Matt Nelson

Matt Nelson is a sports journalist covering MLS and the Portland Timbers for Last Word on Soccer. Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, Nelson has been a fan of soccer for as long as he can remember. He has covered Major League soccer for multiple blogs over the past few years, including work as an editor of MLS Multiplex, and is published in academic journals. Currently, Nelson is pursuing his Master's in Theological Studies while working as a youth minister.