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.
Sounders Get to Western Finals With Aggregate Victory The Seattle Sounders advanced to the Western Conference finals on Sunday night, winning the two-leg series 4-2 after falling 2-1 in the second game.
Sounders Lose PK Shootout, FC Dallas AdvancesWalker Zimmerman forced extra time with a 91st-minute goal and scored the clinching penalty kick to help top-seeded FC Dallas reach the MLS Cup Western Conference finals on Sunday night advancing past the Seattle Sounders in their two-game series.
Sounders Release F Kenny CooperKenny Cooper has been waived by the Seattle Sounders after the team was unable to find a trade market for the forward
Seattle Advances Behind 0-0 Draw With DallasThe Sounders advanced to the MLS Cup Western Conference finals with a 0-0 draw against FC Dallas in the second leg of the conference semifinals. The two-leg series finished tied 1-1 on aggregate but Seattle moved on thanks to its road goal in the first game in Dallas. Road goals were implemented as a tiebreaker this year.
Dempsey Leads Seattle Past Dallas, 3-2Clint Dempsey scored twice to lead Seattle Sounders FC to a 3-2 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday night.
Evans Scores Twice as Sounders Down FC Dallas, 3-1 The Sounders (15-7-11, 56 points), who already have clinched their fourth straight MLS playoff berth, climbed into a second-place tie with Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference. Both teams have one game remaining.
FC Dallas, Seattle Sounders FC Draw 1-1 Seattle controlled the majority of the action through the first 20-plus minutes of the second half, but it was FC Dallas' Jackson who had the best opportunity to snap the 1-1 tie, in the 69th minute.