Result: New York Red Bulls 3-2 Portland Timbers

New York Red Bulls come from two goals down to earn a dramatic 3-2 win over Portland Timbers at the Red Bull Arena.

New York Red Bulls have come from two goals down to beat Portland Timbers 3-2 at the Red Bull Arena.

The win has lifted Hans Backe's side to within two points of Eastern Conference leaders Sporting Kansas City.

The visitors took the lead after only eight minutes when Bright Dike finished off a counter attack by finding the top corner.

It was 2-0 midway through the half thanks to Darlington Nagbe's strike following another break.

New York got themselves back into the match on 42 minutes through Kenny Cooper's header and they were level at the break as Tim Cahill scored his first goal for his new club.

The turaround was complete with just eight minutes remaining courtesy of Heath Pearce's second goal of the campaign.

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Eastern Conference

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1Toronto25147444271749
2New York City FCNY City24143748321645
3Chicago Fire25125845321341
4Montreal ImpactMontreal2410683936336
5Columbus Crew26113123637-136
6Atlanta UnitedAtlanta2210573628835
7Philadelphia UnionPhiladelphia2385103129229
8New England RevolutionNew England2385103837129
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10Orlando City2477102335-1228
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1Sporting Kansas CityKansas25911529191038
2Houston DynamoHouston24107742321037
3Seattle SoundersSeattle2410773731637
4Portland TimbersPortland2610794543237
5Dallas239953326736
6San Jose EarthquakesEarthquakes249692633-733
7Vancouver WhitecapsVancouver229493232031
8Real Salt LakeSalt Lake2685133143-1229
9Los Angeles GalaxyLA Galaxy2365123242-1023
10Colorado RapidsColorado2264122230-822
11Minnesota UnitedMinnesota Utd2364132949-2022
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