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Sounders stuff Chivas USA

(Carson, CA)  —  Obafemi Martins helped the Sounders end a recent cross-country road trip on a positive note, scoring a goal in Seattle’s 2-0 win over Chivas USA on Saturday.  Martins was also issued a red card later in the match, and midfielder Osvaldo Alonso played only 20 minutes before feeling pain in one leg.  The Sounders have a record of 5-4-and-3 and host Vancouver on Saturday.

Sounders’ Martinez Called In By Honduras

(Renton, WA)  —  Sounders FC midfielder Mario Martinez will be gone from the team from June 7th to 18th to play in World Cup qualifiers for his native Honduras.  Martinez will miss the Sounders’ next game.  He has 29 appearances and three goals for Honduras during international play.