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Report: Morgan says she’ll be ready for Saturday

Report: Morgan says she’ll be ready for Saturday

Jeff Kassouf August 26, 2013 25

The inaugural National Women’s Soccer League Championship may just be Abby vs. Alex after all. Alex Morgan told OregonLive.com that she’ll “be 100 percent for sure by next Saturday” for Portland’s championship showdown with

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Quick take: Flash to host Thorns in NWSL title game

Quick take: Flash to host Thorns in NWSL title game

The Equalizer Staff August 25, 2013 65

It’s set—the first-ever National Women’s Soccer League championship will take place in Rochester, N.Y. (sound familiar?), with the Western New York Flash hosting Portland Thorns FC on Saturday, August 31 at 8 p.m. ET

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Question marks remain for Thorns ahead of playoffs

Question marks remain for Thorns ahead of playoffs

Jeff Kassouf August 22, 2013 37

Luckily for Portland Thorns FC, they aren’t the only ones limping into the NWSL semifinals. Portland travels to face familiar foe FC Kansas City on Saturday (2 p.m. EDT on Fox Sports 2 and

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Alex Morgan day-to-day ahead of NWSL semifinal

Alex Morgan day-to-day ahead of NWSL semifinal

The Equalizer Staff August 21, 2013 21

Alex Morgan is still day-to-day ahead of Saturday’s National Women’s Soccer League semifinal between Portland Thorns FC and FC Kansas City. The Thorns forward sprained her left MCL in the opening minutes of an

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Morgan eyes playoff return; Krieger talks Sweden

Morgan eyes playoff return; Krieger talks Sweden

Jeff Kassouf August 16, 2013 75

An eventful inaugural National Women’s Soccer League season is already coming to a close. Saturday is the final weekend of the regular season and while all four playoff teams are set, they could finish

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Alex Morgan tweets, and NWSL should listen

Alex Morgan tweets, and NWSL should listen

Jeff Kassouf August 11, 2013 146

The highly-touted match between Portland Thorns FC and the Western New York Flash on Saturday ended up being a dud (although the 0-0 draw sets up one wild final weekend), but if you weren’t

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Four playoff teams set after wild, weird night

Four playoff teams set after wild, weird night

The Equalizer Staff August 8, 2013 55

The four National Women’s Soccer League playoff teams are set after the strangest night in the league’s short history. Alex Morgan was stretchered off the field six minutes into Portland’s match at Boston, then

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Alex Morgan diagnosed with left MCL sprain

Alex Morgan diagnosed with left MCL sprain

Jeff Kassouf August 7, 2013 173

Update, August 8, 4:55 PM EST: Alex Morgan has been diagnosed with a mild MCL sprain in her left knee, following MRI results, Portland Thorns FC confirmed. No ligaments were torn. She is expected

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One year ago today: The one that won’t be forgotten

One year ago today: The one that won’t be forgotten

Jeff Kassouf August 6, 2013 32

Wow, can a year go by quickly, or what? We need not remind the readers of this space of the details of that August 6, 2012 evening at Old Trafford. The drama, the controversy,

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Holiday, Kansas City clinch in huge win over Thorns

Holiday, Kansas City clinch in huge win over Thorns

The Equalizer Staff August 4, 2013 342

FC Kansas City clinched a spot in the NWSL playoffs on Sunday, defeating Portland Thorns FC 3-2 in front of an NWSL record crowd of 17,619 fans. Lauren Holiday scored twice for a league-leading

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