Sky Blue FC NJ

0‑5‑2 , 0‑3‑1 Home

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Final
Sat, May 25

Portland Thorns FCPOR

3‑1‑2 , 3‑1‑2 Away

1

Yurcak Field

Piscataway, New Jersey

Attendance: 1,472

Purce goal lifts Thorns to 1-0 win over Sky Blue FC

The Thorns are now 3-1-2

Sky Blue FC 0 | Portland Thorns FC 1
  • Portland Thorns FC beat Sky Blue FC 1-0 on Saturday at Yurcak Field. The Thorns are now 3-1-2 with 11 points this season. Sky Blue FC dropped to 0-5-2 with 2 points.
  • Midge Purce scored the game’s only goal in the 69th minute.
  • The game completed Portland’s six game road trip to start the season. They’ll host the Chicago Red Stars in their home opener on June 2.
Key Plays

Sky Blue FC

13

DiDi Haracic

Goalkeeper
4

Paige Monaghan

Defender
17

Dominique Richardson

Defender
  90 + 3'
8

Erica Skroski

Defender
12

Gina Lewandowski

Defender
16

Sarah Killion

Defensive Midfielder
28

Imani Dorsey

Midfielder
11

Raquel Rodriguez

Midfielder
9

Nahomi Kawasumi

Midfielder
  78'
29

Amandine Pierre-Louis

Midfielder
  46'
21

Savannah McCaskill

Striker

substitutes

18

Sabrina Flores

Substitute
7

Jennifer Hoy

Substitute
  46'
15

Kaylan Marckese

Substitute
2

McKenzie Meehan

Substitute
20

Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha

Substitute
  78'
14

Kenie Wright

Substitute
  90 + 3'

manager

 

Denise Reddy

Manager

Portland Thorns FC

33

Britt Eckerstrom

Goalkeeper
25

Meghan Klingenberg

Defender
4

Emily Menges

Defender
2

Katherine Reynolds

Defender
27

Elizabeth Ball

Defender
36

Angela Salem

Defensive Midfielder
  74'
35

Gabby Seiler

Defensive Midfielder
7

Ana-Maria Crnogorcevic

Attacking Midfielder
11

Dagn媒 Brynjarsd贸ttir

Attacking Midfielder
  87'
34

Tyler Lussi

Attacking Midfielder
  59'
38

Simone Charley

Striker
  79'

substitutes

31

Bella Bixby

Substitute
30

Celeste Boureille

Substitute
40

Marissa Everett

Substitute
  79'
20

Kelli Hubly

Substitute
37

Emily Ogle

Substitute
41

Madison Pogarch

Substitute
  74'
23

Margaret Purce

Substitute
  59'   69'

manager

 

Mark Parsons

Manager

END 14

Match ends, Sky Blue 0, Portland Thorns 1.

90'+5'

END 2

Second Half ends, Sky Blue 0, Portland Thorns 1.

90'+3'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Kenie Wright replaces Dominique Richardson because of an injury.

90'+2'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Portland Thorns. Ana Maria Crnogorcevic tries a through ball, but Midge Purce is caught offside.

90'+1'

END DELAY

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

90'

START DELAY

Delay in match because of an injury Dominique Richardson (Sky Blue).

89'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Dominique Richardson.

89'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Midge Purce (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

89'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue) header from very close range is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Savannah McCaskill with a cross.

88'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Emily Menges.

87'

YELLOW CARD

Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

87'

FREE KICK WON

Gabi (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

87'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns).

86'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue).

86'

FREE KICK WON

Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

85'

MISS

Attempt missed. Gabi (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Paige Monaghan.

84'

FREE KICK WON

Raquel Rodr铆guez (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

84'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Gabby Seiler (Portland Thorns).

83'

MISS

Attempt missed. Midge Purce (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

81'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Sarah Killion.

81'

MISS

Attempt missed. Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross following a corner.

80'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Didi Haracic.

80'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Marissa Everett (Portland Thorns) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Madison Pogarch with a cross.

