2019 MLS – Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes kick off? Sunday 6th October, 2019 – 21:00 (UK)

Where is Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes being played? Providence Park

What are the expected weather conditions for Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes? Cloudy, 17c

What TV channel is Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes on in the UK? Sky Sports, Premier Sports & FreeSports share the rights to MLS matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their schedules

Where can I stream Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes in the UK? If televised on Sky Sports, subscribers can stream the match live on Sky Go / If televised on Premier Sports or FreeSports, subscribers can stream the match live on Premier Player

In the US, ESPN+ have the rights to stream some MLS matches. Those in the US can sign up by clicking here

Where can I get tickets for Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes?

Portland Timbers – https://seatgeek.com/portland-timbers-tickets?oq=Portland+Timbers+

SJ Earthquakes – https://www.sjearthquakes.com/tickets/singlegametickets

What was the score in the last meeting between Portland Timbers & SJ Earthquakes? SJ Earthquakes 3-0 Portland Timbers

THE TEAM NEWS

PORTLAND TIMBERS

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Clark; Valentin, Tuiloma, Dielna, Villafana; Chara, Zambrano; Asprilla, Blanco, Loria; Ebobisse

Unavailable: Fernandez (Suspended), Attinella (Injured), Jadama (Injured)

Doubtful: Cascante (Injured), Flores (Injured), McIntosh (Injured)

SJ EARTHQUAKES

Predicted line-up (4-4-2): Vega; Marie, Kashia, Jungwirth, Lima; Espinoza, Yueill, Eriksson, Qazaishvili; Wondolowski, Hoesen

Unavailable: Thompson (Suspended)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

This is the match of the day in the Western Conference, with sixth-placed Portland Timbers hosting San Jose Earthquakes, who are two points behind them in eighth. Although Portland are winless in five, San Jose have lost five in a row, so the Timbers are the favourites to clinch a play-off place.

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