The Timbers saw their 15-game unbeaten streak come to an end Saturday, dropping a 2-1 result to Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Providence Park. Here are three key #StatMan takeaways from #PORvVAN.
9Diego Valeri scored his club-leading ninth goal of the season to go with his 10 assists. Valeri is one of two players in MLS to have both nine-plus goals and nine-plus assists in 2018.
26 Portland attempted 26 shots in the match, which is tied for third-most shots ever attempted by the Timbers in an MLS match. The 26 shots are also tied for fifth-most attempted by an MLS team this season.
69.3 The Timbers maintained 69.3 percent of the possession against Vancouver. That is the highest amount of possession the Timbers have ever had for an MLS match.