Timbers cap 12-game trip with 3-1 win over Union

Soccer 05/25/19, 20:52

Brian Fernández scored twice and the Portland Timbers beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Saturday night to knock the Union from the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings.The game ended Portland's 12-game, season-opening trip because of stadium renovations. The Timbers will return home Saturday to re-open Providence Park against Los Angeles ...

Fernández scores in MLS debut, Timbers tie Dynamo 1-1

Soccer 05/15/19, 22:01

Brian Fernández scored 12 minutes after entering as a second-half substitute in his MLS debut, and the Portland Timbers tied the Houston Dynamo 1-1 on Wednesday night.Portland (3-6-2) became the second MLS team this season to get a point on the road against the Dynamo. Houston (6-2-2) has not lost ...

Fredy Montero scores, Whitecaps beat Timbers 1-0

Soccer 05/10/19, 23:18

Fredy Montero scored in the ninth minute and the Vancouver Whitecaps held on to beat the Cascadia Cup rival Portland Timbers 1-0 on Friday night.Russell Teibert chipped the ball over to Montero for a left-footed shot over goalkeeper Steve Clark's shoulder.The Timbers had an opportunity in the 71st minute when ...

Valeri, Timbers beat Real Salt Lake for third straight win

Soccer 05/04/19, 23:07

Diego Valeri and Sebastián Blanco each scored and the Portland Timbers beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.Following a 3-3 tie with Colorado to open the season, Portland (3-5-1) lost five in a row before the winning streak.Valeri gave the Timbers the lead for ...

Ebobisse breaks tie, Timbers beat Toronto FC 2-1

Soccer 04/27/19, 17:11

Jeremy Ebobisse broke a tie on a diving header in the 70th minute in the Portland Timbers' 2-1 victory over Toronto FC in windy conditions Saturday.Bill Tuiloma tied it for Portland (2-5-1) in the 22nd minute on a volley off a corner kick. The Timbers won for the first time ...

Timbers beat Toronto FC 2-1 in windy conditions

Soccer 04/27/19, 16:23

Jeremy Ebobisse broke a tie on a diving header in the 70th minute in the Portland Timbers' 2-1 victory over Toronto FC in windy conditions Saturday.Bill Tuiloma tied it for Portland (2-5-1) in the 22nd minute on a volley off a corner kick. The Timbers won for the first time ...

Timbers snap 5-game skid, beat Crew 3-1

Soccer 04/20/19, 20:41

Larrys Mabiala and Jeremy Ebobisse scored in the first half and the Portland Timbers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night.Mabiala headed home Diego Valeri's free kick to open the scoring for the Timbers (1-5-1) in the 31st minute. Crew goalkeeper ...

Espinoza lead Earthquakes over Timbers 3-0

Soccer 04/06/19, 21:26

Cristian Espinoza had a goal and an assist on Saturday night and the San Jose Earthquakes earned their first points of the season with a 3-0 win over the Portland Timbers.Shea Salinas opened the scoring in the 15th minute, scoring from a run through the center of the 6-yard box ...

Ibrahimovic scores 2 goals in return, Galaxy beats Timbers

Soccer 03/31/19, 22:10

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on a pair of penalty kicks to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the Portland Timbers 2-1 on Sunday night.Ibrahimovic capped the scoring in the 65th minute in his return from an Achilles injury in the opener March 2. Midfielder Romain Alessandrini also came back from ...

Expansion FC Cincinnati get first win, beating Timbers 3-0

Soccer 03/17/19, 19:20

Allan Cruz and Mathieu Deplagne scored two minutes apart in the second half and expansion FC Cincinnati won for the first time, topping the 10-man Portland Timbers 3-0 on Sunday in its home debut.Kendall Waston scored FC Cincy's first home goal in the MLS in the 15th minute by heading ...

FC Cincinnati wins 1st MLS game in home debut

Soccer 03/17/19, 18:57

Allan Cruz and Mathieu Deplagne scored two minutes apart in the second half and FC Cincinnati won their first MLS game in a home debut, topping the 10-man Portland Timbers 3-0 on Sunday.Kendall Waston scored FC Cincy's first home goal in the MLS in the 15th minute by heading home ...

Vela, Diomande lead LAFC to 4-1 win over Timbers

Soccer 03/10/19, 21:12

Carlos Vela scored and had three assists and Adama Diomande added a goal and an assist to help Los Angeles FC beat the Portland Timbers 4-1 on Sunday night.Jordan Harvey's low cross split a defender and goalkeeper Jeff Attinella before Christian Ramirez tapped in a sliding finish from point-blank range ...

Late goal lifts Rapids to 3-3 draw in coldest MLS match

Soccer 03/02/19, 20:19

Andre Shinyashiki scored in his MLS debut on a putback in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time and the 10-man Colorado Rapids salvaged a 3-3 draw against the Portland Timbers in the coldest match in MLS history on Saturday.With a temperature of 18 degrees Fahrenheit at kickoff and a ...

MLS Western Conference preview capsules

Sports 02/28/19, 18:02

A team-by-team look at Major League Soccer for the 2019 season:SEATTLE SOUNDERSCoach: Brian SchmetzerVancouver Whitecaps midfielder Inbeom Hwang, center, of South Korea, runs during MLS soccer practice in Vancouver, British Columbia, Tuesday, Feb. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)2018 Record: 18-11-5, second in the West, lost in the conference ...

United captures MLS Cup for Atlanta’s 1st title since ’95

Sports 12/08/18, 22:18

Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champions.Josef Martinez and Franco Escobar scored goals, Brad Guzan came up with a couple of clutch saves and Atlanta United gave the city its first title since 1995 with a 2-0 victory over the Portland Timbers in the MLS Cup final Saturday ...

Atlanta goes for a rare sports title in MLS Cup final

Football 12/07/18, 17:04

A city that has known plenty of sporting heartbreak is one win from a championship.It sure has been a while.Atlanta hasn't won a major professional title since the Braves captured the 1995 World Series . A 2-year-old soccer team has a chance to end the drought when Atlanta United hosts ...

‘El Tata’ thanks fans for support ahead of Atlanta farewell

Soccer 12/06/18, 15:40

Tata Martino's love affair with Atlanta's soccer fans didn't have to last long to have meaning.On Thursday, Atlanta United's coach expressed his appreciation for the fans' record-breaking support as his team prepared for Saturday's MLS Cup final against the Portland Timbers."First I just want to say thank you to Atlanta ...

Atlanta United, Portland Timbers advance to MLS Cup

Soccer 11/30/18, 00:07

Atlanta United advanced to Major League Soccer's championship match in just its second season, losing to the New York Red Bulls 1-0 on Thursday night on a goal in second-half stoppage time but winning the two-match Eastern Conference final by a 3-1 aggregate score.Atlanta will host Portland in the MLS ...

MLS conference championships open Sunday

Sports 11/24/18, 16:23

The Major League Soccer playoffs re-start on Sunday, with the Portland Timbers hosting Sporting Kansas City and Atlanta United hosting the New York Red Bulls.The two leg conference championships come following a two-week international break.For Atlanta coach Tata Martino, the conference final has added meaning: A shot at the MLS ...

Sporting KC advances to face Portland in conference finals

Soccer 11/11/18, 18:45

Daniel Salloi scored two goals and Kansas City beat Real Salt Lake 4-2 on Sunday for Sporting's first playoff win in five years.Real Salt Lake midfielder Kyle Beckerman (5) clears the ball away from Sporting Kansas City forward Diego Rubio (11) during the first half of a MLS Western Conference ...

End of content

No more pages to load