It wasn’t a bad week of results for the Sounders. Seattle’s big win against Colorado couple with FC Dallas’s big loss at D.C. United has put the two teams in a tie for the best record in the Western Conference (and MLS, for that matter).
If the season were the end after this weekend, the Sounders would have the No. 1 seed based on the goal differential tiebreaker.
Seattle next hosts struggling Philadelphia, which is on a seven-game winless run at 0-3-4, and then Dallas again on May 7.
Here is a look at the standings in the West: