Category Archives: MLS- Portland Timbers

Timbers stoppage-time goal salvages draw with Union

The Philadelphia Union came close to pulling off an impressive opening-day upset of the Portland Timbers, but a late Gaston Fernandez equalizer helped Portland salvage a draw. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Season Preview: Portland Timbers

After a dream 2013 season that saw Caleb Porter transform the Portland Timbers into a powerhouse, the Timbers head into 2014 with high expectations and thoughts of a championship. Continue reading »

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Earthquakes win on final day of Rose City Invitational, Whitecaps and Timbers settle for draw

Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer/USA Today By MIKE DONOVAN PORTLAND, Ore.-┬áThe Rose City Invitational wrapped up Saturday at Providence Park with the San Jose Earthquakes earning a victory and the Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps playing to a hard-fought draw. In … Continue reading »

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Whitecaps, Earthquakes win on first day of Rose City Invitational

By MIKE DONOVAN PORTLAND, Ore.- The first night of the Rose City Invitational saw two very different matches Sunday night, as the San Jose Earthquakes knocked off the host Portland Timbers in an extremely physical game typical of the regular … Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Grafer named Chivas USA GK coach, Dike called up by Nigeria, and more

Chivas USA have rounded out their coaching staff by naming Paul Grafer their goalkeeper coach, Bright Dike earned a call-up from Nigeria, and more notes from around MLS. Continue reading »

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Portland Timbers stadium becomes Providence Park

BY MIKE DONOVAN The Portland Timbers announced Monday that the club will enter a 15-year community partnership with Providence Health & Services which will include a rebranding of the former Jeld-Wen Field as Providence Park. Providence has been involved as … Continue reading »

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MLS Preseason Rewind: Late goals push Timbers past Dynamo, TFC edge DCU, & more

The Portland Timbers defeated the Houston Dynamo through two late goals, new-look Toronto FC edged D.C. United, and more results from Wednesday’s MLS preseason action. Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Nguyen signs Revs extension; Timbers part ways with Silvestre; and more

The New England Revolution signed playmaking midfielder Lee Nguyen to a contract extension, keeping him with a young core of attacking players on the roster. Continue reading »

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