MatchDay: Portland Timbers vs. Chicago Fire, 2011 Home Opener, April 14, 2011

Timbers win 4-2 against Fire, Chat replay below

Timbers vs. Fire Home Opener Fireworks - 4.14.11

Photo Credit: 
Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer

Tonight's JELD-WEN Field inaugural MLS home opener features the Portland Timbers (0-2-1) hosting the Chicago Fire (1-1-1) on April 14, 2011 8:00 p.m. PT live on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes (Spanish) and 95.5 The Game & La Pantera 940 AM (Spanish) on radio.

Making the trip down to the new field to see the game? Check out our guides to Tri-Met, parking, as well as a primer on Day-of-Event policies and stadium information.


Pre-Game Notes PDF:  Stats, preview, storylines
MATCHCENTER: in-game stats
WATCH:  Spencer, Hall, Jewsbury talk about big game
READ:  John Strong's Notes 

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