Rapids vs Portland Timbers, Mar 22

Match Recap

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – On a bitterly cold and snowy day in Colorado, two second-half penalties handed Pablo Mastroeni his first victory as Colorado Rapids head coach and continued the Portland Timbers’ lackluster start to the 2014 season. FULL RECAP.

Full Match Highlights
GOAL: Deshorn Brown follows up on the penalty save
PENALTY GOAL: Vicente Sanchez beats Andrew Weber
SAVE: Donovan Ricketts on Deshorn Brown
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The Colorado Rapids make their home bow for 2014 in a Western Conference clash when they entertain the Portland Timbers on Saturday afternoon at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. The Rapids started their season a week ago, coming away from the New York Red Bulls with a 1-1 draw. The Timbers hit the road for the first time, off a pair of 1-1 draws at home, coming back last weekend for the result against the Chicago Fire. READ MORE