Timbers’ Blanco out for the season with torn ACL
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The injury comes as a cruel blow to the 32-year-old Argentina international, who had been in stellar form this season. Along with tallying four goals and seven assists, and helping lift the Timbers to fifth place the MLS Western Conference, Blanco was also named MLS is Back Player of the Tournament after guiding his side to the trophy back in August.
In total, Blanco has registered 33 goals and 39 assists in 121 appearances for the Timbers across all competitions since joining the club from San Lorenzo in 2017.