The lockout of Major League Soccer's referees has ended following an agreement on a five-year labor contract.
Gaston Fernandez is making the most of his new job with the Portland Timbers.
Newcomer Gaston Fernandez scored on a header in stoppage time to give the Timbers the 1-all draw against the re-tooled Union on Saturday night.
The Portland Timbers have reached an agreement with Providence Health & Services to rename their downtown stadium Providence Park.
Portland Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts and midfielder Diego Valeri were honored by Major League Soccer as 2013 Goalkeeper of the Year and Newcomer of the Year.
First-year coach Caleb Porter was named the MLS Coach of the Year after guiding the Portland Timbers to the brink of the MLS Cup.
Robbie Findley's first-half goal put a comeback out of reach for the Timbers and Real Salt Lake advanced to the MLS Cup with a 1-0 victory over Portland on Sunday night for a 5-2 aggregate advantage in the Western Conference final.
It's been nearly two weeks since Portland visited Real Salt Lake for the first match of their two-leg Western Conference final. Salt Lake has a 4-2 lead in the goal-aggregate series.
For the Portland Timbers, it all comes down to this: Can they pull off an amazing comeback this weekend or will the curtain come down on their resurgent season?
One year after making an early playoff exit while struggling to score as the season wound down, it's a much different story for Real Salt Lake this time.
Diego Valeri blew kisses to the crowd after his goal in the 44th minute and the Portland Timbers held off the late-charging Seattle Sounders 3-2 Thursday night to advance to Major League Soccer's Western Conference finals.
Ryan Johnson flicked in a header early in the first half, and Darlington Nagbe scored midway through the second half on Saturday night as the Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 in the first leg of their Western Conference semifinals series.
You’ve seen members of the Timbers Army chanting non-stop at games and hoisting intricate tifos. Now a group of filmmakers is giving your inside access to the Army as they prepare a series of giant tifos for the last regular season match versus Seattle.
Diego Valeri scored two first-half goals and the Portland Timbers cruised to a 5-0 victory over Chivas USA on Saturday night.
The Portland Timbers and Real Salt Lake played to a 0-0 tie Saturday night that left the top of the Western Conference standings unchanged.