo stesso livello della . Quando nel 2012 la (WPS sospese il campionato, la WPSL si propose come campionato professionistico istituendo la . (it)
  • The Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) is an amateur women's soccer league in the United States and Canada. It is on the second level of women's soccer in the United States soccer pyramid, below National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). The WPSL is the longest active women's soccer league as it enters its 23rd season in 2021 - The 2020 season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The WPSL is also the largest women's soccer league in the United States, North America and world with 135 active teams. (en)
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  • Women's Premier Soccer League (in)
  • Women's Premier Soccer League (it)
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