The Portland Timbers 2 take on English Premier League side Newcastle United tonight in the year's lone mid-season friendly. The Timbers will be running out a mixed lineup of T2 players and loaned down first teamers and will be facing a preseason Newcastle lineup lacking several of their stars and new acquisitions, but still with several big names from the EPL on hand.
Watch it on: Streaming on Timbers.com
Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. PT at Providence Park in Portland, OR
Portland Timbers: 9-7-5 in MLS, 7th overall
Newcastle United: 10-19-9 in 2014-15 season, 15th overall