5:40 PM EDT, Wed October 22, 2014
Oregonian 16 mins ago

Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson apologizes for tweet telling Timbers Army Twitter account to 'stfu'

Paulson has since deleted the tweet in which he told the person managing that account to "stfu," and has returned to Twitter to apologize and respond to fans questions about the exchange.
Oregonian 28 mins ago
Merritt Paulson clarifies controversial exchange with Timbers Army Twitter account

Merritt Paulson clarifies controversial exchange with Timbers Army Twitter account

Paulson said the tweet was never intended to be directed at the Timbers Army or the fan base, but towards the individual running that account on Tuesday night.
Oregonian 2 hours ago
If the Trail Blazers and Timbers work in Portland, why not the NHL?

If the Trail Blazers and Timbers work in Portland, why not the NHL?

Portland's sports fans have long been known to be a supportive and passionate bunch, but could the City of Roses support an NHL team?
The Crew 5 hours ago

The Film Room: Aaron Schoenfeld's insurance marker at New York

It took discipline and tactical precision for the Crew to close out the 3-1 victory over the Red Bulls on Sunday, traits that were on display for Aaron Schoenfelds second goal of the afternoon in the 80th minute that put the match away. Read More
CSN Washington 9 hours ago

Depth leads United to win over Tauro FC

The quality of depth on United’s roster came through in a 1-0 win to finish the group stage of the Champions League with a perfect 4-0 record.
Oregonian 9 hours ago
Photos: Small Paraguay soccer team hits it big

Photos: Small Paraguay soccer team hits it big

Capiata has a tiny fan base, and everything about the club is modest
The Crew 11 hours ago
Crew still fighting for third seed in Eastern Conference

Crew still fighting for third seed in Eastern Conference

Thirty-three matches have not been enough to cement the Crews position in the Eastern Conference, although it has been enough to guarantee it an MLS Cup Playoff spot. To that end, where and who the Crew will play in the Playoffs is entirely up for grabs. The Black & Gold can still finish anywhere between third and fifth, although their odds of capturing at least the fourth seed dramatically increased following last weekends dream situation of a win over New York and a Sporting Kansas City loss at Philadelphia. Here is the relevant portion of the standings: Read More
Columbus Dispatch 12 hours ago

Soccer | Crew: Schoenfeld’s big week has goals, a ‘yes’ from her

Aaron Schoenfeld is hoping for an extended encore to one of the greatest weeks of his life. The Crew forward scored two goals in a game for the first time in his Major League Soccer career on Sunday in a 3-1 win against the New York Red Bulls. Exactly one week before, Schoenfeld proposed to his girlfriend of six years, Rachel Saunders, on the bridge at Creekside Gahanna.

4 months after bite, Suarez to face Real Madrid

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Few might remember his knee surgery just three weeks before the World Cup, or the two goals he scored in a 2-1 victory over England in his first match in the tournament. The last and most memorable image of Luis Suarez is the striker biting Giorgio Chiellini in the shoulder in a group stage match against Italy, a play that earned him a four-month suspension. All eyes will be on the 27-year old Uruguayan, even as his teammate Lionel Messi is one goal shy of the league's career scoring record, and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has already scored 15 goals in eight...
Washington Post 14 hours ago

Soccer Insider: D.C. United wins 4th straight Champions League group match, clinches high seed

In the process of closing out CONCACAF Champions League group play with a perfect record, D.C. United also secured one of the top three seeds in next spring’s quarterfinals. United had already secured passage to the next stage, and with a 1-0 victory at Tauro in Panama City, the MLS club won its fourth consecutive match to climb the seeding chart. Read full article >>

D.C. United wins 4th straight Champions League group match, clinches high seed

In the process of closing out CONCACAF Champions League group play with a perfect record, D.C. United also secured one of the top three seeds in next spring’s quarterfinals. United had already secured passage to the next stage, and with a 1-0 victory at Tauro in Panama City, the MLS club won its fourth consecutive […]
Oregonian 14 hours ago

Portland Timbers are eliminated from CONCACAF Champions League play after 3-1 loss to CD Olimpia

The Portland Timbers were eliminated from CONCACAF Champions League play Tuesday after falling 3-1 to CD Olimpia in Honduras.
Washington Post 18 hours ago

D.C. United caps perfect run through Champions League group stage

D.C. United defeated Tauro FC, 1-0, Tuesday in Panama City to cap a perfect group-stage campaign in the CONCACAF Champions League and secure a top-four seed in next spring’s quarterfinals. United (4-0-0) had clinched first place in the group last month and, with the MLS season taking priority, sent a secondary roster to the finale against Tauro (0-4-0). Read full article >>

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