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OCT 27
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Portland Thorns FC wins 2-1 after a pair of own goals by North Carolina Courage
Crystal Dunn had given North Carolina an early lead before Portland's comeback
Portland Thorns FC celebrates a key win over North Carolina FC (Photo credit: isiphotos.com)
Portland Thorns FC celebrates a key win over North Carolina FC (Photo credit: isiphotos.com)
Portland Thorns FC 2 | North Carolina Courage 1
  • Portland Thorns FC completed a comeback against the North Carolina Courage for a 2-1 win. Portland’s record is 8-3-6 with 30 points, while North Carolina’s record is 8-4-4 with 28 points.
  • Crystal Dunn gave the Courage a lead within four minutes before a pair of North Carolina own goals put Portland in front.
  • Thorns FC goalkeeper Adrianna Franch made 10 saves in the win, tying a club record.
  • Portland now sits atop the NWSL table.
  • The NWSL attendance record was also set with 25,218 fans watching the contest between two teams in the top half of the league.
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