79'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Portland Thorns. Midge Purce tries a through ball, but Marissa Everett is caught offside.

79'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Portland Thorns. Marissa Everett replaces Simone Charley.

79'

END DELAY

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

78'

START DELAY

Delay in match (Sky Blue).

78'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Gabi replaces Nahomi Kawasumi.

74'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Portland Thorns. Madison Pogarch replaces Angela Salem.

74'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue).

74'

FREE KICK WON

Elizabeth Ball (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

74'

FREE KICK WON

Raquel Rodr铆guez (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

74'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns).

73'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue).

73'

FREE KICK WON

Angela Salem (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

72'

FREE KICK WON

Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the right wing.

72'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meghan Klingenberg (Portland Thorns).

71'

FREE KICK WON

Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the left wing.

71'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Midge Purce (Portland Thorns).

70'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Elizabeth Ball.

69'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 0, Portland Thorns 1. Midge Purce (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal following a set piece situation.

69'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Simone Charley (Portland Thorns) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir with a headed pass.

69'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Dominique Richardson (Sky Blue).

69'

FREE KICK WON

Simone Charley (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

67'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Angela Salem (Portland Thorns) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ana Maria Crnogorcevic.

66'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Sarah Killion (Sky Blue).

66'

FREE KICK WON

Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

61'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Paige Monaghan tries a through ball, but Imani Dorsey is caught offside.

59'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Portland Thorns. Midge Purce replaces Tyler Lussi.

58'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Portland Thorns. Elizabeth Ball tries a through ball, but Simone Charley is caught offside.

56'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Simone Charley (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

56'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue).

56'

FREE KICK WON

Ana Maria Crnogorcevic (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick on the left wing.

54'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Dominique Richardson (Sky Blue) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

53'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Katherine Reynolds.

52'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Simone Charley (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ana Maria Crnogorcevic with a headed pass.

51'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Raquel Rodr铆guez (Sky Blue).

51'

FREE KICK WON

Gabby Seiler (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

50'

MISS

Attempt missed. Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ana Maria Crnogorcevic.

49'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Raquel Rodr铆guez (Sky Blue).

49'

FREE KICK WON

Simone Charley (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

49'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jennifer Hoy.

47'

MISS

Attempt missed. Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

45'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Jennifer Hoy replaces Amandine Pierre-Louis.

START

Second Half begins Sky Blue 0, Portland Thorns 0.

45'+3'

END 1

First Half ends, Sky Blue 0, Portland Thorns 0.

45'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Ana Maria Crnogorcevic (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

45'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue).

45'

FREE KICK WON

Tyler Lussi (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick on the right wing.

44'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Imani Dorsey tries a through ball, but Paige Monaghan is caught offside.

44'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Paige Monaghan.

39'

FREE KICK WON

Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the right wing.

39'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meghan Klingenberg (Portland Thorns).

35'

FREE KICK WON

Gina Lewandowski (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the right wing.

35'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Ana Maria Crnogorcevic (Portland Thorns).

28'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Raquel Rodr铆guez.

28'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Katherine Reynolds (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

27'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Raquel Rodr铆guez.

27'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Ana Maria Crnogorcevic (Portland Thorns) header from very close range is blocked. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

27'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Dominique Richardson.

25'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Imani Dorsey.

25'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

24'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Paige Monaghan.

19'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Amandine Pierre-Louis (Sky Blue).

19'

FREE KICK WON

Emily Menges (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

18'

END DELAY

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

17'

START DELAY

Delay in match (Sky Blue).

14'

MISS

Attempt missed. Amandine Pierre-Louis (Sky Blue) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Imani Dorsey with a cross.

12'

FREE KICK WON

Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the left wing.

12'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Gabby Seiler (Portland Thorns).

11'

MISS

Attempt missed. Tyler Lussi (Portland Thorns) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Meghan Klingenberg with a cross.

10'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Amandine Pierre-Louis (Sky Blue).

