Timbers Energetic But Lose! TORONTO—Toronto FC’s Dutch connections paid off Saturday as the Reds rebounded from last Saturday’s defeat in Vancouver to beat the Portland Timbers, 2-0. The result was paced by Dutchman Javier Martina, who scored his first two MLS goals to give his countryman Aron Winter his first career win as a manager. [...]
The Portland Timbers today played to a scoreless draw with Sporting Kansas City, bringing to a close a successful 10-day preseason camp at Grande Sports World.
Obafemi Martins scored in 89th minute winner after a blunder by goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny and Laurent Koscielny, giving Birmingham a 2-1 victory over Arsenal in the League Cup final for its first trophy since 1963.
The Portland Timbers earned a 1-1 draw in their first preseason exhibition match of 2011 Friday night, against the Ventura County Fusion!