Timbers Tekkers | Timbers back from international break to face LA Galaxy

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The Portland Timbers take on the LA Galaxy Saturday at Dignity Health Sports Park (2pm PT, ESPN). Here are some key numbers to know ahead of the match.


Saturday's match will be the 31st regular season meeting between the Timbers and Galaxy, dating back to the 2011 season. Portland has a record of 11-13-6 against LA.


Forward Felipe Mora will be available for selection in a match for the first time in 189 days. The last match Mora played in was the 2021 MLS Cup on Dec. 11, 2021, when he scored the game-tying goal in the 94th minute.


Mora has registered five goals in six appearances (2 starts) against LA Galaxy, leading the current Timbers roster in the matchup.


Attacker Yimmi Chara has tallied eight assists in eight appearances against the Galaxy. He set a club record of four assists in one match against LA on Oct. 28, 2020.


So far this season, seven players have scored two or more goals for the Timbers (Y. Chara, Bill Tuiloma, Sebastían Blanco, Cristhian Paredes, Jaroslaw Niezgoda, Dairon Asprilla, Nathan Fogaça).