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Thorns spoil Dash's debut behind Allie Long goal

The Portland Thorns spoiled the Houston Dash’s NWSL debut, winning 1-0 off a 23rd minute goal by Allie Long.

The Dash thought that they had tied the match in the waning moments of stoppage time when a Becky Edwards header found the back of the net on the final set play of the game, but the goal was waived offside. 365 more words

National Women's Soccer League

PREVIEW: Game of the Week: Portland at Houston

The Portland Thorns begin the defense of their 2013 title on the road as they travel to meet the Houston Dash in the opening match of the 2014 season. 336 more words

National Women's Soccer League

SEASON PREVIEW: Portland Thorns FC

The Portland Thorns start their journey towards defending their NWSL Championship today.

The Thorns return just eight players from that championship-winning team and only five of them will start the season with the club and healthy. 728 more words

National Women's Soccer League

Quotes: Christine Sinclair ready for new season in Portland and other Canadian NWSL notes

On Saturday, Christine Sinclair will embark on her second season with the Portland Thorns. The club will begin their title defence against the Houston Dash, the league’s first expansion team. 508 more words


15 Canadian athletes and their #FirstTweet

To mark their big eighth birthday, Twitter actually gave us a gift, the opportunity to search your, (or anyone’s), #FirstTweet. Internet fist bump, Twitter.

Somewhere after the 28th minute of my life searching close friends and other Olympic.ca contributors, and maybe closer to the 38th minute of making fun of them publicly, I decided to do something useful. 418 more words


Schmidt, Sinclair help Canada to Cyprus win

NICOSIA, Cyprus – Sophie Schmidt scored twice and captain Christine Sinclair added a third as Canada defeated Finland 3-0 Wednesday in the Cyprus Cup opener for both teams. 521 more words