The key moment of Seattle’s 1-0 loss to San Jose tonight came when defender Marc Burch was whistled for knocking down Quakes forward Steven Lenhart in the penalty area. That led to a Chris Wondolowski PK, the game’s only goal.
Lenhart has a reputation for trying to goad and distract players into mistakes. Coach Sigi Schmid spoke of it in the days leading up to the game.
Here’s what they had to say after the match: