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Chicago Red Stars vs Portland Thorns: Lineups, Game Highlights, and How to Watch

Lineups, streaming info, and live NWSL coverage as the Red Stars face off against the Thorns


Chicago Red Stars vs Portland Thorns

Saturday, March 31st, 2018

NWSL Week 2 | Toyota Park, Bridgeview IL

Kickoff: 7:15pm, CT

Referee: Greg Dopka

Assistant Referees: Gjovalin Bori, Jeffrey Swartzel

4th Official: Ethan Buege

VAR: N/A


The Red Stars are coming off a scrappy season debut, with Taylor Comeau equalizing deep in stoppage time to steal a point for Chicago. Now they’re back in town for the home opener as Act II of a massive doubleheader against the Thorns. Even with injuries and other obstacles, expectations will be high for the Red Stars to come up with a statement win. That said, don’t be surprised if this ends in a grueling 0-0 draw.

PREVIEW & VIEWING OPTIONS

Full Preview: Red Stars vs Thorns

Television: N/A

Online Streaming: go90 app, NWSLSoccer.com, NWSL app (international)

Live Updates: @HotTimeOldTown (livetweets by Sandra) | NWSL Game Center

Chicago Red Stars

Starting XI: Naeher; Gorden, Johnson, Naughton, Comeau; Huerta, Colaprico, Stanton; Green, Gilliland, Mautz

Bench: Boyd, Kaskie, Vasconcelos, Yenney

Portland Thorns

Starting XI: Franch; Hubly, Sonnett, Reynolds; Klingenberg, Horan, Boureille, Purce; Sinclair; Weber, Lussi

Bench: Ball, Eckerstrom, Onumonu, Salem, Yu


FIRST HALF HIGHLIGHTS

9’ 0-1 Horan

31’ 1-1 Mautz

41’ 1-2 Sinclair


SECOND HALF HIGHLIGHTS

65’ 1-3 Sinclair (PK)

67’ 2-3 Mautz


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