LA Galaxy midfielder Nigel de Jong is coming under fire for his ugly studs-up challenge on Portland’s Darlington Nagbe on Sunday.
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A Nat Borchers own goal late in the match helped the LA Galaxy salvage a 1-1 draw against the Portland Timbers on a night marred by an ugly Nigel DeJong challenge on Darlington Nagbe.
Red cards to Kyle Beckerman and Jameson Olave doomed Real Salt Lake to a draw with the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.
Carlos Rivas will reportedly be available to play for Orlando City SC against New York City FC, while Erik Friberg’s status for the Seattle Sounders is up in the air.
The Portland Timbers made a couple of announcements to headline Monday’s MLS news, signing Fanendo Adi to an extension and acquiring Darren Mattocks.
Qunicy Amarikwa’s spectacular chip was joined by a Chris Wondolowski opener as the San Jose Earthquakes knocked off the Portland Timbers on Sunday.
The Vancouver Whitecaps have acquired Andrew Jacobson from NYCFC, while Jelle Van Damme is expected to feature for the LA Galaxy this weekend.