Sounders FC will open up more sections at CenturyLink Field for Saturday’s home game against the San Jose Earthquakes, and more than 47,000 tickets had been sold, according the last update Wednesday. This is the first time this season the stadium will be at an increased capacity.
As a reminder, the Sounders are 8-0-2 in front of home crowds greater than 45,000 with a goal differential of 23-7.
Here is a look at some of the largest turnouts for MLS regular-season games in Seattle:
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|66,216||LA Galaxy||T, 1-1||10/27/2013|
|64,140||San Jose||W, 2-1||10/15/2011|
|60,908||LA Galaxy||W, 4-0||8/5/2012|
|55,107||Real Salt Lake||W, 2-0||9/13/2013|
|46,932||Kansas City||T, 1-1||6/20/2012|
|46,065||New York||W, 4-2||6/23/2011|
|44,575||LA Galaxy||W, 2-1||11/18/2012|