Rodney Wallace throw in. Ref blows the whistle. It's a 1- 1 draw between the two Northwest rivals.
Wahl to Fernandez. Back to Wahl. Another long strike high over the bar.
Throw in by Riley in the Portland side of the field. Seattle making a last minute attempt to score.
Montero hits the turf. Moves and takes the free kick 15 yards outside the box. It barely misses the right post!!!
Two minutes of extra time.
Wahl's corner punched out by Perkins.
Alonso's long shot is deflected into the crowd. Seattle corner.
Wahl makes a sliding tackle on Jeremy Hall, who appeared to be free for a long run into the Sounders' end of the pitch.
Wahl long pass to Montero. Fernandez chases it down and controls in the corner.
Steve Purdy passes it to Jewsbury. His strike ends up left of the Seattle net.
Alonso sends an out of control shot high into the crowd.
Long goal kick by Perkins. Goes out near the right touchline. Riley throws it back into play.
Portland substitution: Perlaza out. Ryan Pore in.
Wahl sends his left footer in. Cleared out by Danso.
Seattle corner. Wahl lines up from the right corner flag.
Riley to Neagle. Jewsbury breaks up the play. Seattle throw in.
Cooper dominate the midfield as the ball goes into Seattle territory.
Seattle substitution: Jaqua out. Lamar Neagle in.
Jeremy Hall hits a soft shot from too far out.
On a Seattle cross, the ball appears to touch Danso's extended arm. The crowd groans in protest for a penalty.
Jewsbury tackles Levesque near the top of the Seattle box. Referee whistled for a foul.
Chara attempts to send a leading pass, but no Timbers are in the area. Keller kicks it out to his right defender.
Diego Chara cross. Hurtado heads it outside the box.
Fernandez a pass to Montero to Levesque, who is whistled for offsides.
Keller unable to control a ball at his feet. Cleared to safety by a Seattle defender.
Portland pressuring the Sounders, who are unable to cross the midfield stripe.
Backpass to Keller. The veteran 'keeper nails one towards the left side of the pitch. Portland throw in.
Foul on Levesque by Alhassan. Seattle free kick.
Kenny Cooper on his back after a foul by Seattle.
Montero's cross from the endline sails into the crowd. Portland goal kick.
Portland ties it up. Jewsbury free kick to to Mamdou Danso. Danso's header over Keller to tie the match at 1-1.
36,593 in attendance. A Qwest Field recored for an MLS match.
Jeremy Wallace a wild shot high over the bar for a Seattle goal kick.
Portland threatening. Ianni makes a high clearance.
Portland substitution: Sal Zizzo in for Darlington Nagbe.
Wahl moving down the touchline. Attempts a cross to Levesque. Perkins get in front of it.
Backpass to Perkins by Eric Brunner. Seattle continues to press the action.
Alhassan sends a shot into the Seattle goal. Wahl clears the ball off the line.
Montero shot on goal from 20 yards out.
Credit Levesque and Montero with assists.
Fernandez scores for Seattle!!!!!
Sounders are dominating possession time in the opening minutes of the second half.
Riley and Levesque try to team up on the near side touchline. Levesque loses it. Portland throw-in.
Carrasco takes the corner. Jaqua hits it high into the air. Perkins grabs it, drops it.
Portland's Rodney Wallace a high ball towards the outside of the box. Keller takes care of it.
Carrasco takes the corner. Montero's header is just outside the right post.
Levesque to Jaqua in front of the goal. He's unable to get a handle on it. Corner Seattle.
Injury update: Evans has a right groin strain.
Halftime stats: Total shots - Seattle 5 (0 on target) , Portland 4 (2 on target)
A spirited and high-tempo opening 45 minutes with no goals from either side.
Montero and Alonso try to team up on several one touch passes. Unable to get a handle on it. One minute of extra time added.
Jeremy Hall has several options on the counter Cooper in the middle and Perlaza on his left. Passes it too far. Seatte controls.
