Timbers2 fall 4-0 in road match against LAFC2

Timbers2 played their final road match of the season

FULLERTON, Calif. – Timbers2 played their final road match of the season, falling 4-0 to LAFC2 at Titan Stadium on Friday night. Portland wraps up its 2023 MLS NEXT Pro campaign at home next week, playing host to Real Monarchs on Sept. 24 at Providence Park.

Goal-Scoring Plays

LAFC – Leonardo Flores (penalty kick), 32nd minute: Portland was whistled for a foul inside the box. Leonardo Flores stepped to the spot and converted his attempt into the bottom left corner of the goal.

LAFC – Leonardo Flores (Christopher Jaime), 61st minute: Christopher Jaime served a ball from the left wing 30 yards out into the center of the box. Flores won the ball at the top of the six-yard box and directed a header inside the left post.

LAFC – Leonardo Flores (penalty kick), 75th minute: Timbers2 conceded a foul inside the box, resulting in a second penalty kick for LAFC. Flores again took the kick, sending his shot into the bottom right corner.

LAFC – Adrian Wibowo (Tamir Ratoviz), 89th minute: Off a throw-in from the left sideline, Tamir Ratoviz received a pass and played a perfectly-weighted through ball in behind the Portland backline. Adrian Wibowo received the pass in stride and finished with a one-touch shot from the edge of the six-yard box.

Next Match

Next up, T2 will conclude their 2023 MLS NEXT Pro season with a home match against Real Monarchs on Sunday, Sept. 24. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. (Pacific) with a live stream available on MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app.

Timbers2 (10-16-1, 31pts) vs. LAFC2 (6-15-7, 25pts)
Sept. 15, 2023 – Titan Stadium (Fullerton, Calif.)

Scoring Summary:
LAFC: Flores (penalty kick), 32
LAFC: Flores (Jaime), 61
LAFC: Flores (penalty kick), 75
LAFC: Wibowo (Ratoviz), 89

Misconduct Summary:
POR: Bravo (caution), 45+1
POR: Shaul (caution), 53

POR: GK Bilichuk, D Jones-Riley (Rasmussen, 46), D Ferdinand, D Bravo, D Jura (Vang, 80), M Caliskan, M Griffith (Pelayo, 80), M Gutiérrez (Ikoba, 66), M Shaul (Pope, 66), M Penn, F Monzón 

Substitutes Not Used: GK Deisenhofer, D Clegg, D Weber, M Enriquez

TOTAL SHOTS: 4 (Four players tied, 1); SHOTS ON GOAL: 3 (Three players tied, 1); FOULS: 17 (Griffith, Penn, 4); OFFSIDES: 1; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 5

LAFC: GK Romero, D Rosales (Musto, 46), D Leone, D Dellavalle, D Bombino, M Jaime (Ratoviz, 86), M Crisostomo, M Dueñas (Vazquez, 68), F Gaines, F Flores (Subah, 79), F Batioja (Wibowo, 68)

Substitutes Not Used: GK Koleilat, D Romero, D Nixon, M Darboe

TOTAL SHOTS: 11 (Flores, 3); SHOTS ON GOAL: 8 (Flores, 3); FOULS: 11 (Flores, Dellavalle, 3); OFFSIDES: 1; CORNER KICKS: 7; SAVES: 3

Referee: Laura Rodriguez
Assistant Referees: Salvador Reyes, Jacob Herald
Fourth Official: Servando Berna

All statistics contained in this box score are unofficial.