Timbers top Whitecaps 2-1 to win Western Conference, Cascadia Cup

Timbers top Whitecaps 2-1 to win Western Conference, Cascadia Cup
The Portland Timbers knew they had an important match with much on the line on Sunday at Providence Park. A win would not only win the Timbers their second Western Conference regular season title in seven years in MLS, but it would also secure the Cascadia Cup for the...

Timbers continue strong home form with 4-0 win over DC United

Timbers continue strong home form with 4-0 win over DC United
The Portland Timbers continued their strong series of results at home with a 4-0 win over DC United on Sunday, their fifth straight win at Providence Park, and second straight ; The Timbers have outscored their opponents 14-2 over that ; Sebasti├ín Blanco would score twice for the Timbers while...

Valeri scores in MLS-record ninth straight match in Timbers 3-0 win over Orlando

Valeri scores in MLS-record ninth straight match in Timbers 3-0 win over Orlando
Diego Valeri extended his MLS-record consecutive goalscoring streak to nine games with a penalty kick in the 15th minute, then adding another goal in the 59th minute, and Darren Mattocks adding another goal between Valeri’s goal with a strike in the 29th minute as the Timbers shut out Orlando...

Adi gets brace, Gleeson has shutout in 2-0 Timbers win over FC Dallas

Adi gets brace, Gleeson has shutout in 2-0 Timbers win over FC Dallas
Fanendo Adi has made a name for having two-goal performances, and he would get his first since the season opener in a 2-0 win for the Portland Timbers over FC Dallas at Providence Park.  Both teams would be missing multiple players taking part in World Cup Qualifying matches. The...

Ridgewell gets equalizer in 1-1 draw with Atlanta United

Ridgewell gets equalizer in 1-1 draw with Atlanta United
The Portland Timbers hosted (and defeated) the expansion Minnesota United team to start the 2017 season, and Minnesota’s expansion partner Atlanta United visited on Sunday afternoon, and achieved a much better result as they drew the Timbers 1-1 with Atlanta midfielder Julian Gressel getting the opener, and Portland’s Liam...

Nagbe, Mattocks strikes hold up for 2-1 win over Vancouver

Nagbe, Mattocks strikes hold up for 2-1 win over Vancouver
The Portland Timbers broke their two game winless streak with a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps, with Darlington Nagbe and Darren Mattocks scoring the Timbers goals while Fredy Montero had the lone goal for the visitors. The Timbers would control much of the early possession, and it only...

Timbers never find their form in 1-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City

Timbers never find their form in 1-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City
The Portland Timbers went into the 2017 season with high hopes for their revamped offense.  But that offense never seemed to show up in 1-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City with Dom Dwyer scoring the lone goal for the visitors. Timbers match report | Video highlights ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included”...

Timbers give Minnesota a rude MLS welcome in 5-1 opening day rout

Timbers give Minnesota a rude MLS welcome in 5-1 opening day rout
(Clicking underlined text takes you to a photo of the corresponding event) The Portland Timbers opened up their seventh Major League Soccer season on a rainy, chilly night at Providence Park with a 5-1 win over the expansion club Minnesota United, who were playing their first MLS match. Former...