In the Timbers 1-1 battle against D.C. United on Saturday night it was the defense that impressed, holding the visitors to only one shot on goal. Find out how the team did individually in this week's player ratings.
The Timbers fought to a draw last night with several players putting in solid performances against the probably playoff bound DC United. We break down who stood out the most in this week's Man of the Match picks.
The Portland Timbers managed a draw in a game they dominated, giving up a goal on a penalty kick awarded for a questionable handball. They channeled their frustration toward scoring the equalizer, and Bright Dike finally broke through in the 80th minute.
Portland started slow but found a rhythm offensively, but they were unable to find the goal. The second half was the same story except for a phantom PK call against Portland, but Portland fought back for the draw.