Author Archives: Caitlin Murray

Will Johnson’s post-game red card puts pressure on road-bound Timbers

Will Johnson’s unusual red card may have been suspect refereeing, but it adds that much more pressure as a road stretch looms for the Timbers. Continue reading »

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Laba blast helps Whitecaps earn draw in Portland

A long-range effort from Matias Laba for the Vancouver Whitecaps denied the Portland Timbers a Cascadia victory on Saturday. Continue reading »

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USWNT 0, Sweden, 0: The SBI Breakdown

The U.S. Women’s National Team settled for a draw against Sweden in its most recent World Cup match. Here is a closer look at the result, and the state of the U.S. team. Continue reading »

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The Group of Death lives up to early hype, ups the ante for USWNT

By CAITLIN MURRAY WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Before Group D kicked off play in the Women’s World Cup, the exaggerated term “Group of Death” seemed like it may be more hype than anything else. The matches of the Women’s World Cup … Continue reading »

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Urruti nets winner to end Timbers home drought

After a seven-week long wait, Portland Timbers fans were reminded what it feels like to win at home. Continue reading »

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USWNT romps past Mexico in second-half surge

After a slow start, the Americans and Sydney Leroux trounced Mexico outside Los Angeles on Sunday night. Continue reading »

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USWNT cruises past Ireland in World Cup tune-up

Photo by Kyle Terada/USA TODAY Sports By CAITLIN MURRAY It was the result U.S. Women’s National Team expected, but it may not be the confidence boost they wanted. Just a month out from the Women’s World Cup, a flurry of missed … Continue reading »

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Timbers squander chances in scoreless draw with Whitecaps

The Portland Timbers were unable to make a penalty kick and several more chances count as the Vancouver Whitecaps held them to a scoreless draw. Continue reading »

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