Friday Nov 22
Inside the Enemy's Head with Stumptown Footy: Set pieces, supporters, approach
No doubt the players and coaches would have felt there would be reason to believe, even down 4-1, but for fans a two-goal deficit is so much easier to swallow.
Portland Timbers quickly shift attention to Real Salt Lake
The Timbers nearly scored a goal on a Will Johnson free kick and a header by Sal Zizzo, but Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando stopped both shots in a scoreless draw Oct. 19. The Timbers will face Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference playoff final series beginning Nov. 10. Jamie Francis/The Oregonian The Portland Timbers must quickly pivot ... (more)
The Pordland Mercury
Timbers vs. Sounders-High-Pitched Live Blog Action
We're LIVE in Goose Hollow , where the atmosphere is evidently so electric, the WiFi in the Jeld-Wen Field press box has crumbled under the weight of expectation .
Showdown ends 0-0, but Timbers reach MLS playoffs
Before Saturday night's match against Real Salt Lake, the Portland Timbers had clinched the first MLS playoff berth in franchise history.