The Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 in the fourth round of the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington Wednesday. With the win, the Timbers advanced to the U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 for the second straight year.
Watch highlights and see a recap of live updates from the game here.
Here is a look at the key moments from the game:
Final: Timbers 2, Sounders 1.
50th minute. Goal. Timbers. Brian Fernandez gets on the end of a pass from Jeremy Ebobisse and buries his shot. Timbers 2, Sounders 1.
Halftime: Timbers 1, Sounders 1.
44th minute. Goal. Sounders. Victor Rodriguez’s free kick deflects off the wall and goes in. Timbers 1, Sounders 1.
6th minute. Goal. Timbers. BrianFernandez fires a left-footed shot from the top of the box into the corner of the net to give the Timbers an early 1-0 lead. Timbers 1, Sounders 0.
While many MLS teams face lower division clubs in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup, Portland has played an MLS opponent in the fourth round for five straight seasons. The Timbers have drawn the Sounders on the road three times during that stretch.
The Timbers made a run to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup in 2018, while the Sounders lost in the fourth round.
If you are looking to watch the Timbers take on the Sounders, here’s what you need to know:
What: The Portland Timbers will travel to face the Seattle Sounders in the fourth round of the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
When: Wednesday, June 12 at 7:30 p.m. PT.
Where: Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington.
How to watch: Fans can stream the game live with on ESPN+.
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Source:: Daily times