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BSJ Match Report: Revolution 1, Portland 1 — Two mistakes on one set piece shares the points

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FOXBOROUGH -- All you need to know about the Revolution’s 1-1 draw with Portland Timbers FC Saturday night, complete with BSJ quickie analysis and insight.

HEADLINES

Make it nine without a win: It’s a point, but it’s not enough as the Revolution desperately needed three Saturday night. And with Montreal beating New York, 3-0, six points separate L’Impact (36) and New England (30) in the race for sixth; Toronto lost to LAFC, 4-2, so the Reds are still at 27. We’re now at nine matches without a win for The Boys In Blue, who now have to go on the road to try and find three in tough places to play: The Bronx, and Banc of California Stadium.

Two second-half goals the story: