Yesterday marked ten years to the day that MLS named Seattle as the newest expansion team. Ten years. Where did the time go?
The Sounders are still a week away from playing the first leg of the Western Conference Final. When they finally do make it to Houston to play the Dynamo, BBVA Compass Stadium will be filled to capacity.
Seattle University and the University of Washington will meet in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Soccer Tournament. The winner will have to travel and take on Akron in the next round.
Columbus Crew SC are in the Eastern Conference Finals and hope to continue their run back to MLS Cup for the second time in three years. Scottish-born brewery, BrewDog, has interest in buying the team and unveiled a #SaveTheCrew beer.
On December 14, MLS will name two more expansion cities to join the league sometime in the near future. There are three that have the best shot at getting selected.
It also appears that legendary Italian goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon, has suited up for the last time for the Azzurri.