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'I wouldn't trade him for anyone' - Adi gets Caleb Porter's praise

3:34 AM MYT 12/03/2017
Fanendo Adi Portland Timbers
The Timbers coach has admitted that he is not ready to sell the Nigeria international with distinguished qualities out of the Providence Park

Portland Timbers boss Caleb Porter  has isclosed that he would not trade Nigeria's Fanendo Adi for anyone in the Major League Soccer.

Adi scored a brace in stoppage time in Timbers' season opener against Minnesota United  to give them an incredible 5-1 victory.

Porter who guided Portland Timbers to their first MLS Cup triumph in 2015, is full of praise for the 26-year-old's physical qualities and has warned all MLS clubs not to waste their time lining up bids for the striker.

"He had become a very complete player," Caleb Porter was quoted by OregonLive.

"Not many guys have the physical tools that he has in terms of size and mobility.

"Usually you get a guy that has his size and they're not very mobile. He has a rare combination of size and speed... I wouldn't trade him for anyone in the league."

Portland Timbers take on LA Galaxy at the StubHub Center on Monday for their next league game.