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|5||Sporting Kansas City||34||+1||47|
|6||Real Salt Lake||34||-2||46|
|9||San Jose Earthquakes||34||-8||38|
The Western Conference championship trophy might not be the most prestigious, but Nelson Valdez certainly made good use of it.
Seattle coach Brian Schmetzer praised the Sounders for finding different ways to win as they advanced to the MLS Cup final for the first time.
The Seattle Sounders spread the holiday cheer during their locker room celebration after sealing their spot in the MLS Cup.
Former Seattle keeper Kasey Keller says Sounders fans will be hoping to face Montreal so they can host the MLS Cup Final.
It wasn't easy or pretty but Seattle withstood all Colorado had and will now play for an MLS championship, writes Jeff Carlisle.
Jordan Morris explains his increase in confidence in MLS and why he yelled at his father on the sideline against Colorado.