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The Portland Timbers is a professional soccer club which currently plays in the Major League Soccer (MLS). The Portland Timbers are based in Portland, Oregon. In March, 2009 the Portland Timbers were awarded the eighteenth franchise of the MLS to start playing in 2011. The team began playing in 1975 in the North American Soccer League. Soon Soccer was established as an important local sport and Portland was called the Soccer City USA. This team disbanded in 1982. From 1985 to 1989, the club played as F.C. Portland. In 1989 with the change of ownership, F.C.