LA Galaxy claim Portland F Jack McInerney off waivers
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy have claimed forward Jack McInerney off waivers from the Portland Timbers.
The Galaxy made the move Tuesday.
McInerney has scored 43 goals while playing for four teams in his Major League Soccer career.
Timbers waive F Jack McInerney
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Timbers have waived forward Jack McInerney.
The 24-year-old appeared in 24 matches for Portland last season, including eight starts, and had five goals. It was his lone season with the Timbers.
"I really enjoyed working with Jack. He's a good player, a good professional, but you have to make these decisions sometimes, and ultimately we felt it was the right one," coach Caleb Porter said.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Diego Valeri, Jack Jewsbury and Fanendo Adi scored second-half goals while both teams played a man short to help the Portland Timbers beat Sporting Kansas City 3-0 on Sunday.
In the 65th minute, a left wing cross from Vytas Vytautas Andriuskevicius was too high for Jack McInerney to head on goal. But it bounced right to Valeri just inside the penalty area, where he blasted a right-footed shot past goalkeeper Alec Kann for his 10th goal of the...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Jacob Peterson scored and Benny Feilhaber had an assist to help Sporting Kansas City beat the Portland Timbers 1-0 on Sunday.
Peterson flicked a header, off a free kick by Feilhaber, to the bottom-right corner in the 50th minute.
Alec Kann made a diving stop of a strike by Darlington Nagbe — Portland's only shot on goal — in the 10th.
The Timbers (7-8-8) had chances in stoppage time. Jack McInerney blasted a right footer from...
Montreal, Portland play to 1-1 tie.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ignacio Piatti scored late in the first half to lift the Montreal Impact into a 1-1 tie with the Portland Timbers on Wednesday night.
Portland (6-6-8) opened the scoring in the 14th minute. Jack McInerney headed in a corner kick by Jack Jewsbury. Montreal goalkeeper Evan Bush missed his attempt at punching the ball clear, and McInerney scored his fifth goal of the season.
"I think I got picked. I was supposed to make a near-post run, couldn't...