Timbers earn win away to Sounders

November 2, 2013
By Associated Press
SEATTLE -- Portland coach Caleb Porter believed Ryan Johnson could take advantage of matchups and gave him a start. The Timbers' forward went out and proved his coach right.

Johnson flicked in a header early in the first half, and Darlington Nagbe scored midway through the second half on Saturday night as Portland beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 in the first leg of their Western Conference semifinals series.

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