Dan Itel

Dan Itel

Dan Itel has been covering the Portland Timbers for MLSsoccer.com since the club's inaugural 2011 season and is also a freelance editor with MLSsoccer.com. He's been covering sports in Oregon in one form or another since 2001 and attended the University of Oregon journalism school. But he has, indeed, left the state, for stops in eastern Washington, Washington, D.C., and Lafayette, La.

DAN ITEL

Portland's Homegrown signing active, earns praise from coach and teammates
Thu, 08/02/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Delantero Valencia fue arrestado debido a interferencia y resistencia a la policía en Beaverton
Wed, 08/01/2012
FutbolMLS.com
Young forward's run-in with the law is another hit for club on a 5-game losing streak
Tue, 07/31/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Timbers' keeper admits he made wrong decision on Califf's winning goal
Sun, 07/29/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Pressure is on Portland to avoid season sweep at hands of Rojiblancos
Fri, 07/27/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Interim head coach praises youngsters in draw with Aston Villa, says team is grouping
Thu, 07/26/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Darlington Nagbe and  Aston Villa player
Guzan, Lichaj crucial in penalty shootout following thrilling match at JELD-WEN
Wed, 07/25/2012
MLSsoccer.com
FC Dallas' Andrew Jacobson and Portland's Eric Alexander, July 21, 2012.
Friendly vs. EPL side gives Portland a chance to put 5-0 FCD hammering in the rearview
Tue, 07/24/2012
MLSsoccer.com
FC Dallas' Andrew Jacobson and Portland's Eric Alexander, July 21, 2012.
Portland head coach apologizes to fans after drubbing in Dallas
Sun, 07/22/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Chara and Jacobson - Banner
Wilkinson: "I don’t know if the temperature is anything you get used to"
Fri, 07/20/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Portland technical director Gavin Wilkinson is stressing the importance of the team's Academy.
Nine-game road winless streak continues as Timbers cannot connect the pieces up front
Wed, 07/18/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Kenny Miller and Kris Boyd at Rangers
Scot has kind words for his compatriot, former teammate, considers MLS viable for Euro players
Wed, 07/18/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Landon Donovan and Kalhif Alhassan (CHV - POR)
Portland know they must do better job of tracking Chivas danger men after LA thrashing
Wed, 07/18/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Despite defeat to LA, Boyd & Co. score three goals for first time since season opener
Mon, 07/16/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Timbers head coach/GM Gavin Wilkinson
New interim head coach cites organizational concerns following 5-3 loss to LA
Sun, 07/15/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Gavin Wilkinson (POR LA preview)
Portland belive they can turn things around, get in playoff hunt against visiting LA
Fri, 07/13/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Portland technical director Gavin Wilkinson is stressing the importance of the team's Academy.
Interim boss will lean on experience as head coach during Timbers' second-division era
Wed, 07/11/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Portland's Joe Bendik earns the MLS W.O.R.K.S. Humanitarian of the Month award for July
GK's eight-year-old nephew is the inspiration for his fundraising efforts vs. cystic fibrosis
Wed, 07/11/2012
MLSsoccer.com