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Cristhian Paredes 36', Valeri 40', Cristhian Paredes 80', Jeremy Ebobisse 87', Dairon Asprilla 93'
Los Angeles Galaxy LAG
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Efrain Alvarez 83', Diego Polenta 93'
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Portland Timbers 4-0 LA Galaxy: Timbers give LA an ice bucket

Diego Valeri celebrating after scoring against LA Galaxy

Final Score | Portland Timbers 4-0 LA Galaxy, MLS

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Final game stats!

possession
52.1% 47.9%
possession/5 minutes
  • 0
  • 15
  • 30
  • 45
  • 60
  • 75
  • 90
  • 66% 33%
  • 43% 56%
  • 37% 63%
  • 60% 39%
  • 47% 52%
  • 60% 39%
  • 71% 28%
  • 45% 54%
  • 47% 52%
  • 50% 49%
  • 50% 50%
  • 18% 82%
  • 61% 38%
  • 38% 61%
  • 53% 46%
  • 66% 33%
  • 77% 22%
  • 61% 38%
Yellow cards
3
3
red cards
1
2
fouls won
12
4
fouls commited
5
12
lost balls
122
125
ball recovered
79
64
offsides
1
0
penalties
0
0
goalkeeper interventions
6
6
93

GAME OVER! Galaxy suffers and endures four goals on the road!

91

Timbers - In goes Asprilla for Blanco

90

Three minutes of added time!

89

Galaxy is clearly frustrated, and the mood on the field is quite hot!

87

GOOOOOAAAAL EBOBISSE! Portland is having a field party with Galaxy!

What a GOAL!

85

The game is back on after the delay for Alvarez red, and Loria's injury

83

Efrain Alvarez picks up a red card, and Galaxy is left with 10

82

Timbers - In goes Flores for Valeri

80

GO-LA-ZOOOO!! Parades gets its second of the night to increase even more Portland's lead!

79

LA Galaxy - In goes Boateng for Antuna

78

Galaxy keeps trying but Portland is more clear in their attempts

76

Timbers - In goes Loria for Brian Fernandez

74

CLARK IS SHINING TONITE! Zlatan to Antuna, but the Portland's goalie cross is perfect to block the LA goal

72

Los Angeles is failing to create dangerous plays, and Portland recovers the ball and starts a new counter attack, to try and surprise Bingham

70

Galaxy with the collective play finds its way through to Clark net, but the Timbers keeper is well on spot to block the attempt

69

LA Galaxy - In goes Efraín Alvarez for Fabio Alvarez

68

The back and forth rhythm is there, with the Timbers letting LA have the initiative...

66

Timbers with a new chance, but this time the LA galaxy defense is on spot and manages to stop the attack

64

Galaxy keeps pushing to find a clearing, with Portland letting have the ball while waiting for the counter attack

62

Portland with the ball now have pushed Galaxy to its side of the field, but the LA side manages to take the ball out and starts creating the play forward

60

The yellow party is on! this time the card goes to Feltscher

58

BINGHAAAM !!! Valeri with a long strike from outside the box, but the LA goalie manages to block the attempt

57

Polenta picks up a yellow card for an incident with Paredes

Barros Schelotto moving the board, to find its way back onto the game and score...

56

LA Galaxy - In goes Sebastian Lletget for Julian Araujo

55

Zlatan and company are controling the ball looking to get to Portland's box, they create chances, but once the Timbers recover the ball, their counter attacks are dangerous!

53

CLOOOOOOSEEEEEE!! The counter attack strategy is working for Timbers, they found a great clearing with Valeri but his attempt passes by close to Bingham's net

52

Galaxy is controling the ball and pressuring up front but are unable to find a space between the lines

50

BINGHAAAAAM !!! Portland with a new counter attack for the third goal of the night, but the LA goalie saves the team one more time!

48

Portland rhythm at this half is a bit slower but still they're controling the ball, with Galaxy trying to take it back

47

CLAAAAARK !!!! Galaxy pressuring hard the Timbers goalie, but Clark manages to block every attempt to keep his net at zero!

45

Second half is underway!

Bingham saving Galaxy for as long as he could

First half stats!

possession
52.1% 47.9%
possession/5 minutes
  • 0
  • 15
  • 30
  • 45
  • 60
  • 75
  • 90
  • 66% 33%
  • 43% 56%
  • 35% 64%
  • 60% 39%
  • 47% 52%
  • 62% 37%
  • 71% 28%
  • 45% 54%
  • 47% 52%
Yellow cards
3
0
red cards
0
0
fouls won
5
2
fouls commited
3
5
lost balls
62
62
ball recovered
42
30
offsides
0
0
penalties
0
0
goalkeeper interventions
2
3

That play from Diego Valeri, legit!

Cristhian Paredes strikes first!

45+2

WHISTLE! Timbers go to the locker room with a 2-0 advantage!

