Alex Morgan leaves Portland Thorns for national team

June 7, 2014 Team USA, Thorns FC

Alex Morgan’s season debut with the Portland Thorns was also a cameo appearance.

The forward – along with midfielder Allie Long – has joined the U.S. national team for a pair of friendlies against France on June 14 and 19. The two will miss the Thorns home game against Washington June 15 and return to Portland June 20, in time to be available for the Thorns game at Washington June 21.

Read more… (via Oregonian)