CenturyLink Man of the Match @ Houston Dynamo: Troy Perkins

Perkins picks up MOTM honors for third match in a row

Troy Perkins, MOTM @ Houston

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Was there really any question? Troy Perkins put on a clinic of timely and stellar saves on Tuesday night to help the Portland Timbers pull out a road point in the 0-0 draw against the Houston Dynamo. It was his second straight shutout and third in his last four starts.

While the Portland offense was held scoreless, Perkins was credited with seven saves on the night. Though Diego Chara, Lovel Palmer, and Hanyer Mosquera all helped defensively for the boys in green, it was clear that Perkins was the lynchpin holding the line for Portland.

And with a whopping 94% of the vote, you agree: Troy Perkins is your CenturyLink Man of the Match vs. Houston Dynamo.

Troy Perkins - 94%
Diego Chara - 3%
Lovel Palmer - 2%
Hanyer Mosquera - 2%

(Percentages being rounded up)

That is Troy Perkins' third CenturyLink Man of the Match in a row. Congratulations to Troy and be sure to visit www.facebook.com/portlandtimbers to vote on future MOTM selections.