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Portland Thorns: Another Tie against Washington Spirit

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Portland Thorns: Another Tie against Washington Spirit

There was some question as to which Portland Thorns team would show up at the Maryland SoccerPlex on Wednesday night to take on the Washington Spirit.  The answer was unequivocally…the tired one. After a two hour weather delay, the Thorns came out looking a bit less shiny than they had in the previous blow-out against the Boston Breakers […]

Portland Thorns: Punish Boston Breakers 6-3

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Portland Thorns: Punish Boston Breakers 6-3

On what turned out to be a perfect summer afternoon on Sunday, the Portland Thorns treated 14,383 fans to a very convincing reverse of their previous meeting, tallying 4 unanswered goals to come away with a 6-3 win against the Boston Breakers in what was the first NWSL match televised by ESPN. Boston struck first […]

Recap: Portland Thorns Earn Point against Chicago Red Stars

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Recap: Portland Thorns Earn Point against Chicago Red Stars

The Portland Thorns flew into the windy city on Wednesday with the self-imposed task of playing against the Chicago Red Stars as though they were in a final.  Indeed, on Sunday, midfielder Vero Boquete clearly stated that they had to play every remaining match as if it were a “final.”  After playing two previous matches to a draw […]