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Sporting KC beats Sounders 3-1 to pull closer in West

Jul. 25, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Johnny Russell and Daniel Salloi scored in the first half, Cameron Duke added his first MLS goal in the second and Sporting Kansas City handed Seattle its first home loss of the season, beating the Sounders 3-1 on Sunday night. The matchup of the top two...

Ruidíaz scores from long range, Sounders beat Austin FC 1-0

Jul. 23, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Raúl Ruidíaz scored a spectacular goal from 40 yards out midway through the second half and the short-handed Seattle Sounders beat expansion Austin FC 1-0 on Thursday night. Ruidiaz came on as a second-half substitute and quickly netted one of the...

Lod, Minnesota United snap Sounders' 13-game unbeaten streak

Jul. 18, 2021 16:15 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Robin Lod scored a late goal and Minnesota United beat Seattle 1-0 on Sunday to end the Sounders' MLS-record 13-game unbeaten streak to open a season. Lod's one-touch finish of a cross by Niko Hansen, who came on in the 74th minute, gave...

Seattle sets record with season-opening 13-game unbeaten run

Jul. 07, 2021 23:39 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Kelyn Rowe and Raúl Ruidíaz scored and the Seattle Sounders ran their season-opening undefeated streak to an MLS-record 13 games, beating the Houston Dynamo 2-0 on Wednesday night. Seattle (8-0-5) broke a tie with the LA Galaxy (1996, 2010), Kansas City...

Sounders match MLS record for unbeaten start, tying Rapids

Jul. 04, 2021 23:44 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Alex Roldan scored his first MLS goal and the Seattle Sounders matched the league record for games without a loss to open a season at 12, tying the Colorado Rapids 1-1 on Sunday night. The Sounders (7-0-5) tied the mark held by the Los...

Sounders beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 to improve to 7-0-3

Jun. 24, 2021 00:22 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Raúl Ruidíaz scored on a penalty kick in the 88th minute and the Seattle Sounders ran their franchise-record, season-opening unbeaten streak to 10 with a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Wednesday night. Anderson Julio’s handball in the penalty area...

Sounders hold off Galaxy 2-1, extend unbeaten start to 9

Jun. 20, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle Sounders know they caught a break when Raúl Ruidíaz was surprisingly left off Peru's roster for the Copa America tournament earlier this month. They capitalized on Ruidíaz's presence once again to stay unbeaten when they returned...

MLS-leading Sounders stay unbeaten, tie Austin FC 0-0

May. 31, 2021 00:20 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Stefan Cleveland had three saves and the Seattle Sounders tied Austin FC 0-0 on Sunday night to remain unbeaten. Cleveland has two shutouts in three starts this season while filling in for injured Stefan Frei, who is out indefinitely after suffering a...

Martínez scores on late PK, Atlanta United ties Sounders 1-1

May. 23, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Josef Martínez converted a penalty kick in the 86th minute to help Atlanta United tie the Seattle Sounders 1-1 on Sunday. Atlanta (2-1-3), which had won back-to-back games and is unbeaten in three straight, had 63% possession and snapped the Sounders'...

MLS-leading Sounders beat LAFC 2-0 to improve to 5-0-1

May. 16, 2021 23:48 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Xavier Arreaga and Brad Smith scored second-half goals and the MLS-leading Seattle Sounders beat Los Angeles FC 2-0 on Sunday night. Arreaga opened the scoring in the 57th minute, redirecting João Paulo’s corner with a header inside the right post. It...