Portland Timbers hold parade for MLS Cup championship

1:02 | Planet Futbol
Portland Timbers win first MLS Cup, beat Columbus Crew 2-1 in crazy final
Tuesday December 8th, 2015

Timbers supporters lined the streets of downtown Portland Tuesday for a parade celebrating their team’s championship.

Fans also welcomed the team back from Columbus at the Portland airport on Monday afternoon.

Before Sunday’s 2–1 win over the Columbus Crew, Portland had never won a league championship, dating back to the previous Timbers franchise of the NASL. Sunday’s 2–1 win came a little more than four years after the Timbers joined MLS.

Many players and fans posted photos and videos from the parade on social media.

KPTV has archived its broadcast of the parade coverage.

The team will also hold a victory rally at its home stadium Tuesday night. 

- Dan Gartland

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