SEATTLE (AP) — As the week progressed, Adrian Hanauer’s appreciation for what was going on with his club and his city was growing.
Yet it was only in the final moments, when the Seattle Sounders held a three-goal lead in the MLS Cup title game, that Hanauer could look around and really take it all in.
“At 3-nil in stoppage time I was pretty confident,” said Hanauer, the Sounders’ majority owner. “But then they scored the goal and I didn’t know how much stoppage time was left and it was driving me nuts. Yeah, I was able to take some time today and this week to soak it in and appreciate it.”
The Sounders closed out their first decade as an