Post by DiamondThief on Jul 9, 2014 21:31:31 GMT -8
The Portland Thorns have announced that the start time for their July 13 home match against FC Kansas City to 4 p.m. pacific time. It had originally been scheduled for 2 p.m.
The game will be held at Providence Park in Portland. Gates open at 3 p.m.
The change was made to provide soccer fans ample time to catch the men's World Cup final match from Brazil, which starts at noon. For more information regarding the World Cup schedule and results, click here
To read the Thorns official statement, click here.
Thorns owner Merritt Paulson announced the time change via twitter.
The announcement was met with wide support, including from Thorns midfielder Amber Brooks.
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