Timbers get Champions League spot
December 14, 2013
By Associated Press
NEW YORK -- The Portland Timbers will compete in CONCACAF's 2014-15 Champions League under a U.S. allocation change approved Friday.
Portland earned the spot as the MLS team with the best record in the conference opposite the Supporters' Shield winner as the regular-season points champion. Previously, that spot went to the MLS Cup runner-up.
The other three U.S. spots remained unchanged, with the New York Red Bulls getting in as the ...