After a three-game road trip (OK, technically two and a forfeit) and an international break, OL Reign are finally back at Cheney Stadium for a home match. They’ll be facing the Orlando Pride in a game that kicks off at 4 PM PT and will stream exclusively on Twitch.
OL Reign sits second on the league table, holding a 10-7-2 record. Orlando Pride are fourth with a 7-5-7 record. A win would put the Reign 3 points away from the Portland Thorns, with the two sides matching up next weekend.
But the Reign can’t get ahead of themselves. Orlando is a tough opponent that has seen good results in recent weeks. OL Reign will need a complete 90-minute performance against the Pride.
What to Watch
- Win the duels against a physical team
- Prevent balls in behind to Alex Morgan and Sydney Leroux
- Dominate the midfield
Injury Report / International Absences
OUT: Amber Brooks (Under Covid Protocol), Machaela George (Under Covid Protocol), Kelcie Hedge (excused absence), Megan Rapinoe (right thigh), Rosie White (illness)
OUT: Erin McLeod (right knee), Jade Moore (left knee), Viviana Villacorta (SEI)
3’ - Bethany Balcer connects with a — you guessed it — Sofia Huerta cross for her 9th goal of the season.
28’ - Goal, Eugenie Le Sommer! Dzsenifer Marozsan pounces on a poor pass from Orlando — and what a strike from ELS!
32’ - A second goal for Le Sommer! What a pass from Marozsan.
41’ - Rose Lavelle almost gets on the scoresheet, but Ashlyn Harris comes up big.
45’ - Great save from Sarah Bouhaddi to protect the clean sheet heading into halftime.
How to Watch
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