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.
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.
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 […]
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.