Mr. Jordan Morris has now scored the winning goal in five Sounders matches this season, an MLS rookie record (impressive considering the team has ten wins.) Now you can watch them all here.
Here’s hoping Morris makes this video outdated before the 2016 season is over.
The game-winner is just one of several plays from the Sounders-Whitecaps match featured in MLS’ Plays of the Night.
The 1-0 win was much-needed for MLS Playoffs seeding, but didn’t help much in the defense of the Cascadia Cup. With one match left, the most likely retention scenario is a Sounders 3+ goal win over Vancouver and a 3+ goal Vancouver victory when they play Portland on October 23.
Young Alex Roldan scored again for Seattle U, earning a victory over the College of Charleston Cougars. The team won again on Sunday, and next will play the Washington Huskies (who also downed Charleston). The women blanked Gonzaga in a 1-0 victory.
the back of Sebastian Giovinco to two straight playoff appearances.
Jack Jewsbury has been a solid player for the Portland Timbers since their expansion season in 2011, and now has a retirement planned for the end of the season.
More people know about Megan Rapinoe today than at any point previously in her career. Despite boos and criticism around her kneeling protest before the United States’ wins vs Thailand and the Netherlands, Rapinoe says she’s happy that the conversation is “picking up steam.” After admonishing her last week, the United States has decided not to punish Rapinoe for the stance.