45

The ref adds two more minutes

44

Los Angeles are looking messy and desperate this last minutes of the first half, but are trying hard to score at least one before the whistle

42

Galaxy is not giving up and is pressuring hard to score, however Portland has all the momentum now

40

GOOOOOAAAAAAL VALERII !!!! After the counter attack Portland increases its lead!

39

Galaxy wants to tie the game before half time and are pressuring hard up front but Valeri creates the counter attack!

37

GOOOOOAAAAAL PAREDES!!! Timbers score to take the 1-0 lead!

36

Portland keeps pressuring hard up front looking to score, Galaxy needs to wake up and pressure the Timbers more!

34

Galaxy creates the play from behind, but Atuna's center to Zlatan goes way too long!

32

Zlatan gets mad, after the ref calls him for foul, and starts to discuss with him, Jona arrives to calm things out, but Ibra looks quite unhappy

30

Portland arrives more to Bingham's net, although they haven't been able to finish a play...

28

CORNER!! Galaxy with a great chance to open the score, and after a series of rebounds Timbers manages to take out the ball from danger

26

Portland is looking more in control and are more dangerous in attack, while Galaxy is trying to find themselves back in the field

25

Jona with the tactical foul, stops the Timbers counter attack

24

Zambrano picks up a yellow card for a foul on Antuna

22

BINGHAAAAM!! This time the LA goalie blocks Brian Fernandez shot to save Galaxy!

21

Valeri trying on goal again but Bingham denies the striker and keeps his net at zero!

20

Polenta was trying to find Zlatan who was in front the box, but he sends the ball to long for the captain to do something

18

The LA side with the ball now as they're trying to move forward with the collective play, but there are no clear spaces as Portland is well on spot

17

The Timbers are now controling the ball and are pressuring Galaxy hard up front!

15

Paredes picks up a yellow for simulation, as he was trying to win a penalty

14

Galaxy takes out the ball and tries to reach Clark's side, however Portland recovers the ball, and Valeri tries again with a long strike but sends it to the stands!

13

Timbers finds its way into Galaxy's side, but Valeri is unable to find a way to score

13

Galaxy with the short shot tries to play the ball to the area, and the attempt ends in nothing!

12

CORNER!!!! Zlatan with a great combination with Antuna found a clearing but the defense is on spot to send the ball to the left corner!

10

Foul! Zlatan wants to take the ball from Paredes but the Swede is call for foul!

8

Both teams are fighting for the ball, Antuna gets its and creates a great chance for Zlatan but his strike goes wide over the Timbers box!

6

Galaxy answers right away and tried to take Steve Clark by surprise!

5

CLOSE! Brian Fernandez takes advantage of the counter attack to stike on goalm but the ball goes outside the net!

4

The Timbers recover the ball and start the counter attack creating real danger for Bingham!

3

Galaxy so far is taking the lead by pressuring up front and pushing Portland onto their side of the field

2

Both squads started with a lot of intensity looking to take control of the ball early in the game!

The game is on at Providence Park!

Zlatan warming up

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has six games with multiple goals this year, only two players since 2007 have had more in a single season, Josef Martinez in 2018 and Bradley Wright-Phillips in 2016 each with seven.

Warmups underway!

Timbers' Diego Valeri needs two goals to become the sixth player in league history with 75+ goals and 75+ assists in a career.

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Galaxy need one win to equal their road win record from last season. Right now thay have four wins in nine road games.

The Timbers have hosted the Galaxy nine times before, losing just twice with 4 wins and 3 draws. They have never been shut out at home by Galaxy averaging 1.9 goals per game

LA Galaxy has arrived!

AS to follow, Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Zlatan has shown he is the best in the league, and although Carlos Vela is the top scorer this season, the Swede has shown what he's capable of doing when he is in the field.

LA Galaxy starting XI

LA Galaxy

Galaxy has had a very irregular season so far, but if Zlatan arrives at this match keeping his great momentum, the LA squad is a clear candidate to take the championship.

Providence Park looking ready for tonight!

AS to follow, Brian Fernández: The Argentine is the player who has changed the face of Portland Timbers, allowing them to dream of earning an MLS playoff ticket.

Timbers starting lineup

Portland Timbers

The Timbers has just won the Cascadia Classic against Seattle Sounders, thanks to Brian Fernandez double, who allowed Portland to take the 2-1 victory, besides summing a six-game without losing streak.

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The Timbers have been on the rise in recent weeks, adding six games without losing, however, is still not enough to be in playoffs spots. This Saturday they will take on the LA Galaxy at Providence Park, hoping to put an end to Zlatan Ibrahimovic momentum.

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Portland Timbers vs LA Galaxy game from Providence Park tonight in Portland! Kick-off coming your way at 22:30 ET.

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Portland Timbers vs LA Galaxy game from Providence Park tonight in Portland! Kick-off coming your way at 22:30 ET.