The Portland Timbers defeated the LA Galaxy 1-0 on Friday night to advance to become the first team to advance to the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals.
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Sporting Kansas City and the Portland Timbers kept their respective unbeaten runs intact in a 0-0 draw on Saturday night.
MLS has produced plenty of CONCACAF talent over the years, but 2018 sees a first as two players will be at the World Cup with a South American team.
Diego Valeri delivered a second-half equalizer, and the Portland Timbers salvaged a 1-1 draw with the visiting LA Galaxy on Saturday.
Samuel Armenteros scored twice as the Portland Timbers extended their franchise-record winning streak to six with a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rapids
Samuel Armenteros scored his first MLS goal in the 81st minute and the Portland Timbers won their fifth-straight game with a 2-1 victory over LAFC.
Sebastian Blanco scored in the 86th minute and the Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 1-0 on Sunday in the 100th match between the rivals.
Sigi Schmid has been gone awhile but now Caleb Porter is too, and both sides appear in flux. Still, this series' deeper significance remains.
The Portland Timbers earned just a second win of the MLS season, while ending New York City FC's unbeaten run with a 3-0 win at Providence Park.
Portland TImbers owner Merritt Paulson is being fined by Major League Soccer for comments he made about the match official after a loss to Orlando.
While the top four teams remain unchanged in the Power Rankings, the Portland Timbers moved up six spots after notching their first victory.
|Sporting Kansas City||15||8||5||2||+14||29|
|Real Salt Lake||15||7||1||7||-10||22|
|Minnesota United FC||14||5||1||8||-9||16|
|Seattle Sounders FC||13||3||2||8||-7||11|
|San Jose Earthquakes||15||2||4||9||-7||10|