WATCH: Jeremy Ebobisse gives the Timbers the lead in the MLS is Back Semifinals


It didn't take the Portland Timbers long to get on the scoreboard in the MLS is Back Semifinals.

In the 12th minute, Timbers striker Jeremy Ebobisse scored off a corner kick delivered by Diego Valeri to put Portland ahead 1-0 against the Philadelphia Union.

It was Ebobisse's fourth goal of the tournament and his first of the knockout games. 

If Portland wins the game, they will advance to the MLS is Back Tournament Final where the winner will earn a spot in the CONCACAF Champions League next season.