FC Kansas City clinches playoff berth with win

[NWSL: Week 18] FC Kansas City got a goal and an assist from Amy Rodriguez in a 2-1 win over Boston in a game called at the half because of bad weather. The result stood and sent FC Kansas City into the playoffs along with Seattle, a 4-1 winner over Houston. The final two berths remain up for grabs.

NWSL WEEK 18, Results:
Wednesday, August 6
FC Kansas City 2 Boston 1
Seattle 4 Houston 1

NWSL WEEK 18, Schedule:
Saturday, August 9
8 pm ET
Chicago vs. FC Kansas City
9 pm ET
Houston vs. Sky Blue FC, ESPN3
10 pm ET
Seattle vs. Washington
Sunday, August 10
6:30 pm ET
Boston vs. Portland

NWSL Standings:
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
53 Seattle 16-1-5 49/18
41 FC Kansas City 12-6-5 38/30
34 Washington 9-8-5 35/41
33 Portland 9-7-6 38/33
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28 Chicago 7-7-7 25/22
27 Western NY 8-11-3 37/32
22 Sky Blue FC 5-8-7 22/34
18 Houston 5-13-3 22/39
14 Boston 4-15-2 34/51

NWSL Leading Scorers:
G PLAYER, TEAM
14 Kim Little, Seattle
12 Amy Rodriguez, FC Kansas City
11 Jessica McDonald, Portland
11 Jodie Taylor, Washington
9 Allie Long, Portland
8 Lauren Holiday, FC Kansas City
7 Diane Matheson, Washington
7 Samantha Kerr
, Western NY
7 Heather O'Reilly, Boston
7 Carli Lloyd, Western NY
7 Nahomi Kawasumi, Seattle


NWSL WEEK 19, Schedule:
Wednesday, August 13
7 pm ET
Western NY vs. Sky Blue FC, ESPN2
8 pm ET
Chicago vs. Boston
Saturday, August 16
6:30 pm ET
Washington vs. Sky Blue FC
8 pm ET
Chicago vs. Western NY
Sunday, August 17
5 pm ET
Portland vs. Seattle, ESPN3
6:30 pm ET
Boston vs. Houston
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