Raúl Ruidíaz may be on the losing side, but his scoring prowess cannot be doubted. He scored three goals in the two leg series against the Portland Timbers.
Ended with a 2-1 loss to the Portland Timbers. Raul Ruidiaz, Jeremy Ebobisse and Sebastián Blanco scored the goals, in that order.
The Sounders will advance with a 1-nil win and any win by two or more goals. All other results mean that leg two is the last match of the season.
Went into extra time after a 2-1 win by the Sounders. In extra time both sides scored a goal. Portland won the penalty shootout 4-2.