With just one preseason game left, we break down the Timbers’ 1-0 loss to San Jose last weekend and the 1-1 draw with Portmore United in the Rose City Invitational. We talk about Gaston Fernandez, set piece defending and the strength of the second team.
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As the Timbers prepare for the annual Rose City Invitational, we discuss the loans of Jake Gleeson and Bryan Gallego to Sacramento Republic, look in on training including a chat with Michael Harrington and preview the upcoming San Jose and Vancouver games.
Chris comes to us from Johannesburg as we chat about some young Timbers prospects, Mikael Silvestre’s departure the first day of training camp and the affiliation with Sacramento Republic FC. We’re also joined by Travis Clark of TopDrawerSoccer.com to specifically discuss Schillo Tshuma and Bryan Gallego.
We’re back for 2014 with Chris Rifer joining the show. We chat about the Timbers’ offseason moves to date with a particular focus on forward departures, Andrew Jean-Baptiste and Steve Zakuani.
On Kelly’s last show, we review the highlights and lowlights of the Timbers’ 2013 season, chat about potential for improvement in the team and where we think moves might be made this offseason. We also discuss Jose Valencia’s loan, the Timbers kit leaks and even make MLS Cup predictions.
After a long hiatus, we’re back with a look at Portland’s 4-2 defeat at Real Salt Lake in the semifinal first leg. Futty Danso, Robbie Findley, set piece defending and how Caleb Porter might react are all points of discussion on this hour-long show.
While Michael is off gallivanting around Oceania, Kelly previews the Western Conference matchup against Real Salt Lake with RSL Soapbox’s Matt Montgomery.
Welcome to today’s episode of Soccer Morning with Jason Davis.
Jason kicks off today’s show by reviewing Portland’s big win against Seattle last night with Kelly McLain (Soccer Made in Portland).
Andrew Mangan (Arseblog) then comes on the show to look at Arsenal’s crucial win at Dortmund and Aaron Ramsey’s impact on the club’s success so far this season.
Real Salt Lake defender Chris Schuler then joins Jason to talk about his game-winning goal and what Real Salt Lake expect from the Portland Timbers.
Jason then wraps up today’s show with Cristian Nyari (Bundesliga Fanatic) as they take a look at how German clubs fared in the UEFA Champions League and preview the weekend’s Bundesliga fixtures.
Despite technical difficulties, we break down the Timbers’ 2-1 win in Seattle against the Sounders. Ryan Johnson’s inclusion, Jack Jewsbury’s role, Darlington Nagbe’s substitution and Caleb Porter’s preferences are our main topics of conversation.
Jeremiah Oshan (Nos Audietis, Sounder At Heart) joins us to discuss the Seattle Sounders and their injury and line-up situation. From the Portland side we debate who will start at forward and Caleb Porter’s big contract extension.