Coming off an impressive victory against Seattle Sounders FC, the Portland Timbers set their sights on league-leading FC Dallas. The Timbers and FC Dallas square off Saturday in Frisco, Texas (6:00pm PT, KPDX). Here are five numbers to know for #DALvPOR in the latest Quick Strikes.
41 Saturday's match will feature the two highest-scoring teams in the Western Conference. Portland has tallied 41 goals in 2016, while FC Dallas has scored 42.
42Valeri, who had two assists in Portland's last match, is now up to 42 assists since his MLS debut in March of 2013. Valeri is the only MLS player in that timespan with 40 or more assists.
50With the victory over Seattle on Sunday, Timbers head coach Caleb Porter has now won 50 regular-season matches as manager of the Timbers. Porter is the third manager ever to record 50 MLS wins while also winning an MLS Cup and College Cup as a head coach, joining Sigi Schmid and Bruce Arena.
150With his start in a 4-2 victory over Seattle Sounders FC on Aug. 28, midfielder Jack Jewsbury became the third player in history to play at least 150 regular-season matches with two different MLS teams, joining Steve Ralston and Bobby Boswell.