The Timbers announced today that they will host Argentinian power Independiente on July 26 at JELD-WEN Field.  Independiente has won 14 first division championships and 16 international titles, and recently won the 2010 Copa Sudamericana.Independiente was founded in 1905 and is one of the oldest clubs in Argentina.  The Timbers hosted another Argentinian power Boca Juniors on May 29, 2010, winning 3-2 on a late free kick by Rodrigo Lopez.

Timbers press release: