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Portland Timbers

Darlington Nagbe of the Portland Timbers puts a shot on goal during the first half of the game against the Seattle Sounders (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Timbers Hold Off Sounders 3-2 To Advance

Making their first trip to the playoffs, the Portland Timbers held off the late-charging Sounders 3-2 Thursday night to advance to Major League Soccer’s Western Conference final.

1090 The Fan–11/08/2013

Clint Dempsey (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

Johnson Gives Seattle 1-0 Win Over Rival Portland

Clint Dempsey’s introduction to the Cascadia rivalry came before one of the largest crowds in Major League Soccer history and was filled with pushes and shoves, harsh tackles and heated words. And Seattle got the better of its rivals from Portland.

1090 The Fan–08/26/2013

Seattle Sounders defender DeAndre Yedlin at CenturyLink field practice. photo by Bill Swartz, 1090theFan

Sounders-Timbers More Than A Soccer Match

Special games and events require special treatment by the players and fans who participate.  Seattle Sounders defender DeAndre Yedlin spent nearly three hours coming up with an extra special hair cut for Sunday night’s Northwest […]

1090 The Fan–08/23/2013

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Seattle Sounders FC, Portland Timbers on National TV Saturday

On a day normally reserved for American football, football of the other sort will take a national stage Saturday with a rivalry match between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers.

09/14/2012