Portland Timbers

Portland Timbers Kocic blanks Toronto FC in Timbers' 4-0 win
Kalif Alhassan opened the scoring in first-half stoppage time, Portland added three goals in the last 10 minutes, and backup goalkeeper Milos Kocic stepped in to earn the shutout as the Timbers beat Toronto FC 4-0 on Saturday night.
Portland Timbers Plata has goal, 2 assists as RSL beats Timbers 4-2 Plata has goal, 2 assists as RSL beats Timbers 4-2
Portland had no answer for Salt Lake's precision passing early in the first half. RSL showed patience in working the ball into the attacking third and made the Timbers pay for it with a pair of early goals.
Portland Timbers Timbers fall to rival Sounders, 1-0 Timbers fall to rival Sounders, 1-0 (Photo Gallery)
Eddie Johnson flicked a header past Portland goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts off a free kick in the 60th minute, and the Seattle Sounders made Clint Dempsey's home debut memorable with a 1-0 win Sunday night over the Timbers before the second-largest, stand-alone crowd in Major League Soccer history.
Portland Timbers Timbers extend FC Dallas winless run with 2-1 win
Darlington Nagbe scored the go-ahead goal in the 33rd minute and the Timbers held on to defeat FC Dallas 2-1 Saturday night. Ryan Johnson also scored for Portland, which moved into third place in Major League Soccer's Western Conference, a point ahead of the Los Angeles Galaxy and two in front of Vancouver.
Portland Timbers Timbers: Where there's a Will there's a win Timbers: Where there's a Will there's a win
Less than 12 hours after a hard-fought Cascadia Cup match against rival Vancouver, Portland Timbers captain Will Johnson was slogging a wheelbarrow full of bark chips through a public park.