Portland Thorns 0, Seattle Reign 3: Live chat recap | OregonLive.com – OregonLive.com
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90+-: Seattle Reign beat the Portland Thorns 3-0. The Reign move into first place in the NWSL standings.
80th minute: Katrine Veje drives toward the net and shoots the ball toward Yanez. Angerer tips Yanez’s header and the ball rolls over the crossbars. Reign still lead 3-0.
60th minute: Thorns sub in Ayo for Mana Shim. Reign lead 3-0.
50th minute: GOAL! After Stephanie Cox plays a ball short, Rapinoe crosses the ball to Yanez who shoots the ball in her for second goal of the game. Seattle Reign lead 3-0.
46th minute: GOAL! Little has her second assist of the game as she pops the ball up toward the net for Beverly Yanez to get a header. Seattle lead 2-0 early in the second half.
45+-: Seattle Reign lead Thorns 1-0 at the end of the first half
44th minute: Steph Catley limps off the field as Kendall Johnson subs in for her.
39th minute: GOAL! Jessica Fishlock scores the first goal of the game after receiving a pass from Kim Little and sends the ball past Angerer. Seattle Reign lead 1-0.
29th minute: Thorns called offsides as Allie Long collides with Kopmeyer. Kopmeyer was down for a few minutes but got back up. Game 0-0.
17th minute: Tobin Heath passes the ball to Mana Shim who sends it in a cross but Reign keeper Haley Kopmeyer catches it. Game is 0-0.
7th minute: Seattle gets a close shot as Merritt Mathias passes a low ball that Megan Rapinoe gets a look at. Rapinoe’s shot goes wide and over the net. Game still 0-0.
Here is the pertinent information to know about the match.
When: Kickoff is at 4:00 p.m. Sunday
Where: Moda Pitch at Memorial Stadium in Seattle, Washington.
Watch: Online using the webstream below.
Weather at kickoff: Showers, high 70, low 50s.
At Stake: The season. After falling 1-0 to Seattle on Wednesday, the Thorns are in seventh place in the NWSL standings, five points behind fourth place FC Kansas City and a playoff position. Time is running out for the Thorns. Portland has just eight games left in the NWSL season to turn things around and move into a top four spot in the standings. The Thorns have had difficulty playing on the road in the past, but they need a win against Seattle Sunday to jumpstart their season.
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