Stories tagged: portland timbers
Wed., Jan. 29, 2020
Toward the end of last season there was mounting concern that Diego Valeri might not return to the Portland Timbers.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019
Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson has been fined $100,000 by Major League Soccer for “misconduct directed at match officials.”
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
Several Portland Timbers fans have been banned for three games for waving flags that displayed an anti-fascist symbol in violation of Major League Soccer’s policy that prohibits political displays at …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Cristian Roldan and Raul Ruidiaz each scored, lifting the Seattle Sounders to a 2-1 win over rival the Portland Timbers on Friday night and securing this year’s Cascadia Cup trophy.
UPDATED: Sun., July 21, 2019
Brian Fernandez scored his second goal of the match in the 51st minute, moments after Seattle had pulled even, and the Portland Timbers beat the Sounders 2-1 on Sunday night …
UPDATED: Sat., July 20, 2019
The Sounders sit ahead of the Vancouver Whitecaps and Portland Timbers in the standings for the Cascadia Cup, a title formally etched in a trophy in 2004.
Wed., June 12, 2019
Brian Fernandez scored a pair of goals to lead the Portland Timbers past the Seattle Sounders 2-1 in the Fourth Round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Wednesday …
Sun., March 3, 2019
Andre Shinyashiki scored on a putback in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time in his MLS debut and the 10-man Colorado Rapids tied the Portland Timbers 3-3 on Saturday …
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The salvos were being launched well before Sunday’s rivalry game between the Portland Timbers and the Seattle Sounders.
Sat., March 10, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 …