Timbers fall 1-0 to Sporting Kansas City in physical contest

Timbers fall 1-0 to Sporting Kansas City in physical contest
The Portland Timbers faced a Sporting Kansas City side looking for revenge from an Open Cup loss earlier in the week, and SKC brought a very physical style of play to the match Friday night in Portland, and the Timbers never recovered from a 24th minute goal by former...

Friday Night at Civic Stadium/PGE Park/JELD-WEN Field/Providence Park

Friday Night at Civic Stadium/PGE Park/JELD-WEN Field/Providence Park
Tonight is the official re-launch of this site and new content as I’ll be at the stadium for the match vs. Sporting Kansas City! While the new site is still being developed, expect new content to be appearing here including the revival of the old stats page, and new...

Timbers finish Arizona preseason trip with 3-0 win over FC Tucson

The Portland Timbers concluded their Arizona preseason schedule with a 3-0 win over host FC Tucson on Friday.  Defender Hanyer Mosquera scored in the third minute on a header before Sebastian Rincon put the Timbers up 2-0 in the 31st minute on a counterattack goal. Defender Steven Evans would...

Timbers top Seattle 1-0 in preseason play in Arizona

The Portland Timbers rebounded from their first-ever MLS preseason loss to Kansas City by shutting out their Seattle rivals 1-0 in their third preseason game of the year in Tucson, Arizona. It was trialist Mikael Silvestre who provided the lone Timbers goal when Seattle failed to clear the ball...

Timbers drop first-ever MLS preseason match, 1-0 to Kansas City

The Timbers run of undefeated play in preseason, which goes all the way back to April 3, 2010 when they lost to Kitsap while in the second division, ended Friday with a 1-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City in an exhibition match in Tucson, Arizona. Jerome Mechack had the...