The Sounders’ friendly turned ugly last season as Manchester United came in and skinned the MLS club, 7-0, with six of those goals coming in the second half when Seattle let its reserves experience playing against one of the world’s great clubs.
Sounders coach Sigi Schmid and general manager Adrian Hanauer indicated the obvious hope for a more competitive match against Chelsea tomorrow.
Schmid: “Obviously, we want to do well. Last year was a strange one for us and it came in the middle of a big stretch of games. What’s nice is we don’t have a game on …