U.S. SOCCER: Portland hosts Nike U.S. Women's Cup in May

Civic Stadium in Portland, Ore., will play host to the United States, Mexico, Canada and South Korea in the Nike U.S. Women's Cup in May. The USA, which has won all six previous U.S. Cups, takes on Mexico while Canada plays South Korea on May 5. The two winners will play in the final on May 7 at 11:30 am PT in a match televised live by ESPN2. A third-place match will follow at 2 p.m. PT. Natural grass will once again be put down at Civic Stadium, which played host to four matches in the 1999 Women's World Cup as well as the USA's World Cup send-off match, which drew 23,325 fans.
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