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Six Sounders rank among top MLS jersey sellers

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The Sounders and Atlanta United combined for nearly half of the top 25.

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Not so surprisingly, Seattle Sounders fans like buying jerseys featuring players from their favorite team. So it makes a lot of sense that the list of the top 25 MLS jersey sales is pretty well dominated by Sounders.

MLS put out its annual list of best-selling shirts — through MLSstore.com — and there were four Sounders among the top 11 and six among the top 22. Atlanta United had the second most in the Top 25 with five, followed by the Portland Timbers (three) and New York City FC (three).

Top-selling MLS shirts

Rank Player Club
Rank Player Club
1 Miguel Almirón Atlanta United FC
2 Bastian Schweinsteiger Chicago Fire
3 Josef Martinez Atlanta United FC
4 Jordan Morris Seattle Sounders FC
5 David Villa New York City FC
6 Clint Dempsey Seattle Sounders FC
7 Sebastian Giovinco Toronto FC
8 Kaka Orlando City SC
9 Andrea Pirlo New York City FC
10 Nicolas Lodeiro Seattle Sounders FC
11 Osvaldo Alonso Seattle Sounders FC
12 Diego Valeri Portland Timbers
13 Jack Harrison New York City FC
14 Dom Dwyer Sporting Kansas City/Orlando City SC
15 Hector Villalba Atlanta United FC
16 Darlington Nagbe Portland Timbers
17 Christian Ramirez Minnesota United FC
18 Greg Garza Atlanta United FC
19 Giovani dos Santos LA Galaxy
20 Roman Torres Seattle Sounders FC
21 Diego Chara Portland Timbers
22 Cristian Roldan Seattle Sounders FC
23 Chris Wondolowski San Jose Earthquakes
24 Yamil Asad Atlanta United FC
25 Graham Zusi Sporting Kansas City

Somewhat surprisingly, Jordan Morris comes out on top among the Sounders, moving ahead of Clint Dempsey, who has historically been one of the top sellers in MLS. Morris is also the only Homegrown Player on this list.

That Nicolas Lodeiro and Osvaldo Alonso also rank near the top probably makes sense as they are well-established stars at this point. It was also neat to see Roman Torres (20) and Cristian Roldan (22) make this list for the first time.