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Fanendo Adi delighted Portland Timbers secured playoff berth

26 October 2015, 18:21

Oregon - Portland Timbers star Fanendo Adi was delighted to see his team secure a post-season play-off berth following the 4-1 victory over Colorado Rapids on Monday morning at Providence Park.

With 21, 144 spectators in the stands, mostly Timbers fans, the Nigerian forward notched his 16th goal of the season and his fourth in the month of October in the 88th minute.

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''It’s amazing. This is what we’ve been looking forward to the whole season,'' Fanendo Adi said.

''We’ve been playing for the playoffs so today we’re just going to enjoy it and we’re very glad and we’re very motivated. It’s beautiful. That’s all I can say.''

Adi said that the players are motivated ahead of Thursday's play – off clash with Sporting Kansas City.

''At the moment I could say we are really motivated and we’re going to have a tough one on Thursday, but we are looking forward,'' the Timbers number nine added.

In his last five outings in the regular season, the former Dynamo Kiev and FC Copenhagen man tallied six goals and has netted in his last three games on the spin.

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