10'

FREE KICK WON

Angela Salem (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick on the left wing.

8'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns).

8'

FREE KICK WON

Sarah Killion (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

8'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Meghan Klingenberg (Portland Thorns) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Gabby Seiler.

6'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Erica Skroski.

4'

CORNER

Corner, Portland Thorns. Conceded by Imani Dorsey.

3'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Nahomi Kawasumi (Sky Blue).

3'

FREE KICK WON

Dagny Brynjarsd贸ttir (Portland Thorns) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

START

First Half begins.

 

LINEUP

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

NJ
KO HT FT 90+
46
Hoy 7
Pierre-Louis 29
59
Purce 23
Lussi 34
74
Pogarch 41
Salem 36
78
Morais da Rocha 20
Kawasumi 9
79
Everett 40
Charley 38
90 +3
Wright 14
Richardson 17
69
goal

Margaret Purce 23

87
yellow card

Dagn媒 Brynjarsd贸ttir 11

POR

Goals & Assists

69′ Portland Thorns FC
Margaret Purce

Disciplinary

87′ Portland Thorns FC
Dagn媒 Brynjarsd贸ttir

Substitutions

46′ Sky Blue FC
  Jennifer Hoy
  Amandine Pierre-Louis
59′ Portland Thorns FC
  Margaret Purce
  Tyler Lussi
74′ Portland Thorns FC
  Madison Pogarch
  Angela Salem
78′ Sky Blue FC
  Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha
  Nahomi Kawasumi
79′ Portland Thorns FC
  Marissa Everett
  Simone Charley
90 + 3′ Sky Blue FC
  Kenie Wright
  Dominique Richardson


NJ

Match Statistics


POR

8
Shots
16
1
Shots On Goal
7
4
Shots Blocked
5
3
Corners
9
11
Crosses
23
2
Offsides
3
12
Fouls
9
0
Yellow Cards
1
0
Red Cards
0
377
Total Passes
376
65.8%
Passing Accuracy
56.4%
49.3%
Possession
50.7%
51
Duels Won
74
13
Tackles Won
16
6
Saves
1
35
Clearances
6

Player Statistics

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • G
  • A
  • S
  • SOG
  • CK
  • OFF
  • FC
  • FS
4 D Paige Monaghan 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
17 D Dominique Richardson 89 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
8 D Erica Skroski 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 D Gina Lewandowski 90 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 2
16 DM Sarah Killion 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
28 M Imani Dorsey 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1
11 M Raquel Rodriguez 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
9 M Nahomi Kawasumi 78 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
29 M Amandine Pierre-Louis 45 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
21 F Savannah McCaskill 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 1
18 S Sabrina Flores 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 S Jennifer Hoy 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 S Kaylan Marckese 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 S McKenzie Meehan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 S Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha 12 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
14 S Kenie Wright 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Goalkeepers

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • GA
  • SF
  • SV
  • PF
  • PS
  • FC
  • FS
13 G DiDi Haracic 90 1 16 6 0 0 0 0
25 D Meghan Klingenberg 90 0 0 1 1 8 0 2 0
4 D Emily Menges 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2 D Katherine Reynolds 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
27 D Elizabeth Ball 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
36 DM Angela Salem 74 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
35 DM Gabby Seiler 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
7 AM Ana-Maria Crnogorcevic 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1
11 AM Dagn媒 Brynjarsd贸ttir 90 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 3
34 AM Tyler Lussi 59 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
38 F Simone Charley 79 0 0 3 2 0 1 0 2
31 S Bella Bixby 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 S Celeste Boureille 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 S Marissa Everett 11 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
20 S Kelli Hubly 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
37 S Emily Ogle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 S Madison Pogarch 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 S Margaret Purce 31 1 0 3 2 0 1 1 0

Goalkeepers

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • GA
  • SF
  • SV
  • PF
  • PS
  • FC
  • FS
33 G Britt Eckerstrom 90 0 8 1 0 0 0 0

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