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Portland Thorns secure NWSL playoff spot

August 17, 2014 Thorns FC

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A win over the Seattle Reign Saturday at Providence Park secured the number two playoff birth for the Portland Thorns.

The game’s lone goal came in the 68th minute from a header by forward Alex Morgan on a corner kick from Allie Long to get one by Seattle’s Hope Solo.

The Thorns said 17,109 were in attendance.