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WORLD NEWS – US – A late Villavana goal gives Timbers a 1-1 draw with LAFC

Jorge Villavana scored in the 90th minute, and the Portland Timbers drew 11 games against LAFC on Sunday as the two teams finished the regular season heading to the playoffs.

Los Angeles: Jorge Villavana scored in the 90th minute, Portland Timbers drew 1-1 with LAFC on Sunday as both teams finished their regular season heading to the playoffs

LAFC player Diego Rossi got the Golden Boot in the league with 14 goals in the short season due to Coronavirus. He had a chance to raise the final set against Timbers, but he hit the post twice

LAFC (9-8-5) finished seventh in the Western Conference Ranking and will visit Minnesota United in the opening round of the Qualifiers

The Timbers headed to Decision Day and are competing for first place in the West with Seattle Sounders and Sporting Kansas City; Portland (11-6-6) was at the top of the standings but lost 1-0 to Colorado on Wednesday

Carlos Villa made his debut since August 22 and scored with a rebound in the fifth minute. Villa was on his way back from an MCL injury

Portland’s best chance came before Villavana’s header in the 80th minute, when Diego Valerie was not in the penalty area, but his shot was blocked by LAFC goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer

Timbers was again without striker Jeremy Epobisi, who missed five matches after suffering a concussion Portland was also without a reliable midfielder Diego Chara due to the accumulation of yellow cards.

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World News – US – Late Villavana goal gives Timbers 1-1 draw with LAFC



SOURCE: https://www.w24news.com/news/world-news-us-a-late-villavana-goal-gives-timbers-a-1-1-draw-with-lafc/?remotepost=545911

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