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Portland Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake Match Thread [6:00]

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The Timbers are prepared to play the 90 most important minutes of the season as they battle back from 2-0 down against Real Salt Lake.

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The Portland Timbers take on Real Salt Lake in the second leg of the MLS Western Conference Final today. Down two goals on aggregate, Portland will need to put forth a herculean effort to force overtime against RSL, let alone to come away with an outright victory. The Timbers, however, are brimming with self-belief and are confident that they will be able to overcome a talented and experienced Salt Lake side.

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General Information

First Leg: 4-2 Real Salt Lake

Watch it on: ESPN

Kick off: 6:00 pm at Jeld-Wen Field

Portland Timbers: 1st seed in the Western Conference. (57 points)

Real Salt Lake: 2nd seed in the Western Conference. (56 points)

Starting Lineups

Portland Timbers: Ricketts, Jewsbury, Danso, Kah, Harrington, Chara, Valeri, W. Johnson ©, Nagbe, Piquionne, Wallace.

Real Salt Lake: Rimando; Palmer, Schuler, Borchers, Beltran; Beckerman, Grabavoy, Gil, Morales; Findley, Sandoval.