2019-05-04-RSL-POR

Real Salt Lake vs. Portland Timbers | 2019 MLS Match Preview

2019 MLS Regular Season - Week 10
Real Salt Lake vs. Portland Timbers
Rio Tinto Stadium — Sandy
May 4 - 9:00 PM ET

STREAMING: MLS LIVE on ESPN+ in US, on DAZN in Canada

Real Salt Lake look to rebound from a road loss to the LA Galaxy when they host a Portland Timbers team that has won consecutive games as the Western Conference foes meet at Rio Tinto Stadium Saturday night.

RSL (3-5-1) won back-to-back games, but fell to the LA Galaxy, 2-1, Sunday with Zlatan Ibrahimovic scoring the late winner. The Timbers (2-5-1) are coming off a 2-1 win over Toronto FC with Jeremy Ebobisse netting the decisive goal.

Real Salt Lake

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Jordan Allen (M) - knee injury
    • OUT: Tony Beltran (D) - knee injury
    • DOUBTFUL: Erik Holt (D) - ankle injury
    • DOUBTFUL: Everton Luiz (M) - knee injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Nick Rimando (GK) - left knee injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Kyle Beckerman(M)
  • International duty: None

Potland Timbers

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Aljaz Ivacic (GK) - left tibial stress fracture
    • OUT: Kendall McIntosh (GK) - left thigh strain
    • QUESTIONABLE: Marvin Loria (M) - right foot injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Diego Chara (M)
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup at Real Salt Lake

  • Real Salt Lake: 5 wins, 17 goals
  • Timbers: 4 wins, 16 goals
  • 2 draws

Officials

  • Referee: Ramy Touchan
  • Assistant Referees: Corey Rockwell, Benjamin Hall-Volpenhein
  • 4th Official: Farhad Dadkho
  • VAR: Edvin Jurisevic

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