2022 Season

2022 Schedule
0-0-0, 14th in Major League Soccer
NYCFC beats Portland Timbers on penalties to win first title (1:53)
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NYCFC beats Portland on pens to lift MLS Cup

New York City FC lifted the first trophy in the club's history on Saturday, beating the Portland Timbers 4-2 on penalties to win MLS Cup.

Jesus Medina hit in the face by an object thrown from the crowd (1:02)
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Will home advantage be the difference for Portland vs. NYCFC? (1:10)
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Gomez warns against underestimating NYCFC in MLS Cup final (1:31)
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Atlas or NYCFC: Who has the better chance to win their title? (1:34)
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Portland Timbers' MLS dream becomes a reality

Portland Timbers' win over Real Salt Lake on Saturday means that, for the first time, they will play host to Major League Soccer's grandest stage.

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Timbers beat RSL in West final, to host MLS Cup

Felipe Mora scored early, Santiago Moreno added a goal from distance after halftime, and the Portland Timbers reached their third MLS Cup final.

Santiago Moreno's solo effort produces a spectacular goal (0:50)
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Blanco's brace helps Timbers eliminate Minnesota

Sebastian Blanco overcame an injury scare late in the first half to score twice in the second, and the Portland Timbers overcame an early deficit to

Blanco's 2 second half goals lead Timbers to the win (0:56)
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MLS playoffs Round 1 preview and predictions

With a wildly dramatic Decision Day behind us, ESPN breaks down every Round 1 matchup of the MLS Cup playoffs and predicts who will be moving on.

Why Minnesota could be 'asking for trouble' vs. Portland (1:11)
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