Lucas Cavallini scored within the forty ninth minute and the Vancouver Whitecaps kicked off the 2021 Cascadia Cup with a 1-0 win over the Portland Timbers within the season opener for each groups on Sunday evening.
After Andy Rose almost scored within the forty eighth minute for Vancouver, Cristian Gutierrez despatched the ensuing nook to the far submit and the unmarked Cavallini headed it residence for the Whitecaps.
It was technically a house recreation for Vancouver, which scheduled its residence video games at Actual Salt Lake’s Rio Tinto Stadium by at the very least the tip of June.
Diego Chara created the Timbers’ greatest scoring probability within the 89th minute with a move from midfield that related with Felipe Mora within the 18-yard field. However goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau deflected Mora’s shot over the crossbar to assist protect the win for Vancouver.
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Portland goalkeeper Steve Clark left the sport within the 78th minute resulting from an obvious damage. No extra data has been launched.
The Cascadia Cup is between the Timbers, Seattle Sounders, and Vancouver and is awarded every season to one of the best soccer staff within the Pacific Northwest.
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