Coverage of the Major League Soccer clash between Houston and Portland.
Next Game: Colorado Rapids vs. Portland Timbers - Sunday, October 2 at 2am in Major League Soccer
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Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson backs Wayne Rooney to make MLS switchPortland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson says that Wayne Rooney would be a "great signing" for MLS.
Aug 23, 09:14
Steven Taylor completes move to Portland TimbersFormer Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor completes a move to Portland Timbers on a free transfer.
Aug 1, 20:26
Steven Taylor 'to join Portland Timbers'A report claims that former Newcastle United centre-back Steven Taylor is on the verge of signing for MLS side Portland Timbers.
Jul 27, 23:00
Portland Timbers loan Leicester City's Jack BarmbyLeicester City allow young midfielder Jack Barmby to switch to the Portland Timbers on a loan deal until May.
Mar 9, 20:35
Liam Ridgewell joins Brighton & Hove Albion on loanBrighton & Hove Albion sign former Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion defender Liam Ridgewell on a short-term loan deal from Portland Timbers.
Dec 30, 17:26
Caleb Porter: 'MLS Cup win has not sunk in'Portland Timbers head coach Caleb Porter admits that his side's MLS Cup victory has still not sunk in.
Dec 7, 04:39
Result: Portland Timbers clinch first ever MLS CupPortland Timbers beat Columbus Crew 2-1 in Ohio to clinch their first ever MLS Cup.
Dec 6, 23:23
Result: Portland Timbers book MLS Cup spotPortland Timbers reach the MLS Cup with a 5-3 aggregate win in the Western Conference final after sharing a 2-2 draw in the second leg of their tie with FC Dallas.
Nov 30, 00:15
Result: Portland Timbers secure two-goal advantage over DallasPortland Timbers put one foot in the MLS Cup final with a 3-1 first-leg win over Dallas at Providence Park.
Nov 23, 03:15
Liam Ridgewell enjoying MLS playoffs "buzz"Portland Timbers defender Liam Ridgewell says that the MLS Cup playoffs are a pleasure to be involved in ahead of the Western Conference final first leg on Sunday.
Nov 20, 03:47
Darlington Nagbe delighted with first USA senior capDarlington Nagbe reveals his delight at making his USA debut in the 6-1 win over St Vincent & the Grenadines on Friday.
Nov 16, 03:23
Result: Fanendo Adi fires Portland Timbers past Vancouver WhitecapsFanendo Adi and Diego Chara score as Portland Timbers beat Vancouver Whitecaps 2-0 to progress to the MLS Western Conference final.
Nov 9, 05:33
Result: David Ousted heroics denies Portland Timbers advantageDavid Ousted pulls off a string of key saves as Vancouver Whitecaps earn a hard-fought 0-0 draw in Portland in the first leg of their Eastern Conference semi-final.
Nov 2, 00:28
Result: Portland Timbers edge out Sporting Kansas City in dramatic shootoutPortland Timbers goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey scores from the spot before denying Jon Kempin to clinch a dramatic penalty shootout win over Sporting Kansas City.
Oct 30, 05:09
Result: Portland through to MLS playoffsPortland Timbers thrash Colorado Rapids 4-1 to seal an MLS Cup playoff spot.
Oct 26, 01:22
Result: Five-star Portland Timbers turnaround stuns Los Angeles GalaxyPortland Timbers produce a rousing second half to come from behind and beat Los Angeles Galaxy 5-2, courtesy of a brace from Fanendo Adi.
Oct 19, 02:11
Result: Second-half Fanendo Adi penalty gives Portland Timbers win at Real Salt LakeThe Portland Timbers secure a 1-0 victory over Western Conference rivals Real Salt Lake thanks to a second-half Fanendo Adi penalty.
Oct 15, 07:18
MLS roundup: New England Revolution lose out to Chicago FireSports Mole rounds up the latest round of fixtures from the MLS.
Oct 4, 07:55
Result: Fanendo Adi strikes twice as Portland Timbers win away to Columbus CrewPortland Timbers record an away victory over Columbus Crew thanks to a brace from Nigerian forward Fanendo Adi.
Sep 27, 02:33
Result: New York Red Bulls clasp one hand on MLS Cup spot with Portland Timbers winNew York Red Bulls return top of the Eastern Conference with a comfortable 2-0 win away to Portland Timbers.
Sep 21, 00:06