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FC Kansas City jumps into the lead
July 24th, 2013 11:31PM

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[NWSL REWIND: Week 16] FC Kansas City moved into first place in the NWSL, jumping ahead of Sky Blue FC and the Portland Thorns FC, with a 3-0 win over the Boston Breakers Wednesday night in front of 5,024 fans at Verizon Wireless Field.

All three goals came in the last 18 minutes. Merritt Mathias’ cross was deflected into the goal by Boston defender Kia McNeill to put Kansas City ahead in the 72nd minute.

Kansas City added two more goals from Courtney Jones and Mathias in the 85th and 90th minutes, respectively.

NWSL RESULTS, Week 16
Wednesday, July 24
FC Kansas City 3 Boston 0

NWSL SCHEDULE, Week 16
Thursday, July 25
Seattle vs. Chicago
Saturday, July 27
Washington vs. Boston
Sunday, July 28
Portland vs. Chicago

NWSL STANDINGS
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-
32 FC Kansas City 9-4-5 29/17
31 Sky Blue FC 9-4-4 25/18
30 Portland 9-4-3 21/15
26 Western NY 7-4-5 28/17
22 Chicago 6-6-4 20/23
20 Boston 5-7-5 24/27
15 Seattle 4-10-3 16/28
7 Washington 1-11-4 11/29

NWSL LEADING SCORERS
G PLAYER (TEAM)
10 Abby Wambach (Western NY)
10 Sydney Leroux (Boston)
9+1 Lauren Holiday (FC Kansas City)
6+1 Alex Morgan (Portland)
6+1 Erika Tymrak (FC Kansas City)
6 Sophie Schmidt (Sky Blue FC)
6 Diana Matheson (Washington)

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