The Seattle Sounders finally won.
Back-t0-back goals in the 23rd and 25th minutes by Gustav Svensson and Will Bruin, respectively, gave the Sounders (1-3-1, 4 points) a 2-0 lead over Minnesota United (2-5-0, 6 points) Sunday afternoon at CenturyLink Field. Cristian Roldan assisted both goals. Minnesota’s Christian Ramirez halved the lead in the 66th minute, but Clint Dempsey assisted a Jordy Delem stoppage-time goal to secure the Sounders’ first win of the season. A full recap will be posted soon. You can check out pictures and highlights from the match below. Full stats can be found here.
Apr 22, 2018; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Sounders FC defender Roman Torres (29) and Minnesota United FC forward Abu Danladi (9) play for the ball during the first half at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports