The match kicks off at 8pm. A live webstream will be available at PortandTimbers.com, and you can listen to the match on 750 AM The Game and La Pantera 940 AM.
El Rojo, one of Argentina’s top teams, won the Copa Sudamericana in 2010. They have never been relegated to the country’s second division, and finished the 2011 Torneo Clausura sixth overall.
Match previews and intrigue
- Matchday Preview: Independiente brings a “mentality to win” by Mark Nelson at PortlandTimbers.com
- ULTIMA PRUEBA at CAIndependiente.com
- Timbers face historic Argentine Club Atletico Independiente in final exhibition by Jamie Goldberg at the The Oregonian
- Match Day Fix – 7.26.2011 at Dropping Timber
- International 101: Club Atlético Independiente by Terry Horstman at PortlandTimbers.com