Club America Eliminates Portland in the Champions League
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Federico Vinas scored twice and Club America advanced to the CONCACAF Champions League semifinals with a 4-2 aggregate victory over the Portland Timbers. Vinas scored in the 21st minute before adding a penalty kick in the 59th in the 3-1 final at the historic Azteca stadium. The two sides played to a 1-1 draw last week in Portland. Diego Valeri scored on a penalty kick to keep the Timbers’ hopes to advance alive in the 64th minute but Leonardo Suarez scored for Club America in the 70th.