Game preview: Utah Royals FC at Chicago Red Stars

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UTAH ROYALS FC at CHICAGO RED STARS
At SeatGeek Stadium, Bridgeview, Ill.

Kickoff » Saturday, 6 p.m. MDT
Records » URFC 9-9-4 (31 points, 5th in NWSL); Chicago 13-8-2 (41 points, 2nd in NWSL)
Last meeting » Chicago 2, URFC 0 (Aug. 3)
TV » KMYU
Radio » 101.5 FM
About Chicago » Has won four straight after losing three in a row. … Clinched a playoff berth with recent win over Washington Spirit. … Sam Kerr leads league in goals scored (18), and now holds the all-time NWSL record. … Yuki Nagasto leads team with eight assists, and also has seven goals. … Scored 10 goals in previous four games while allowing only one.
About URFC » Current three-game losing streak puts playoff hopes in jeopardy. … Scored three goals in the previous five games, only one of which was a win. … Gunnhildur Jonsdottir has started the last two games after coming off the bench in five of her previous six. … Desiree Scott was called up to the Canadian national team for an upcoming friendly against Japan. … Winless in last three road games. (2L, 1D).

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