PORTLAND, OR - AUGUST 3: Landon Donovan #10 of the Los Angeles Galaxy is tackled from behind Sal Zizzo #7 of the Portland Timbers during the second half of the game at Jeld-Wen Field on August 3, 2011 in Portland, Oregon. The Timbers won the game 3-0. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
Morning Programs. It's time once again for all to head to games, as the LA Galaxy are all set to take on Portland Timbers FC at the Home Depot Center this evening for your entertainment. Will you bring the energy to make the crowd feel electrified? To help you prepare for the occasion, we've gathered a few clippings from the papers on this upcoming match. Read, imbibe, and blow off some steam at the HDC tonight.
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GALAXY: Defending MLS Cup champs know time to win is now - LA Daily News
For a struggling team, it might seem to be the perfect scenario.
Desperate Portland Timbers try to snap losing streak against equally desperate Galaxy | OregonLive.com
The Timbers will face the defending champs in a game to avoid last place in the Western Conference.
Portland Timbers' Jack Jewsbury says team is still together | OregonLive.com
Timbers captain said players aren't pointing fingers at one another.