Timbers, Union complete trade

Updated: June 6, 2012, 4:00 PM ET
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Portland Timbers have announced that they've acquired forward Danny Mwanga from the Philadelphia Union in exchange for forward Jorge Perlaza.

Mwanga, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 MLS Super Draft, is a local favorite, having played at Portland's Jefferson High School before going to Oregon State. He played as a youngster for the Timbers' Alliance club, the Westside Timbers.

Mwanga, a native of the Congo, has 12 goals and nine assists over three seasons and ...

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