Marco Pappa scored in the 16th minute to lift the Sounders to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids. Not only does Seattle (7-3-2, 23 points) now lead the Western Conference, it leads the entire MLS, thanks to Portland’s 1-0 win at home late Wednesday against Eastern Conference leader D.C. United (22 points).
They’ve been world-beaters on the road, but below average at home. The Seattle Sounders FC are eager to reward their faithful fans with improved play and hopefully some winning results over the next two weeks. […]