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Early lead propels Fresno FC to home win over Portland Timbers 2

Fresno FC’s Arun Basuljevic chests a ball during Saturday night’s 2-1 win over the Portland Timbers 2 at Chukchansi Park. Basuljevic scored one of the goals.
Fresno FC’s Arun Basuljevic chests a ball during Saturday night’s 2-1 win over the Portland Timbers 2 at Chukchansi Park. Basuljevic scored one of the goals. ezamora@fresnobee.com

Fresno FC pushed its franchise-record winning streak to five games by beating Portland 2-1 Saturday night at Chukchansi Park.

The Foxes got a goal by Ramon Martin Del Campo in the fifth minute and another in the 19th minute by Arun Basuljevic to take control against the Timbers 2. Del Campo’s goal came on a header off a corner kick.

Fresno (10-2-7, 37 points) is third in the USL Championship Western Conference standings behind Phoenix Rising FC (12-5-2) and Reno 1868 (11-5-4).

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