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The Sounders have an opportunity to start their first winning streak of 2024.

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The Seattle Sounders hope to start their first winning streak of the season when they host the Chicago Fire tonight at 7:30 PM. Adding some intrigue to the game is the absences of Nouhou and Raúl Ruidíaz, who got themselves unofficially suspended following some antics after the FC Dallas game. On the flipside, Pedro de la Vega will be available and is line to play 15-20 minutes.

Here’s what you need to know:

Kit matchup

Western Conference standings

Availability report


OUT: Jonathan Bell - International duty; Braudilio Rodrigues - Hamstring; Raúl Ruidíaz - Not due to injury; Nouhou - Not due to injury.


OUT: Chase Gasper - Leg; Andrew Gutman - Leg; Federico Navarro - Leg; Tobias Salquist - Leg; Xherdan Shaqiri - International Duty.

Raúl Ruidíaz, Nouhou disciplined for postgame argument, sources say
Neither player is expected to participate in training this week or play against the Chicago Fire.

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