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LA Galaxy score late, beat Portland Timbers 2-1

Oct. 17, 2021 01:34 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Sacha Kljestan scored on a penalty kick in the final minutes in the LA Galaxy's 2-1 victory over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night. The Galaxy (12-11-6) have won two straight against the Timbers (14-11-4), who ended a four-game winning...

Steve Baldwin resigns as CEO of NWSL's Washington Spirit

Oct. 06, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

Steve Baldwin resigned as CEO and managing partner of the National Women’s Soccer League's Washington Spirit on Tuesday in the wake of coach Richie Burke's firing following a harassment investigation. Baldwin's resignation was the latest response to a string of scandals...

Niezgoda scores on late header, Timbers beat Inter Miami 1-0

Oct. 04, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jaroslaw Niezgoda came off the bench to score on a header in the 83rd minute and the Portland Timbers beat Inter Miami 1-0 on Sunday to extend their undefeated streak to eight. The fourth-place Timbers (14-10-4) moved within two points of...

Dairon Asprilla breaks tie in Timbers' 2-1 win over LAFC

Sep. 30, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dairon Asprilla broke a tie off a rebound in the 59th minute and the Portland Timbers held on to beat Los Angeles FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. Felipe Mora broke in alone on goal, but his shot banged off the right post. However, it went back to Asprilla...

Martínez scores 100th MLS goal, Atlanta beats Inter Miami

Sep. 29, 2021 21:15 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Josef Martínez scored on a penalty kick in the 78th minute for his 100th MLS goal and Atlanta United beat Inter Miami 1-0 on Wednesday night. Atlanta (10-8-9) has won four of its last five games. Miami fell to 9-12-5. Martínez...

Chara brothers both score in 6-1 Timbers' victory over RSL

Sep. 26, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Yimmi Chara and his brother Diego Chara scored in the Portland Timbers' 6-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night. Felipe Mora, Dairon Asprilla, Jaroslaw Niezgoda and Cristhian Paredes also scored for Portland, which is undefeated in its...

George Fochive scores go-ahead goal. Timbers beat LAFC 2-1

Sep. 19, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — George Fochive scored the go-ahead goal on a header in the 68th minute and the Portland Timbers beat Los Angeles FC 2-1 on Sunday night. The Timbers (11-10-4) moved into fifth place in the Western Conference and extended their undefeated streak to...

Blanco scores in stoppage-time, Timbers tie Rapids 2-2

Sep. 16, 2021 00:52 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sebastian Blanco scored in stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 2-2 draw with the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night. Michael Barrios and Jonathan Lewis scored to help the Rapids (12-4-7) extend their unbeaten streak to nine games, the...

Timbers beat Whitecaps 1-0 on 66th-minute own goal

Sep. 11, 2021 00:49 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Portland Timbers beat Vancouver 1-0 on a 66th-minute own goal Friday night, ending the Whitecaps' franchise-record unbeaten streak at 10 games. Timbers forward Sebastian Blanco started the deciding play by sending the ball to the...

Chara, Mora score, Timbers beat Dynamo 2-0

Sep. 03, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Yimmi Chará and Felipe Mora each scored and the Portland Timbers beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0 on Friday night. Portland (9-10-3) extended Houston's club-record winless run to 16 games. The Dynamo (3-10-10) have not won since May 22. ...