Author Archives: Mike Donovan

Timbers win at FC Dallas, but fall short of playoffs

The Portland Timbers did their part to try and qualify for the playoffs, beating FC Dallas on Saturday night. The victory wasn’t enough though, with Vancouver’s 1-0 victory eliminating the Timbers. Continue reading »

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Rimando’s heroics earn RSL tie, hurting Timbers’ playoff hopes

The Portland Timbers closed ended their playoffs chances with a disappointing tie to Real Salt Lake, largely due to Nick Rimando’s stellar saves. Continue reading »

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Valeri double helps Timbers grab vital win to move back into playoff position

The Portland Timbers blew past an undermanned San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday to keep their playoff hopes alive. Continue reading »

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MLS Record Watch: October 2014 Edition

As MLS enters the final month of the regular season, a number of records could be toppled at some point in the next four weeks. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Portland Timbers | 7 Comments

Bradley’s late winner caps Toronto comeback win over Timbers

Michael Bradley’s late free kick goal helped complete a stirring comeback over the Portland Timbers as Toronto FC rallied from down 2-0 to post a 3-2 victory at BMO Field on Saturday. Continue reading »

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Timbers dominate Alpha United to move closer to CCL knockout stage

The Portland Timbers routed Alpha United, 6-0, in CONCACAF Champions League play to move a step closer to advancing out of their group. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- Portland Timbers | 13 Comments