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Tacoma News-Tribune Apr 26, 2015

Recap: Seattle vs. Portland

Clint Dempsey's second-half goal proved to be the difference on Sunday as the Seattle Sounders FC came away with a 1-0 win over the Portland Timbers at CenturyLink Field.

Dempsey's 77th minute goal lifts Seattle past Portland 1-0

SEATTLE (AP) — Clint Dempsey again got the better of Portland, scoring in his fourth straight game against Seattle's rival with a 77th-minute goal in the Sounders' 1-0 victory over the Timbers on Sunday night. A long throw-in from Dylan Remick into the Portland penalty area found Dempsey and he was able to flick a header to Rose open in the middle of the box. Kwarasey stopped Rose's left-footed shot with a diving save, but could not secure the ball and it wiggled free just enough for Dempsey to charge and guide it into the goal. Portland's Diego Valeri was available off the bench for the...
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015

Seattle Sounders 1, Portland Timbers 0: Live chat recap

What's your prediction? Who are the key players in this matchup? Add your questions and predictions and join us in the live chat during the game in the comments below.
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015

Portland Timbers fall 1-0 to Seattle Sounders in Cascadia Cup rivalry match

SEATTLE, Wash. - Seattle Sounders striker Clint Dempsey scored in the second half as the Portland Timbers (2-3-3, 9 points) fell 1-0 to Seattle (4-2-1, 13 points) in front of 41,451 fans at CenturyLink Field.
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015
Timbers lose to Sounders on Clint Dempsey's goal: Describe the loss in 5 words or less

Timbers lose to Sounders on Clint Dempsey's goal: Describe the loss in 5 words or less

Frustrated? Disappointed? Or is this what you expected? In 5 words or less, how would you describe the Portland Timbers loss to the Seattle Sounders?
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015
Portland Timbers fans in Seattle for rivalry game with Sounders: Your Cascadia Cup photos

Portland Timbers fans in Seattle for rivalry game with Sounders: Your Cascadia Cup photos

Portland Timbers fans have packed themselves in planes, trains and automobiles and made the trip north for their team's Cascadia Cup rivalry matchup with the Seattle Sounders at CenturyLink Field. Here's a look at you -- the fans -- through your Twitter and Instagram photos during match day in Seattle.
Toronto Sun Apr 26, 2015
Stingy defence helps TFC snap out of funk in Orlando

Stingy defence helps TFC snap out of funk in Orlando

Amid calls for their manager's head, major questions concerning the club's marquee players and endless criticism of its embattled defence, Toronto FC turned this never-ending road trip around Sunday night in Central Florida with a soul-searching shutout win over expansion side Orlando City.
Columbus Dispatch Apr 26, 2015

Crew Review: Everything is clicking for Crew

Visiting Philadelphia was no match for Crew SC on Saturday night as the hosts broke through for four goals in a dominating 4-1 win. The Crew has won two straight, is undefeated in four straight and has outscored its past two opponents 7-1. Each member of the team’s four primary attacking players has scored, and the defense put together the longest scoreless streak in four years. It’s a long way to the postseason, but everything looks sunny in the Crew’s future at this point of the season.
Washington Post Apr 26, 2015

D.C. United remains on a roll following 2-1 win over Vancouver

D.C. United’s match against the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night was marked by the return of a star forward, an understaffed bench, concession of a goal after 70 seconds, an equalizer by a defender, the loss of another goalkeeper, the debut of a rookie goalie, a man advantage for 48 minutes, a precision go-ahead goal and an anarchic finish.Read full article >>
Countdown to 6:30 PT: Sounders-Timbers

Countdown to 6:30 PT: Sounders-Timbers

It is cloudy at CenturyLink, but no rain, about two hours before the Sounders and Timbers meet. The game will be shown on FS1, heard on the usual radio outlets, and blogged here with updates and comments on Twitter @donruiztnt.
Reign’s Little BBC women’s footballer of year

Reign’s Little BBC women’s footballer of year

Here’s the word from the club: BBC World Service has announced the shortlist for the inaugural BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year and included in the list is Reign FC midfielder and Scottish international Kim Little. The five shortlisted footballers are: Verónica Boquete (Spain and FFC Frankfurt) Nadine Kessler (Germany and VFL Wolfsburg) Kim Little (Scotland and Seattle Reign FC) Marta (Brazil and FC Rosengard) Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria and Liverpool) The shortlist was announced during Canada Calling on BBC World Service’s program Sportsworld. Broadcasting live on BBC World Service...
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015

Portland Timbers at Seattle Sounders game day preview: Players to watch

The players to watch for the Portland Timbers are Adam Kwarasey, Nat Borchers and Dairon Asprilla. The players to watch for the Seattle Sounders are Clint Dempsey, Obafemi Martins and Marco Pappa.
Oregonian Apr 26, 2015
Sporting events, on the air for Sunday, April 26

Sporting events, on the air for Sunday, April 26

Local sporting events and games on the air for Sunday, April 26.
CSN Washington Apr 26, 2015

Espindola's return leads United past Whitecaps

Although he didn't record a goal, Fabian Espindola's presence on the field helped D.C. United get their first-ever win in Vancouver.

MLS Player News

  • 1 Pablo Mastroeni

    Pablo Mastroeni

    Colorado Rapids have road ahead this week on MLS trip

  • 1 Darlington Nagbe

    Darlington Nagbe

    Timbers' Darlington Nagbe on 1-0 loss at Seattle: 'They finished their chances and we didn't'

  • 1 Clint Dempsey

    Clint Dempsey

    An analysis of Dempsey's game-winning goal celebration

  • 1 Bright Dike

    Bright Dike

    TFC's Bright Dike sent to San Antonio on loan

  • 1 Adam Kwarasey

    Adam Kwarasey

    Timbers goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey describes Clint Dempsey's goal

MLS Photos

MLS Schedule Apr 28th

  • Post season schedule