2014 MLS All-Star Game In Portland

portlandstadium According to Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber, Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson and Portland Mayor Charlie Hales,Portland will host the 2014 Major League Soccer All-Star game. In recent years, the MLS All-Stars have played premier international teams in the annual match. This year's All-Stars are set to play AS Roma on July 31 in Kansas City. The MLS opponent for the match in Portland will be announced at a later date.

The Portland Timbers are known for their fervent supporters and the team has sold out 42 straight MLS matches at its downtown stadium.

Jeld-Wen hosted opening round matches of the CONCACAF Gold Cup this week, including a 6-1 victory by the U.S. men's national team against Belize.