Stories tagged: Portland Timbers
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champion. Josef Martinez and Franco Escobar scored goals, Brad Guzan came up with a couple of clutch saves and Atlanta United gave …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
A city that has known plenty of sporting heartbreak is one win away from a championship. Atlanta hasn’t won a major professional championship since the Braves captured the 1995 World …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
Diego Valeri scored a pair of goals, including one in stoppage time, and Portland beat Sporting Kansas City 3-2 on Thursday night to advance to MLS Cup for the second …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Two second-half goals Thursday night by Raul Ruidiaz to twice avoid playoff elimination at the hands of the visiting Portland Timbers, then another overtime marker by Nicolas Lodeiro to keep …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
The Sounders have some injuries and aren’t thrilled about snubs to Stefan Frei and Chad Marshall in individual league award results heading into Thursday’s second leg of the Western Conference …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
Star Seattle Sounders defender Chad Marshall will miss the second leg of the MLS Western Conference semifinals because of knee surgery. Coach Brian Schmetzer says the center back was having …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 7:22 p.m.
The Portland Timbers did what they needed to do at home for the first go-round against the rival Seattle Sounders in the MLS playoffs.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
An own goal in the 76th minute gave Seattle a 1-0 victory over Cascadia Cup rival Portland on Sunday night, extending the Sounders’ club-record winning streak to seven games.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
The Sounders and Timbers meet Sunday in Portland in a rivalry that has suffered from roster churn and a lack of critical matchups. But longtime protagonist Osvaldo Alonso has regained …
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Some well-paid veterans riding the bench as streaking Sounders now boast arguably their deepest team ever
The Sounders are now healthy and stacked with arguably the deepest lineup they’ve ever put on a field. And that’s made it tougher for even highly-paid veterans to see significant …
Sat., July 28, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Fanendo Adi tapped in a short-range goal during the 80th minute and the Portland Timbers extended their MLS unbeaten streak to 14 matches, beating the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Larrys Mabiala scored off of two corner kicks, the second the winner in the 74th minute, in the Portland Timbers’ 3-2 victory over the Seattle Sounders. Samuel Armenteros also scored, …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer knows Saturday’s upcoming match against Portland might have more than just a rivalry at stake. The Sounders may irreparably harm their playoff chances if they can’t …
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 7 p.m.
Sebastian Blanco broke out his Chucky mask for a goal against the rival Sounders. In a nod to his nickname back home in Argentina, Blanco donned the mask in celebration …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
The salvos were being launched well before Sunday’s rivalry game between the Portland Timbers and the Seattle Sounders.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Carlos Rivas scored two goals and the New York Red Bulls opened their MLS season with a 4-0 win over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.
Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:20 p.m.
Newcomer Ola Kamara and Romain Alessandrini scored two minutes apart in the first half Sunday night and Los Angeles spoled Giovanni Savarese’s Portland coaching debut, beating the Timbers 2-1.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 1:45 p.m.
The Portland Timbers have traded midfielder Darlington Nagbe to Atlanta United in exchange for $1.65 million in allocation money. Portland is also sending defender Gbenga Arokoyo to Atlanta and receiving …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Even when Portland’s Diego Valeri is recognized for his own play, he somehow finds a way to turn the focus back on the team.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 9:08 a.m.
Coach Caleb Porter has parted ways with the Portland Timbers after five seasons with the team, including an MLS Cup championship. The team made the move official Friday. The 42-year-old …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Diego Valeri scored twice to extend his MLS-record scoring streak to nine straight games and the Portland Timbers beat visiting Orlando City 3-0 on Sunday.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 2:42 p.m.
The Portland Timbers have signed 5-year-old goalkeeper Derrick Tellez to a one-game contract, symbolically making him the youngest player signed to a Major League Soccer team. His signing was facilitated …
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Diego Valeri scored in his seventh straight game to tie the MLS record and help the Portland Timbers beat New York City FC 1-0 on Saturday in New York.
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Cristian Roldan scored his sixth goal of the season on a wild scramble to give Seattle an early advantage, and Diego Valeri scored on a penalty kick just before halftime …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
Nothing like a first-place battle in late August to throw some added spice on to a Sounders rivalry with the Portland Timbers that doesn’t need much script-making to begin with.
Sun., July 23, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
Sebastian Blanco scored early in the second half and the undermanned Portland Timbers beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Sunday to snap a six-game winless streak.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Clint Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a 2-2 draw with the rival Portland Timbers in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night.
Wed., June 21, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
The start time for Sunday’s match between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers has been pushed back to 7:30 p.m. because of high temperatures in the forecast. The Cascadia …
Tue., June 13, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Zach Mathers scored on a penalty kick early in the second half to break a 1-all tie, and the Seattle Sounders defeated rival Portland Timbers 2-1 in the fourth round …
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Cristian Roldan scored on a header off a corner kick in the fourth minute and the Seattle Sounders held on to beat Portland Timbers 1-0. The first of three matchups …