Matchday Thorns vs. Sky Blue, 5.16.13
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Thorns FC Matchday: Your guide to JELD-WEN Field

Portland Thorns FC Match Day Guide

Whether you're a long-time Portland soccer supporter or you're making your first visit to JELD-WEN Field, there are a few things you should know.

The majority of JELD-WEN Field stadium policies and programs that are in effect for Portland Timbers matches will remain consistent during Portland Thorns FC matches. There are a few minor changes though, so be sure to familiarize yourself with these new policies that are specific to Thorns FC events.

BIKE PARKING – A limited about of bike parking spaces will be available in the loading zones on Morrison Ave. Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

GATES – All gates will be open, except Gate 3.

GATE TIMES – Gates open for all matches one (1) hour prior to kickoff.

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING – The General Admission seating area is from sections 101 to 110.

KeyBank CLUB – Unlike Timbers matches, there will no buffet service or all-inclusive hocking during matches.

MAP – Check out this handy JELD-WEN Field map laid out for Thorns FC matches

McDONALD’S POST GAME AUTOGRAPHS – The Thorns FC will host post-game player autographs following each regular season home match. Space for autograph signings is limited and will require receipt of a dated autograph voucher in advance. Autograph signings will be held on the field, at the base of section 115/116. The vouchers do not guarantee a certain number of autographs or an autograph from specific players.

Stay tuned to the team’s Facebook and Twitter pages to find out how to win this opportunity. A limited amount of vouchers will be available to the first 50 kids 14 and under who go to the adidas Timbers team store each match.

RADIO – All home matches will be broadcast on Freedom 970 AM.

STREAMING – All regular season matches will be streamed live on Home teams are responsible for production of the online stream.

SUPPORTERS – The Rose City Riveters have formed as the primary supporters group for the new club. Print out this handy chant sheet so you can cheer loud!

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