Jeremy Ebobisse scored on a header in the 82nd minute as the Portland Timbers finally found a finishing touch to salvage a 1-1 tie with visiting Orlando City on Thursday night.
Brought on as a substitute in the 61st minute, Ebobisse scored his sixth goal of the season after Timbers forward Brian Fernandez got his head on Jorge Moreira's centering pass, redirecting it to the left side of the goal. Ebobisse's shot eluded Orlando City goalkeeper Greg Ranjitsingh.
Before the Portland score, Santiago...
Sam Nicholson scored from outside of the penalty area in the 76th minute and the visiting Colorado Rapids were able to salvage a 2-2 tie with the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.
Timbers head coach Giovanni Savarese was on the bench for his club after his father Carlo passed away earlier Saturday in Italy.
Savarese went back to Italy to visit his father this week, missing his team's U.S. Open Cup victory over Los Angeles FC on Wednesday, but returned to Portland on Friday.
The Rapids (5-10-5,...