Is Juan headed for a breakout 2023?
The Colombian defender, who joined the Portland Timbers last August as a young Designated Player, scored the team's first goal of 2023—and the 600th overall in the Timbers' MLS history.
Fittingly, MLS named Mosquera to the Team of the Matchday bench for his ridiculous, spinning low-shot in the 7th minute of play—the goal that would eventually stand as the gamewinner. The Timbers won 1-0 against Sporting Kansas City. Read the full article on MLSsoccer.com.
And watch the shot that ignited Providence Park here:
GOAL | Juan David Mosquera cleverly slots in the first Timbers goal of 2023 | 6'