One of the most expensive DP signings in MLS history has been worth every cent, says Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer. Read the whole story
4.1. Goals per game, highest in MLS playoff history.
2.7. Goals per 90 minutes by Seattle and Toronto, highest by MLS Cup finalist.
50%. Series decided in last 15 minutes or overtime, most since 2015.
33%. Series won by lower seeds, fewest since 2015.
How does a team go from MLS champion to one of the worst teams in MLS and back to MLS Cup? Michael Bradley explains. Read the whole story
"We've been to Toronto twice, and the people of Toronto have been really, really gracious. So it's time to reciprocate and be very gracious to them - when they go home very, very sad."
-- Stephanie Steiner of the Sounders Alliance Council on the third meeting in the last four years between the Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC in MLS Cup, this time in Seattle. (Seattle Times)
Ahead of Sunday's MLS Cup, here are some the final game's greatest goals dating back to the inaugural 1996 season. Read the whole story