Portland Timbers player profiles: Troy Perkins

Troy Perkins bounced around the MLS and Europe before landing in Portland (photo: oregonlive.com)

NWSB Inside and Timbers FC Blogger Matt Martz weighs in with a Portland Timbers Player Profile: Troy Perkins. Perkins moved up the ranks in US soccer through developmental leagues and college before landing a gig with DC United. Serving several years in America, and a few in Norway before finally landing a spot as the number one keeper with the Timbers.

Colorado Rapids vs. Sounders FC blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Rapids vs. Sounders

NWSB Insider and Seattle Sounders writer Clinton Bell brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Saturday’s game between the Colorado Rapids vs. Seattle Sounders FC. After a tough draw last week in D.C. against United, the Sounders came out fired up for the first twenty or so minutes. They cooled before half time, and it wasn’t till a little after the hour mark that they were finally able to push the ball across the line.

Sounders FC vs. D.C. United blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Sounders vs D.C. United

NWSB Insider and Seattle Sounders writer Clinton Bell brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Saturday’s game between the Seattle Sounders FC vs. D.C. United. Seattle defender Marc Burch failed to convert the game’s best chance in stoppage time against his former team, heading a rebound effort against the post from close range. The Sounders (2-1-1) had won five straight on the road, dating back to last August.

MLS Matchup Report: DC United vs. Vancouver Whitecaps Preview

Defender Alain Rochat is still looking for the his first tally this season.

NWSB Inside and Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac weighs in with his gameday preview for Saturday’s matchup between the Vancouver Whitecaps and DC United at BC Place. With Joe Cannon still listed as day-to-day, can Brad Knighton get the job done this week vs DC between the pipes for the Caps? Lingering questions also remain about the depth of the Vancouver midfield with Thorrington and Koffie out.

C-Mac Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps (Dec 5)

Martin Rennie

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their first season of MLS soccer. This week he looks at the Whitecaps management. Owners Greg Kerfoot, Steve Luzco, Jeff Mallett and BC star Steve Nash, GM Bob Lenarduzzi, and Coach Martin Rennie have a sense of history, and a local devoted unit…

State Of The Whitecaps: Weekly Notebook | October 14th

Whitecaps Notebook

C-Mac our man with his pulse on the Vancouver sports beat is back with another edition of the Vancouver Whitecaps Notebook. This coming weekend, on Saturday, the Whitecaps travel to the Lone Star state to take on FC Dallas at Pizza Hut Park. Look for the Whitecaps’ Camilo Sanvezzo to continue his current goal streak.

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