NFL, MLB, CFL stats

Timbers Square off against Seattle Sounders FC Tonight at CenturyLink Field

September 6, 2020 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Portland Timbers News Release

The Portland Timbers square off against Seattle Sounders FC tonight; kickoff is set for 7 p.m. (Pacific) at CenturyLink Field. The match will feature a regional television broadcast on ROOT SPORTS, with local radio broadcasts on 750 The Game (English) and La GranD 1150AM/93.5 FM (Spanish).

Tonight's contest marks the 109th all-time meeting between Portland and Seattle since the 1975 season and the 35th across all competitions in the MLS era. Notably, the Timbers are unbeaten (2-0-1) in their last three regular-season road matches against Sounders FC. Individually, Diego Valeri has tallied five goals and eight assists in 19 career regular-season appearances against Seattle. Diego Chara has played 22 regular-season matches against Sounders FC, which is the most by any player in the fixture in Portland's MLS era.

• Discuss this story on the Major League Soccer message board...

Major League Soccer Stories from September 6, 2020

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.