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Valeri, Guzman lead Timbers to 4-2 win over Dynamo

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Diego Valeri scored twice and David Guzman got the game-winner as the Portland Timbers beat the Houston Dynamo 4-2 Saturday night.Fanendo Adi also scored for Portland and Jake Gleeson finished with four saves.Erick Torres and Romell Quioto had the goals for Houston, and Tyler Deric had three saves.

Timbers beat Galaxy 1-0 for 1st road victory since 2015

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Diego Chara scored in the eighth minute for his seventh career goal in seven MLS seasons and the Portland Timbers beat the undermanned L.A. Galaxy 1-0 on Sunday.Portland (2-0-0), which went winless on the road last season, won for the first time away from home since beating the Galaxy on Oct. 8, 2015. The Galaxy (0-2-0) have lost three of their last four regular-season home games after a 15-match home unbeaten stretch.