Defending Champs Start Playoffs Again Without Clint DempseyFor the second straight season, the Seattle Sounders will begin the MLS Cup playoffs with Clint Dempsey as a spectator.
Nicolas Lodeiro Scores Twice, Sounders beat RapidsLed by two Nicolas Lodeiro goals, the Seattle Sounders beat the Colorado Rapids 3-0 on Sunday in the regular-season finale to take the No. 2 playoff seed in the Western Conference.
MLS Has Full Slate Of Games On Decision DayThe chaotic final day of Major League Soccer's regular season — with all 11 matches played at the same time — featured goodbyes to both a historic stadium and a beloved player, a record crowd in Atlanta, and plenty of jockeying for postseason position.
Bruin Scores Twice in 2nd Half; Sounders Beat FC Dallas 4-0Will Bruin scored twice in four minutes midway through the second half and the Sounders clinched a playoff berth and a chance to defend their MLS Cup by beating FC Dallas 4-0 on Sunday.
Roman Torres Among MLS Players Booking World Cup SpotsTorres scored the go-ahead goal in the 88th minute that gave Panama a 2-1 victory over Costa Rica and the nation's first-ever World Cup berth.
Sounders Rout West-Leading WhitecapsNicolas Loderio had a goal and two assists and La Liga veteran Victor Rodriguez scored his first MLS goal to help the Seattle Sounders beat the Western Conference-leading Vancouver Whitecaps 3-0.
Sounders' Unbeaten Streak To 13 After 0-0 Draw At DallasStefan Frei made a diving save in the 42nd minute and the Seattle Sounders extended their club record unbeaten streak to 13 matches with a scoreless draw against FC Dallas on Saturday night.
Neagle's Late Goal Gives Sounders 1-1 Tie With GalaxyLamar Neagle scored in the 85th minute, just two minutes after subbing into the game, to give the Seattle Sounders a 1-1 tie with the Los Angeles Galaxy on Sunday night.