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Timbers topple Minnesota 1-0 for 4th straight win

Sep. 11, 2022 01:23 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Dairon Asprilla scored on a header in the 61st minute and the Portland Timbers downed Minnesota United 1-0 on Saturday night. The Timbers have won a season-best four straight matches as they jockey for a playoff spot in the Western Conference. ...

Timbers down Atlanta 2-1; 3rd straight win in playoff fight

Sep. 04, 2022 20:36 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Santiago Moreno and Dairon Asprilla each scored on penalty kicks and the Portland Timbers won their third straight match with a 2-1 victory over Atlanta United on Sunday. The Timbers are just above the playoff line in the Western Conference, among a crowd of...

Timbers down Sounders 2-1 to win Cascadia Cup

Aug. 27, 2022 01:25 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sebastian Blanco scored the go-ahead goal early in the second half and the Portland Timbers won the Cascadia Cup with a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Friday night. The Cascadia Cup is a three-way competition between the Timbers, Sounders and the...

Timbers and Dallas draw 1-1, Portland unbeaten in 10 games

Aug. 07, 2022 02:13 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marvin Loria scored on the rebound of his penalty kick in stoppage time for the Timbers, but an own goal moments later pulled Dallas into a 1-1 draw with Portland on Saturday night. The tie extended Portland's undefeated streak to 10 games, the longest in...

Timbers' unbeaten streak reaches 9 with draw vs Nashville

Aug. 04, 2022 01:40 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Santiago Moreno scored in the 27th minute and the Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten streak to nine games with a 1-1 draw against Nashville on Wednesday night. The Timbers' last loss was on May 28. Over nine games they've gone 4-0-5. ...

Timbers beat Earthquakes 2-1, extend unbeaten streak to 7

Jul. 24, 2022 01:29 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Dairon Asprilla scored in the 71st minute to give Portland a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night, extending the Timbers' unbeaten streak to seven. Jaroslaw Niezgoda also scored to help the Timbers improve to 4-0-3 since the start of...

Timbers success in Seattle continues, topple Sounders 3-0

Jul. 09, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In the storied history of the rivalry between Portland and Seattle, this latest chapter is a bit of an oddity. The home team can't buy a victory. That trend continued as Jaroslaw Niezgoda scored in the 24th minute, Santiago Moreno and Dairon Asprilla connected late...

Niezgoda, Timbers tie 2-2 with Nashville

Jul. 03, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jaroslaw Niezgoda scored the tying goal for the Portland Timbers in a 2-2 draw with Nashville on Sunday. Niezgoda’s equalizer came in the 69th minute for the Timbers (5-6-8). Eryk Williamson got an assist on the goal. The Timbers also got...