The current MLS champion closed the participation in his group with his first victory in the contest and secured his place in the next instance.
Seattle Sounders he revived in his last match of the group stage the renewed format of the Major League Soccer 2020 after his initial harvest of a draw and a loss. The reigning champion won 3-0 on Sunday Vancouver Whitecaps to give life to the contest that takes place in the Walt Disney World Resort complex.
The success of those in Washington had a South American flavor, since Uruguayan Nicolás Lodeiro was responsible for opening the account with his penalty after 15 minutes of play. At 33 ‘it was the turn for Jordan Morris to widen the difference, while at the start of the complement, the Peruvian Raúl Ruidíaz sent the ball to the back of the goal to settle the story.
In this way, zone B of the MLS has already classified San Jose Earthquakes, who defeated the Chicago Fire 2-0 with goals from Argentina’s Cristian Espinoza and Chris Wondolowski, to reach 7 units. Behind appears Seattle (4), who will ultimately enter the next round as one of the top four third. It could be surpassed by Chicago (3) in case the Illinos outnumber Vancouver.
The first two of each group enter the round of 16, while the top four third also enter. The Sounders, champions who want to defend their crown, have already achieved the goal and now aspire to go forward hand in hand.
And we keep going.
– Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) July 20, 2020
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