2019 Timbers Statement Letterhead, 8.19.19

NEW YORK – Portland Timbers forward Brian Fernandez has voluntarily entered MLS’ Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health (“SABH”) Program.

Fernandez will be unavailable for team activities until he has undergone an assessment and is cleared for participation by the SABH Program doctors.

Portland Timbers Club statement:
Our number one priority is Brian’s emotional and physical well-being. Our thoughts are with him.