The key to Seattle's impressive record this year has been the ability to get the upper hand against its biggest rival.
Major League Soccer
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Jermaine Jones is finally getting his wish to play in Major League Soccer after agreeing to a contract that will send him to the New England Revolution.
The reigning MLS Cup champions were down by three goals at halftime, a scoreline that held as D.C. took first place.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Chicago twice came back from a goal down to earn a road point against TFC.
A poor second half by TFC allowed Chicago to claim a point at BMO Field, powered by goals by two former Toronto players.
After just 17 appearances for the MLS team, the Costa Rican defender is off to join Serie A side Palermo.
With his double against the Montreal Impact, the Englishman became the first player in club history to score 20 goals.
It's been a breakout year for the forward, but Oscar Pareja isn't letting him be content with what he's already achieved.
Friday, August 22, 2014
The center back is headed to LA in exchange for allocation money.
If the Pacific Northwest sides are to achieve their goals, they'll have to overcome difficult schedules to close out the regular season.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
One of the top prospects in American soccer, the 21-year-old Columbus Crew midfielder continues to look toward the next challenge.
The Portland Timbers will fight for playoff positioning when they welcome the Seattle Sounders to Providence Park for a Cascadia Cup clash.
The veteran midfielders swap West Coast teams, each hoping to be an impact on the playoff race.
Miguel Herrera left several European-based players out of his squad, with the Chivas USA forward coming in.
MLSE CEO Tim Leiweke is set to leave the company to pursue "new opportunties."
The Rapids forward tallied a landmark strike against LA, but his former club came back to win and take all three points.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The midfielder could miss the remainder of the season after only making his club debut weeks ago.
Caleb Porter's side played on a cricket pitch in Guyana - and came away with a cricket score.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The veteran defender tore his anterior cruciate ligament and lateral meniscus in Colorado's 4-2 loss to D.C. United on Sunday.
Monday, August 18, 2014
The six-foot striker will help provide depth for the Revs during their chase for an Eastern Conference playoff spot