Portland Timbers Features

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Ex-Timbers player Johnson sues team for $9.9M

Associated Press |

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Former Portland Timbers forward Eddie Johnson is suing the Major League Soccer team for $9.9 million, alleging that he was allowed to practice while he still had concussion symptoms. The lawsuit was filed Wednesday in Multnomah ...

French defender Silvestre, Timbers part ways

Associated Press | January, 28 2014

PORTLAND, Ore. -- French defender Mikael Silvestre and Major League Soccer's Portland Timbers have agreed to terminate his contract following an injury shortened season. Silvestre signed with the Timbers last February and made eight league appearan...

Timbers sign Argentines Fernandez, Paparatto

Associated Press | January, 15 2014

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Portland Timbers have signed striker Gaston Fernandez and center back Norberto Paparatto, both of Argentina. The Timbers on Wednesday also loaned Colombian forward Jose Valencia to Argentina first-division side Olimpo de Bahia...

Timbers get CONCACAF Champions League spot

Associated Press | December, 13 2013

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 w...

Sporting KC adds midfielder Zizzo from Timbers

Associated Press | December, 13 2013

KANSAS CITY, Kan. --  MLS Cup champion Sporting Kansas City acquired midfielder Sal Zizzo from the Portland Timbers for allocation money as it began to retool its roster on Friday. Zizzo scored two goals and had eight assists while playing o...

Timbers' Ricketts, Valeri get 2013 MLS honors

ESPN staff, | December, 4 2013

Portland Timbers' Donovan Ricketts was named 2013 Goalkeeper of the Year while his teammate Diego Valeri was named Newcomer of the Year, Major League Soccer announced Wednesday. Ricketts put together one of the most complete seasons in his five-y...

Timbers' Porter voted Coach of Year Video

Associated Press | December, 2 2013

NEW YORK -- New England defender Kevin Alston has been voted Major League Soccer's Comeback Player of the Year after returning from treatment for leukemia, and Portland's Caleb Porter has been selected Coach of the Year. Alston took a leave of a...

Real Salt Lake wins West, reaches MLS Cup Video

Associated Press, | November, 24 2013

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Long after all the fans had gone and the turf was being vacuumed of confetti, Real Salt Lake was still celebrating its Western Conference championship. Aided by a boom box, RSL players sang and danced as they headed for their bu...

RSL opens West finals with win over Timbers Video

Associated Press | November, 10 2013

SANDY, Utah -- Robbie Findley scored the go-ahead goal in the first half and had an assist in the second half, leading Real Salt Lake to a 4-2 victory over the Portland Timbers in the first leg of the Western Conference finals on Sunday night. C...

Timbers hold off Sounders to reach West finals Video

Associated Press |

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The semifinal victory over the rival Seattle Sounders was barely over when Portland Timbers supporters started chanting, "Beat Salt Lake!" Making their first trip to the playoffs, the Timbers held off the late-chargin...

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