Portland Timbers vs Aston Villa 2-2 (pens 4-5) Highlights & Goals (Video) | Pre Season Friendly | 24 July 2012
Venue: Jeld-Wen Field, Portland, Oregon
Aston Villa finished off their US tour with a win over Portland Timbers. The match went to penalties as it was 2-2 at the end of 90 minutes. Brad Guzan was the hero for Aston Villas as he saved the final penalty of Bright Dike. Aston Villa win all 3 of their matches in their US tour. Certainly a good start in the pre season.
Earlier Ciaran Clark had given Villa the lead in the 42nd minute but Portland Timbers came back through Sebastian Rincon. POrtland had to come back again as Mathew Lowton scored for Villa in the 80th minute but Rooney Wallace scored two minutes later to equalise the scoreline.
Samir Carruthers penalty is worth watching. Check it out below.
Portland Timbers – Sebastian Rincon (76th minute), Rodney Wallace (82nd minute) | Penalties – Sebastian Rincon, Andrew Jean-Baptiste, Franck Songo’o, Renken
Aston Villa – Ciaran Clark (42nd minute), Mathew Lowton (80th minute) | Penalties – Barry Bannan, Eric Lichaj, Gary Gardner, Charles N’Zogbia, Samir Carruthers
Check out all the goals, highlights & penalties from the match between Portland Timbers vs Aston Villa below.