Julian Quinones - Tigres

Report: Timbers chasing 21-year-old Tigres forward Julian Quinones


The Portland Timbers are reportedly in the market for a young striker on a Designated Player deal and reports continue to follow as to who might be on their short list. 

After being linked with Ezequiel Ponce, the club are reported to also have interest in Julian Quiñones of Liga MX's Tigres, according to ESPN's Jeff Carlisle. He adds that the club are still interested in Ponce as well as an unnamed target. 

Quiñones, 21, is a forward that has played through the center and on both wings in his career. In Liga MX Apertura, he had two goals and two assists in 13 matches. In Clausura play, which recently kicked off, he hasn't scored yet in three appearances as Tigres have started 1-1-1.

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