Saunders-Timbers, first half: Portland scores at first opportunity
30 minutes: Jordi Delim had to be called to clash with the referee. Alex Roldan came.
11 ‘: If you were to ask me how not to start the game, that would be. Timbers early.
LINEUPS: I am not surprised by the Sounders tonight. Kelvin Lierdam is back in the squad after resting again in San Jose. With no Brad Smith around, Noho gets another start at LB.
Portland is spinning some, including Jeremy Epubisi who had a concussion. Diego Valerie begins with a short rest.
Hopefully this will be Seattle Sounders’ last game against Portland Timbers in 2020. Both teams are in great shape and can make an argument that they deserve the “best of the West” title. You have to imagine that both coaches view this match as an opportunity to cement their place as the first team in the Western Conference, given that their remaining schedules feature favorable matches for both teams.
From a Sounders’ point of view, a little waking up motivation is needed for this. They are the best team. Let’s do it.
Outside: Joevin Jones (M) – right ankle sprain
Outside: Brad Smith (D) – Right hamstring strain
Out: Trey Moussa (goalkeeper) – concussion
Outside: Xavier Arreaga (D) – Quarantine
Outside: Gustav Svensson (M) – Quarantine
OUTSIDE: Raul Ruediaz (P) – Coronavirus Recovering
Suspended after following warning: Joao Paulo (center)
Outside: Dairon Asprilla (M) – left knee injury
Outside: Blake Bodley (M) – right thigh injury
Outside: Sebastian Blanco (center) – right anterior cruciate ligament injury
Outside: Julio Cascante (D) – left ankle injury
Question: Jeremy Epubisi (F) – Concussion
Question: Marvin Luria (Male) – an abdominal injury
Suspended with following warning: Diego Chara (center)
Referee: Ismail Elfath
Assistant Referees: Cory Parker, Cory Richardson
Fourth official: Farhad Dadjo
Video Technique: Chris I guess
Date / time of the matchThursday, October 22, 7:30 pm
Place: CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington
Streaming online: Fox Sports app, FuboTV (affiliate link), YouTube TV
National TV: FS1
Local Radio: 1090 KFNQ-AM Seattle (Johnson, Weber)
Local Spanish Radio: El Rey 1360 AM (Rodriguez, Macheda, Tapia)
Local Spanish TV: KUNS-TV Univision-Seattle
Highlights will be posted as the match progresses.
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