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FC Kansas City moves into third with win over Thorns

FC Kansas City moves into third with win over Thorns

Jeff Husted August 12, 2015 173

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Since the first game of the National Women’s Soccer League, the Portland Thorns and FC Kansas City have had some memorable battles. On Wednesday, Kansas City earned a 3-0 win

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Reign clinch playoff berth with win over Dash

Reign clinch playoff berth with win over Dash

The Equalizer Staff August 12, 2015 100

Seattle Reign FC extended its lead atop the NWSL table and became the first team to clinch a playoff spot on Wednesday with a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dash. Merritt Mathias and Rachel

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Flash, Spirit draw; both sides critical of officiating

Flash, Spirit draw; both sides critical of officiating

Jennifer Gordon August 12, 2015 54

BOYDS, Md. — The Washington Spirit tied the visiting Western New York Flash 1-1 Wednesday night at the Maryland SoccerPlex. Diana Matheson scored in the 16th minute for the home team, but Lynn Williams

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Dallas, Houston to host Olympic qualifying in Feb.

Dallas, Houston to host Olympic qualifying in Feb.

The Equalizer Staff August 12, 2015 7

Dallas and Houston will host the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship from Feb. 10-21. The top two teams at the tournament will advance to the Olympics in Rio next August. Toyota Stadium in

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Red Stars held by Sky Blue in rare afternoon match

Red Stars held by Sky Blue in rare afternoon match

Dan Lauletta August 12, 2015 38

The Chicago Red Stars and Sky Blue FC played to a 1-1 draw on Wednesday afternoon at Benedictine University Sports Complex. The result did favors for neither team. Sky Blue move to 18 points

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NWSL mid-week preview: Thorns, KC clash again

NWSL mid-week preview: Thorns, KC clash again

Dan Lauletta August 12, 2015 38

Every time the Thorns meet FC Kansas City, something interesting happens.  Wednesday, someone will emerge with the coveted fourth position on the table. Wednesday Sky Blue FC (4-7-5) at Chicago Red Stars (7-2-6) 2:00

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The Lowdown: NWSL playoff races tighten

The Lowdown: NWSL playoff races tighten

Dan Lauletta August 12, 2015 45

Just when it looked like the final month of the NWSL season might be quiet in terms of which teams will be in and out of the playoffs, the race got tighter than an

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