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PORTLAND -- Game tickets for Portland s new MLS Timbers soccer team hvae been selling at a brisk pace.

The team s home opener will be April 14th at the newly named Jeld-Wen Field.

Team spokesman Chris Metz said season tickets were already sold-out and only 500 tickets or less remain for most games.

The new Jeld-Wen field will seat 18,627 fans, meaning roughly 18,100 tickets have already been sold for each game.

Metz also pointed out that two matches - the Timber s home-opener at Jeld-Wen and the home game against Seattle on July 10th - were already completely sold out.

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