"He's continuing to get targeted, he's being kicked all over the field in every single game and the officials aren't doing anything about it. Why are they not protecting him? I don't know."
-- Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter on his midfielder Darlington Nagbe, who has been fouled 14 times in four games this season and left last Saturday's 2-1 loss
to FC Dallas at halftime with an injury. Last season, Nagbe was fouled a league-high 83 times over 34 games. (MLSSoccer.com)