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Little, Reign spoil Thorn’s day in front of record crowd

Little, Reign spoil Thorn’s day in front of record crowd

The Equalizer Staff July 22, 2015 210

An NWSL record crowd wasn’t enough for Portland Thorns FC on Wednesday, as they lost, 1-0 to Seattle Reign FC. Kim Little’s 57th minute goal was the difference for the visitors. A league record

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Press scores late as first-place Red Stars top Breakers

Press scores late as first-place Red Stars top Breakers

The Equalizer Staff July 22, 2015 175

Christen Press picked up where she left off in the National Women’s Soccer League, scoring the game-winning goal in her return on Wednesday as the first-place Chicago Red Stars defeated the Boston Breakers, 2-1.

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NWSL set for huge week in Portland, Seattle

NWSL set for huge week in Portland, Seattle

Jeff Kassouf July 22, 2015 19

The Pacific Northwest has become a hotbed for soccer over the past five years or so in particular, but this week that attention is front and center for the National Women’s Soccer League. A

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Rookie Oyster making immediate impact for Spirit

Rookie Oyster making immediate impact for Spirit

Jennifer Gordon July 22, 2015 3

BOYDS, Md. — During Saturday’s press conference following a victory over Seattle Reign FC, Washington Spirit head coach Mark Parsons was sweating profusely. His condition wasn’t a result of a close match; the Spirit

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NWSL (mid) Week 15 preview:  Cascadia rivalry resumes

NWSL (mid) Week 15 preview: Cascadia rivalry resumes

Dan Lauletta July 22, 2015 7

A record crowd is expected in Portland for the renewal of the Cascadia rivalry that will also usher in the latest deal with FOX.  Here is a look at the two midweek matches for

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Morgan swaps jerseys with Iniesta, talks to Kimmel

Morgan swaps jerseys with Iniesta, talks to Kimmel

The Equalizer Staff July 22, 2015 132

It was a buys Tuesday night for Alex Morgan, who swapped jerseys with Andrés Iniesta after Barcelona’s victory over the LA Galaxy at the Rose Bowl. Morgan also appeared on the popular late-night talk

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