Five facts about this year's Portland Timbers squad:
1. Timbers are only MLS team this year without a 2-game winning streak.
2. Timbers are 1 of 3 teams that have had a 4-game (or longer) losing streak. But they are the only team to two 4-game losing streaks.
3. In the entire A-League/USL era, the Timbers gave up 5 goals in a game once. In the last 9 days, they have done it twice.
4. The Timbers have only two players with multiple goals. Every other team has at least three.
5. Portland is 1-1-6 against teams that are 6th or lower in their conference standings.
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