PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Portland Timbers, playing in their 3rd MLS Cup in 7 seasons, hosted NYCFC in the first-ever final at Providence Park.
NYCFC scored in the 41st minute of 1st half to gain a 1-0 lead. The Timbers tied it up in literally the waning seconds of regulation. Another 30 minutes of extra time did not settle the match, which went to penalty kicks.
NYCFC won their first MLS Cup. The final: NYCFC 1 (4), Portland Timbers 1 (2)