This is the first time the Sounders have had three players with at least eight goals in a season, an honor shared by Eddie Johnson, Obafemi Martins and Lamar Neagle.
In fact, the team had never had three players with even six or more goals.
Here is a year-by-year look:
2009 — Fredy Montero (12), Nate Jaqua (9), Steve Zakuani (4)
2010 — Fredy Montero (10), Steve Zakuani (10), Blaise Nkufo (5)
2011 — Fredy Montero (12), Alvaro Fernandez (9) Mauro Rosales/Brad Evans/Lamar Neagle (5)
2012 — Eddie Johnson (14), Fredy Montero (13), David Estrada (5)
So how do you think this year will play out in the final five games. Remember, there is always a chance Johnson could be called up by the U.S. men’s national for World Cup qualifiers in October.
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