Tonight’s win was Portland’s 16th of the 2021 MLS season. The 16 wins are a new team record for most wins in a season in the team’s MLS era.

7 and 6

Sebastián Blanco likes to score against RSL. In 10 all time regular-season games, the midfielder has seven goals and six assists.

300 and 50

Timbers assistant coach Miles Joseph joined the team in 2018. The former teammate of head coach Giovanni Savarese while with the New Jersey/New York MetroStars, Joseph had previously been an assistant coach with Real Salt Lake, New York City FC and Orlando City SC. Tonight marked his 300th career MLS game as an assistant coach and 50th MLS win while a member of Savarese’s coaching staff.