Portland State has added a 12th game to its 2013 football schedule as the Vikings will play host to Eastern Oregon University in its season-opener on Aug. 29, at JELD-WEN Field. The game between the Vikings and the Mountaineers will be a Thursday night contest, kicking off at 7:05 p.m. (Pacific).
PSU is taking advantage of a rare year when Football Championship Subdivision teams are allowed to play 12 games. As a result, PSU will have six home games and six road games in 2013. The Vikings will have two Thursday night home games and be televised on ROOT SPORTS three times in the Big Sky Conference Game of the Week.
Premier League club to visit Portland during U.S. preseason tour
Portland to welcome Liga MX side for friendly July 3 at JELD-WEN Field
JELD-WEN Field and Portland State University football will be featured in the first of 10 regionally televised games this fall on ROOT SPORTS as part of the network’s Big Sky Conference Game of the Week series. The Portland State Vikings will play host to Cal Poly – their second home game of the season – on Thursday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. on ROOT SPORTS.
PORTLAND, Ore. – Single-game tickets for Portland Thorns FC 2013 National Women’s Soccer League home matches at JELD-WEN Field go on sale to the public on Thursday, April 4, at 10 a.m. (Pacific), it was announced today.
PORTLAND, Ore. – JELD-WEN Field’s FieldTurf surface has earned FIFA Recommended 2-Star status for a third consecutive year, it was announced today. The playing surface, which became the only FIFA recommended field in the state of Oregon in 2011, is one of only two fields in the United States to have been re-tested and pass the FIFA 2-Star testing three straight years.
JELD-WEN Field will play host to a 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup group stage doubleheader, featuring the United States, Belize, Costa Rica and Cuba men’s national teams, on Tuesday, July 9, it was announced today by CONCACAF as the confederation unveiled the groups and complete schedule for the upcoming tournament.
The Group C matchups at JELD-WEN Field will pit Costa Rica and Cuba at 5:30 p.m. (Pacific), and Belize against the United States at 8 p.m. (Pacific) at the historic, downtown Portland venue.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Timbers Reserves kick off their 2013 MLS Reserve League season Sunday as they visit the Seattle Sounders FC Reserves at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Wash., at 5 p.m. (Pacific).
The match against the Sounders FC Reserves opens an expanded 14-game season for the Timbers Reserves in 2013. The Portland and Seattle reserve sides have split their all-time MLS Reserve League series 2-2-0, with the Timbers Reserves winning both matchups in 2012.
The Timbers Reserves 2013 schedule includes home-and-away matchups against the reserve sides of five Western Conference clubs – Colorado Rapids, Real Salt Lake, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders FC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC – as well as one match against the LA Galaxy Reserves and Chivas USA Reserves.
As part of a new partnership between MLS and United Soccer Leagues, the Timbers Reserves will also play a home-and-away series against USL PRO club VSI Tampa Bay FC. The Timbers Reserves will play host to VSI Tampa Bay FC on April 7, at JELD-WEN Field to open their home slate of MLS Reserve League matches.
Venue to welcome U.S., Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba national teams for group stage matches
PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Thorns FC will open the inaugural National Women’s Soccer League season on Saturday, April 13, against FC Kansas City at Shawnee Mission District Stadium, it was announced today with the release of the full, 22-game 2013 NWSL schedule.