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Timbers down RSL 2-0 for conference title, MLS final berth

Dec. 04, 2021 22:17 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Felipe Mora and Santiago Moreno scored and the Portland Timbers advanced to the MLS Cup final with a 2-0 victory over Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference final on Saturday. Fourth-seeded Portland will host the winner of Sunday's Eastern...

Timbers beat Rapids on late goal to reach MLS West final

Nov. 25, 2021 19:03 PM EST

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Larrys Mabiala scored in the 90th minute and the Portland Timbers beat the Colorado Rapids 1-0 on Thursday to advance to the Western Conference final. Portland will face the winner of the game Sunday between Sporting Kansas City and Real Salt...

Sebastian Blanco scores twice, Timbers beat Minnesota 3-1

Nov. 21, 2021 20:50 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sebastian Blanco scored the go-ahead goal and adding an insurance score and the Portland Timbers eliminated Minnesota United from the MLS playoffs with a 3-1 opening-round victory Sunday. The fourth-seeded Timbers advanced to play the top-seeded...

The MLS postseason comes into focus after Decision Day

Nov. 07, 2021 22:35 PM EST

Major League Soccer's Decision Day solidified the playoffs and decided the Golden Boot race, and it also marked the end of a legendary career for the league's most prolific scorer. Chris Wondolowski announced his retirement Sunday, shortly after his San Jose Earthquakes...

Lewis scores twice in Rapids' 5-2 rout of LAFC; 1st in West

Nov. 07, 2021 20:46 PM EST

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Jonathan Lewis scored two goals on Sunday night as the Colorado Rapids eliminated Los Angeles FC from the playoffs with a 5-2 victory and moved into first place in the Western Conference. The second goal from Lewis, in the 53rd minute,...

Decision Day comes to MLS and chaos reigns, as usual

Nov. 05, 2021 17:51 PM EDT

For one Major League Soccer team — the Supporters' Shield-winning New England Revolution — Decision Day is merely a formality. But for 11 other teams, the final day of the regular season will either mean securing one of six remaining spots in the playoffs, or heading...

Rapids beat Dynamo 1-0 to move into 3-way tie for West lead

Oct. 31, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Dominique Badji scored in the 58th minute and the Colorado Rapids beat the Houston Dynamos 1-0 on Sunday to tie Sporting Kansas City and Seattle for the Western Conference lead. Badji accepted a pass just inside the box and turned to left foot it low into...

Revolution beat Rapids to break MLS points record with 73

Oct. 27, 2021 21:19 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tajon Buchanan scored his eighth goal of the season and the New England Revolution beat the Colorado Rapids 1-0 on Wednesday night to break the MLS record for points in a season with 73. New England (22-4-7), the Supporters' Shield winner, broke...

Rapids beat Timbers 2-0, clinch playoff berth

Oct. 24, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Dominique Badji and Diego Rubio each scored a goal and Braian Galván had two assists to help the Colorado Rapids beat the Portland Timbers 2-0 and clinch a playoff spot on Saturday night. Galván lofted an entry pass from the corner to...

Sounders tie Colorado 1-1, clinch top-four playoff seed

Oct. 20, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Cristian Roldan scored his fifth goal in sixth games, and the Seattle Sounders tied the Colorado Rapids 1-1 on Wednesday night to clinch a top-four seed in the MLS playoffs. Seattle (17-6-7) sits six points ahead of Colorado (14-6-10) and...