Timbers battle AC Milan U-21s tonight at PGE Park

The Timbers battle AC Milan Primavera (U-21) tonight at PGE Park. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Listen to Timbers broadcaster Andy McNamara call the action live on portlandtimbers.com. Follow the match with an up-to-the-minute match & stat tracker.

Scoring Summary:

Match Highlights:

Timbers vs. AC Milan kickoff at 7:10 p.m.

10th - POR: Troy Ready breaks free into Milan box, called offside

12th - POR: free kick from just outside the penalty area, Higgins' ball is cleared easily by the Milan back line

15th - ACM: Guerci shot on goal, poor effort from the Portland back line, Enrico Travini blasts from the top of the area, Elfvin pushes the ball over the cross bar for a Milan corner

17th - POR: Ambriz breaks free on a through ball from Taylor, offsides

24th - POR: Taylor finds space inside the box and drives home the Timbers first goal of the match, assist by Ambriz
Portland 1 AC Milan 0

 30th - ACM: Free kick from 40 yards out; the Portland back line holds strong and easily stops the attack

31st - ACM: Ruggeri goes into the book, yellow card

34th - POR: Lee Morrison issued a yellow card

37th - ACM: Travaini can not finish a brilliant pass from Ancelloti from the top of the area; goal kick

43rd - POR: Jamie Ambriz breaks free but the pass from Olum is too strong, GK Offredi scoops up the ball

End of first half: POR 1, ACM 0

Beginning of the second half, Portland with possession

46th -  POR:  Gregor on for Olum; Meissner on for Ready

47th - ACM: Da Ros fires a shot into the side of the net; goal kick

48th - ACM: Travaini into the referee's book; yellow card

53rd - POR: Yellow card for Higgins

55th - POR: Jaime Ambriz sends a beautiful cross into the box; Hauge's header bounces past the left post

 

56th - POR: Andrew Gregor receives a red card; Portland down to 10 men

60th - ACM: Corner taken by Candi; strike by Guerci blocked by Elfvin, Portland gains possession

62nd - ACM: Aubameyang on for Ruggeri

63rd- POR: Griffen on for Marcum; Lara in for Taylor

66th - ACM: Enrico Travaini gets through the Portland defense and chips the ball over Eflvin into the back of the net

POR 1 ACM 1

68th - ACM: Rampinini goes into the referee's book, yellow card

72nd - ACM: Guerci sends his shot well over the cross bar wasting a beautiful pass from Umunegbu

73rd - POR: Harrington on for Ambriz

78th - ACM: Enrico Da Ros fires a shot well over the cross bar from the top of the box wasting a golden opportunity

82nd - ACM: Flena on for Romano

87th - ACM: Cattelan on for Da Ros

89th - ACM: Umunegbu breaks free into the box and fires a well placed shot but is denied by Elfvin

90th - 2 minutes stoppage time

End of Regulation: POR 1 ACM 1; match moves to penalty kicks

POR: Griffin finds the net in the lower right corner

POR 1 ACM 0

ACM: Guerci hits the crossbar

POR 1 ACM 0

POR: Harrington hits the net with a well placed shot into the right corner

POR 2 ACM 0

ACM: Cattelan sends his effort well left of the post

POR 2 ACM 0

POR: Lara fires his shot into the back of the net past the diving keeper

POR 3 ACM 0

ACM: Rampinini catches Elfvin leaning the wrong way and hits the back of the net

POR 3 ACM 1

POR: Morrison hits the clincher with no doubts

POR 4 ACM 1

Final Score:

Portland Timbers 1 AC Milan Primavera 1

Portland wins on penalties (4-1)

Stats:
First Half:

POR: Taylor (Ambriz), 24

Second Half:

ACM: Travaini, 66

Lineups:

POR: GK Eflvin, D Knowles, D Morrison, D Marcum, D Higgins, M Dombrowski, M Taylor, M Olum, M Ready, F Hague, F Ambriz

ACM: GK Offredi, D Flena, D Ruggeri, D Vitofrancesco, D Darmian, M Ancellotti, M Umunegbu, M Guerci, M Travaini, F Da Ros, F Candi