Portland Timbers

Fans Raise Game for America’s Biggest Derby

This weekend sees the MLS clash of the Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders in what has become the biggest derby in American soccer. The fixture is now synonymous with spectacular fan displays from both sets of supporters but, as Shawn Wheeler of the Emerald City Supporters writes, the rivalry goes back further than many would have thought.

Tifo: Inside the Timbers Army

The independent supporters group of the Portland Timbers, known as the Timbers Army, are renowned for their passionate and enthusiastic presence at all matches. “Tifo: Inside the Timbers Army,” follows the creation and unveiling of the tifo, a visual display, when the Timbers’ battle their biggest rivals, the Seattle Sounders.