The Portland Timbers were defeated by Seattle Sounders FC, 2-1, on Sunday at Providence Park. Here are three key #StatMan takeaways from the match.
9 With his goal in stoppage time, Bill Tuiloma became the ninth Timbers player to scored direct from a free kick in an MLS match. Tuiloma is the first defender to score direct from a free kick for the MLS Timbers.
100 Sunday's match was the 100th meeting between teams named the Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders. The first match between the clubs was played on May 2, 1975.
4 Forward Jeremy Ebobisse made his first start of the season, going 60 minutes in the match. Ebobisse lead the Timbers in shots, attempting four in the match.
Recapping 2021's first Portland-Seattle derby:
- HIGHLIGHTS | Second-half chaos the difference at Providence Park
- BLOW-BY-BLOW | Recapping Sunday's Portland-Seattle battle
- MEDIA | Watch Giovanni Savarese's post-match press conference
- WATCH | Tuiloma talks late goal, derby challenges
- FARLEY | The eight minutes that defined Portland's loss to Seattle
- Day in pictures | Views from a Mother's Day derby in Portland
- #StatMan Three | Ebobisse makes first start of the season
- WATCH | Tuiloma goes over the wall for late goal vs. Seattle