Even after the first leg at 0-0 on aggregate, the Portland Timbers journey to face Sporting Kansas City Thursday night in the second leg of the Audi 2018 MLS Cup Playoffs Western Conference Championship, presented by Oregon Lottery. Kickoff at Children's Mercy Park is 6:30pm PT on ESPN.
ESPN will broadcast the game with Adrian Healey (play-by-play), Taylor Twellman (analyst) and Sebastian Salazar (field reporter) on the call. ESPN can be seen in Portland on channels 735 on Comcast, 206 on DirecTV, 140 on Dish Network, and 570 on Frontier Fios. Check your local listings for further details.
Jake Zivin (play-by-play), Ross Smith (analyst) and Nat Borchers (field analyst) will provide the radio call on 102.9 FM The Game with a free audio webstream available here.
The Timbers will be wearing their White and Green kits for the match.
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- READ: Cold takes centerstage as Timbers prepare for KC
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- LISTEN: Farley and Goldberg preview leg two on Soccer Made in Portland podcast
- PHOTOS: Timbers arrive and prepare in KC
- WATCH: Villafaña: "When the game opens up, we need to take advantage"
- SKC: Five things to know about #SKCvPOR
- SKC: Leg two no easy task for SKC
How the Timbers can advance past Sporting:
Timbers Viewing Party - McMenamins Crystal Ballroom (1332 W Burnside)
You're invited to join us for our official Pub Party at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom in downtown Portland (1332 W Burnside); kickoff is 6:30pm. Hang out with Timber Joey, Alaska Airlines will be raffling a pair of vouchers to anywhere Alaska Airlines flies and there will also be other Timbers giveaways/prizes.
All ages welcome.
Can't make it to the Crystal Ballroom? View a complete list of Timbers pub partners.