The women's Professional Soccer (WPS) was the highest Division of women's football in the United States from 2009 to 2012. The winner was allowed to call itself champion of the United States. The League was seen as the best in the world, partly due to the place of the United States in the FIFA ranking. It was the us first. The League went in 2009. The League was the replacement for the women's United Soccer Association, which stopped in 2003. The plug was finally pulled out of the League in January 2012.
After the expiry of the women's United Soccer Association in the WUSA reorganization Committee organized a 2003 in September of that year. The aim was ' to promote and support women's football in the us including the creation of a new League. ' To do this, she founded in November2004 the women's Soccer Initiative, Inc. (WSII) on. In July2006, WSII announced that a new League made would come in 2008. After the League was cancelled for 2012 was founded the WPSL Elite League as a replacement.