Sporting Kansas City visits the Portland Timbers in Western Conference action
Sporting Kansas City (5-2-2) vs. Portland Timbers (3-4-0)
Portland, Oregon; Saturday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Portland +141, Sporting Kansas City +173, Draw +255; over/under is 2.5 goals
BOTTOM LINE: Sporting Kansas City visits the Portland Timbers in Western Conference action.
The Timbers went 11-6-6 overall and 6-4-2 at home a season ago. Portland scored 55 goals a season ago while allowing opponents to score 40.
Sporting Kansas City finished 12-6-3 overall during the 2020 season while going 6-2-2 on the road. Sporting Kansas City scored 42 goals a season ago and registered 26 assists.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting this season between the two teams.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Portland: Jeff Attinella (injured), Andy Polo (injured), Sebastian Blanco (injured), Jaroslaw Niezgoda (injured), Steve Clark (injured), Ismaila Jome (injured), Cristhian Paredes (injured), Aljaz Ivacic (injured), Larrys Mabiala (injured).
Sporting Kansas City: Alan Pulido, Gadi Kinda, Kendall Mcintosh (injured).