Tifo: Inside the Timbers Army

Get a behind-the-scenes look at how the Timbers Army created the tifo for the match vs. Seattle

As the Portland Timbers prepare to head north to take on the Seattle Sounders in the first leg of the 2013 MLS Cup Playoffs Western Conference semifinals, it seems a good time to take a look back at the last time these two clubs faced off and the environment created in the stadium. The Timbers Army went all out to create a truly unique tifo display. MLSsoccer.com takes a closer look.

”Tifo: Inside the Timbers Army,” provides a look at one of the largest and most passionate supporters groups in all of sports. The independent supporters group of the Timbers, known as the Timbers Army, are notorious for their passionate and enthusiastic presence at all matches. Follow the creation and unveiling of the tifo, a visual display, when the Timbers’ battle their biggest rivals, the Seattle Sounders. The videos is also available in HD to fans using Apple TV or the league’s free Matchday app (iPhone, iPad, and Android phones and tablets).

Here's a quick summary Instagram video of the memorable 1-0 victory.