Olympic and World Cup champion Megan Rapinoe made her first look at Torero Stadium, however the San Diego Wave completed per week of three matches Sunday by gathering some extent due to a record-breaking objective from Staff USA teammate Alex Morgan.
The Wave tied Seattle’s OL Reign 1-1 in entrance of 5,000 followers on the College of San Diego.
The match maintains San Diego’s unbeaten dwelling report within the Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League common season (2-0-2). San Diego strikes to a report of 4-3-2 heading into subsequent weekend’s match towards Gotham FC in New Jersey.
Morgan bought the house crowd on its ft early as she discovered the again of the web within the eighth minute of the match after Kailen Sheridan discovered her excessive of OL Reign’s protection.
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This objective tied Morgan’s NWSL single-season better of 9 targets scored when she was a member of Orlando Satisfaction in 2017. It additionally tallied Sheridan’s first help of the season.
OL Reign equalized the rating with a objective from Jess Fishlock within the thirty eighth minute from a one contact shot to the again of the web, for her seventh objective of the season.
The second half stayed stage at 1-1 between the 2 groups with a excessive depth finish to the match and every staff taking dwelling some extent from the draw.
The Wave will put together for subsequent Sunday’s match towards Gotham FC at Crimson Bull Area. This shall be Wave FC’s second match towards Gotham FC this season. Their earlier match up resulted in a win for Wave FC with a rating of 4-0, the place Morgan set NWSL information by scoring all 4 of the targets.