The buzz after Seattle’s penalty-kick win over Portland was as upbeat as you might expect.
A few stats:
Sounders won on PKS, 4-3, with Sturgis, Zakuani, Montero and Scott converting. Patrick Ianni had a chance to win it in the fourth frame, but hit the crossbar. The Timbers put everything on frame, but Keller got to two of them.
The Sounders will visit Los Angeles for a regular-season MLS game Sunday and then host the Galaxy Wednesday at Starfire in the Open Cup quarterfinals. Ticket information for that game is listed in a post below.
Meanwhile, tonight’s 7:30 start, …