The Portland Timbers fought back to score two second half goals but lost 3-2 to Minnesota United FC Saturday night at TCF Bank Stadium. Here are three #StatMan takeaways from #MINvPOR.
2With his 55th minute goal, Alvas Powell tied his career high for goals in a single MLS season with two. The Jamaican international also scored twice in 2017 and 2014.
7Sebastián Blanco scored his seventh goal of the season, becoming the third Timbers player in 2018 with seven or more goals. The midfielder has combined for four goals and assists in his last four matches.
8Defender Jorge Villafaña delivered his first assist since returning to Timbers in the summer transfer window. The assist is the eighth of Villafana's Timbers career, adding to the seven he had in 2014 and 2015.