Necaxa announces travel roster for trip to Portland
Villanueva, currently a member of Necaxa’s first team, helped the Primera Division’s Club America capture the league title in 2005. Orozco is currently a member of Mexico’s U-21 National Team.
Gamio, the coach of Necaxa during its U.S. tour, played for the Mexican National Team during the 1979 World Cup in Japan. He has also coached Primera Division clubs UNAM Pumas (1996), Tuluca (2005) and has been a part of Mexico’s Olympic coaching staff.
Necaxa’s travel roster:
Jose de la Torre
Necaxa opens round two of the Copa Libertadores Thursday in Uruguay against Nacional de Montevideo and will conclude the two-game series May 10 in Mexico. Due to their Copa Libertadores schedule, changes to the travel roster may be made.
Necaxa and the Timbers square off on May 9 at PGE Park presented by Tecate. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tickets, starting at $14, are available at the PGE Park Box Office, area Ticketmaster outlets, www.ticketmaster.com or by calling (503) 224-4400.