really wanted to give the TA something to cheer about and put up 15 Shots with 6 of them on target. The
had other ideas and they put in a decent first half but faded and played for the tie in the second half. A tie the got as Portland was unable to find the back of the net, 0-0 final.
trotted out the best attacking line-up so far this season and it showed through out the game why it was the best. Once Portland gained possession of the ball the transition to attack was amazingly quick. In the first 37 seconds Portland was already attacking down the left side of the pitch and
, from his right midfield position, was playing off of our left mid
Attacking down the left seemed to be the theme of the night and Portland seemed to be looking for the early goal and almost got it in the 11th minute.
hit a great ball to
, who flicked the ball on towards Nagbe. Nagbe was in the right place when the Columbus defender whiffed on ...