"When you look around at our locker room and see the squad that we have you know I think to not win it at the end is unfortunate and to know that we won the shield. Best team in the league during the regular season but you know I think this club also has a long-term goal as well. Not just about this year, we have a future we’re looking forward to. We can kind of keep the foundation and keep going from there."

- Megan Rapinoe | 2014 NWSL Final Post-game Interview | 8/31/14