Cooper makes a dash in the center of the pitch. Loses it to Patrick Ianni.
Evans is coming out of the match. He may have a groin pull. Roger Levesque enters the match.
Riley cross to Montero. The Colombian's hearder goes right to Perkins. Goal kick Portland.
Seattle corner. Wahl takes it from the right corner flag. Deflected out by Portland. Throw in Seattle
Evans is ready come back onto the pitch. Waiting for the refs signal.
Evans is holding his right groin. A trainer is sent out and looking at him. Sounders are down a man as Evans is rubbing his right thigh.
Backpass to Perkins. He hits high lofted shot towards midfield.
Fernandez takes a run across the box. Portland defense outnumbers him and sends it back towards midfield.
Jeremy Hall tosses it to Kenny Cooper. Seattle controls and sends it out of the box.
Throw in Portland after Jhon Kennedy Hurtado fails to control the ball on the near side touchline.
Cross into the Seattle box. Keller uses his right hand to punch it out.
Long pass by Riley that goes over the endline. Perkins goal kick.
Evans is down near the top of the box. He was fouled by Alhassan. Evans gets up.
Portland clears. Foul at midfield on Seattle. Free kick Timbers.
Evans cross from the near touchline. Perkins fists it out of play. Seattle corner.
Alsonso free kick into the box. Portland clears.
Montero goes down after taking a hit from behind Jewsbury. No call.
Portland threat inside the Seattle box. Alhassan cross, but no one close enough to take the shot.
Fernandez tries a give and go with Tyson Wahl. The pass is too far and goes over the endline. Jeremy Hall does a nice job of preventing Wahl form getting to the ball.
Montero another long strike. Deflected by a Portland defender.
Mamadou Danso's header requires Keller to make another save on the redirection.
Fernandez is unable to handle a long pass near the touchline. Portland throw-in.
Alsonso takes down Perlaza with an apparent elbow. He stays on the pitch as the players mill around. Perlaza rises and appears to be ok.
Cooper from just outside the box sends a hard shot right at Keller. Easy stop by the Seattle goalie.
Jaqua at Troy Perkins doorstep. The Timbers' 'keeper gets there first as Jaqua jumps over him.
Fernadez taken down by Jorge Pelaza near the right corner flag. No call by referee Jair Marrufo. Play on.
Throw in by Seattle's James Riley. Alvaro Fernandez mishandles it. Portland throw in.
Kenny Cooper puts the first shot on goal by Portland. Keller craddles it.
Kalif Alhassan makes a long run and crosses the ball into the Sounders' penatly area. Seattle clears.
Corner Portland by Jewsbury. Short corner. Foul on Portland inside the box to end the threat.
Ball into the box from a free kick by Portland. Timbers player call for a handball.
Jaqua fouls Jewsbury in the middle of the pitch. Free kick Portland.
Osvaldo Alsonso goes down after a tackle by Jack Jewsbury. Free kick Seattle.
Portland Jack Jewsbury makes a run and crosses it towards Kenny Cooper. It's intercepted by a Seattle defender and sent down the pitch.
Timbers' Jeremy Hall long shot from the near side of the pitch right into the arms of Kasey Keller.
Sounders' Nate Jaqua header off a cross goes wide left.
Sounders Fredy Montero with a long range shot wide left of the nets. Timbers' 'keeper Troy Perkins handels it easiliy.
Slow start to the match with close marking by both sides.
Seattle supporters have unfurled a banner "Decades of Dominance."
The Timbers are wearing their Rose City kits for the first time ever: red tops, white shorts and red socks.
The Sounders' Erik Friberg is not in the lineup. He apparently suffered a lateral ankle strain. Midfielder's Osvaldo Alonso's grandparents were allowed to leave Cuba due to being over 65. They have never seen him play in MLS.
This is John Zielonka and Ryan Scally at Qwest Field in Seattle. It is raining and pre-game temp is 60 degrees. About 500 Portland are waving flags in the northeast corner of the stadium.
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