Talk Timbers

Airing every week on Wednesday nights at 6:00pm PT on 102.9 FM The Game / 750 AM, Talk Timbers brings in players, writers, coaches and more to discuss all things Timbers related. A podcast version is made available here on Thursday.

Listen to the podcast via the embedded player here, RSS feed, or download via iTunes.

Follow @TimbersFC on Twitter for show updates and guests.


Jorge Villafaña, Mike Golub | Talk Timbers | Feb. 26, 2020
Hosts Judah Newby, Jake Zivin and Joe Sleven talk about the team's opening loss to Minnesota and how they're approaching Nashville SC. They also chat with Timbers defender Jorge Villafaña, president of business Mike Golub and with Drake Hills of the Tennessean.


Breaking Lines

Hosted by and senior content producer Richard Farley, Breaking Lines is a weekly podcast that tries to get beyond the field at what's happening in the Portland soccer world. Published Tuesdays during the season you can listen to the podcast via the embedded player here, RSS feed, or download via iTunes.

Follow @RichardFarley on Twitter for show updates.

Emily Menges on her time in Australia and her road back to Portland | Breaking Lines | Apr. 8, 2020
Only two players have been with the Thorns longer than Emily Menges, making her, Christine Sinclair and Tobin Heath the most tenured NWSL players in Portland. Perhaps as relevant for the 2020 season, the trio are the only players who experienced the team’s other makeover - the one it undertook after missing the 2015 postseason.

On this episode of Breaking Lines, we talked to Menges about her team’s rebuilt squad, Portland’s new, clearer priorities for the 2020 campaign, and what it means to be a Thorn. Before that, though, we ask about what took her to the Australian league for the first time this offseason, what it was like trying to make her way back to the U.S. amid COVID-19’s spread, and what her life is life right now, with teammates at a distance..