Portland Thorns sign three-year contracts with Horan and Dunn

Wed 24 February 2021 | 23:35

The duo, who are on national break at the SheBelieves Cup, have signed three-year deals.

Lindsey Horan


Crystal Dunn

, who are on international duty, have put pen to paper for three-year deals with the

Portland Thorns

. After they finish the SheBelieves Cup, they will attend the club’s preseason camp, concluding Wednesday night for the clash against Argentina in the United States women’s national soccer team.

Lindsey and Crystal are key pillars to our future,

” Thorns coach Mark Parsons said.

Their role on and off the field is crucial to our identity and the collective goals of the club. I am inspired by their dedication to the team and our vision to take this important step forward as a club.”

Gavin Wilkinson added: “Having the ability to sign two of the top players in the game to contracts with Thorns FC is an important move for our club that highlights our commitment as well as the growth of the NWSL in the global soccer landscape."

Horan is going to have his sixth campaign with the Thorns after joining in 2016. The 26-year-old has received NWSL Best XI honors in 2017, 2018, and 2019. Dunn, on the other hand, has featured for the North Carolina Courage for three seasons before joining Portland last fall.

source: SportMob