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May 16, 2014 at 12:22 PM

Ticket sales eclipse 47,000 for Sounders’ home game against San Jose

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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Attendance Opponent Result Date
67,385 Portland W, 1-0 8/25/2013
66,452 Portland W, 3-0 10/7/2012
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
55,718 Vancouver W, 2-0 8/18/2012
55,107 Real Salt Lake W, 2-0 9/13/2013
53,679 Vancouver W, 3-2 6/8/2013
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
40,150 Portland T, 1-1 3/16/2013

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