The Portland Thorns meet for the second and final time in the NWSL regular season, in a match with significant playoff implications as the season winds down.
The shorthanded Thorns came back to bring the match level in their first meeting, as goalkeeper Michelle Betos headed in a corner kick at the death to finish 1-1 on June 19.
Match Preview: "Following a vital 2-1 home win over the Chicago Red Stars, Portland Thorns FC heads into a third game in a seven-day stretch Wednesday night against FC Kansas City. The two sides are currently tied on 22 points for the fourth and final playoff spot. This match could prove crucial as the final match between the clubs and the first tiebreaker in the NWSL is head-to-head results."
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Kickoff: 5:00 p.m. PT at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City
Portland Thorns: 6-6-4, 4th in NWSL
FC Kansas City: 6-6-4, 4th in NWSL