2024 Season

Match Report: Austin FC vs. Portland Timbers | May 29, 2024

Match Report

Austin FC fell to Portland Timbers 2-0 on Wednesday night at Q2 Stadium. The team is back in action in just three days’ time, as the Verde & Black head west to face Real Salt Lake.

Austin started well and was awarded a penalty in the 13th minute, but Portland goalkeeper James Pantemis saved the ensuing attempt. Austin continued to dominate the flow of the game throughout the first half, creating a flurry of chances and outshooting their opponents 7-1 before the Timbers scored with their first shot on target moments before halftime.

As Verde & Black pressed forward looking for an equalizer after the break, Portland found a second goal from the penalty spot in the 66th minute to confirm the result.

Goal-Scoring Summary

POR (0-1) – Evander Da Silva Ferreira (free kick) 45+3’

POR (0-2) – Jonathan Rodríguez (penalty) 66’

Match Information

Venue: Q2 Stadium (Austin, Texas)

Attendance: 20,738

Weather: Partly Cloudy, 89 degrees

Referee: Victor Rivas

Assistant Referee 1: Logan Brown

Assistant Referee 2: Meghan Mullen

Fourth Official: Elton Garcia

VAR: Jon Freemon

AVAR: TJ Zablocki

Statistical source: MLSSoccer.com

Next Match

Austin FC will play its eighth away match and seventeenth match overall of the 2024 Major League Soccer regular season against Real Salt Lake on Saturday, June 1 at 8:30 p.m. CT/7:30 p.m. MT. The match will stream live in English and Spanish on MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app.

On radio, the match will be broadcast on iHeart Radio’s ALT 97.5 in English, as well as on TUDN Radio Austin (104.3-HD2, KLQB) in Spanish.