Timbers Shut Out Sounders 1-0

In the pouring rain, the Portland Timbers shut out their rival Seattle Sounders 1-0

The match was evenly played, and the only goal came courtesy of the Timbers hottest player, Yimmi Chara:

Chara now has 3 goals in the team’s last 3 matches as they push toward the top of the standings.

Portland’s next match is Sunday against the Vancouver Whitecaps.