Alvarez was shown yellow for the tackle, which hit Cahill below the knee. After the match, Cahill called it the "worst tackle of (his) life," though there's undoubtedly a sense of hyperbole in his statement. Cahill will reportedly be out for 2-4 weeks.
Alvarez, who is out for three matches, will next be available in Portland on Aug. 21.
Chris Wingert is the player to most recently have seen a suspension by the disciplinary committee for barging into Kei Kamara during a loss to Sporting Kansas City; he also sits out Saturday's match through suspension.