The Portland Thorns head north today in order to take on the NWSL's juggernaut the Seattle Reign. With a comfortable lead at the top of the table, the Reign may still be the most fearsome team in the league in terms of their record.", but they have stumbled as of late, having finally lost for the first gem this season two matches ago and tying in their most recent match.
The Thorns have had their own form issues of late, going undefeated in their last five games, but failing to string together multiple wins in that time. Now, coming off the team's sixth tie of the season, the Thorns will look to continue their unbeaten run in Seattle.
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