Game Notes: Sounders FC vs. Minnesota United FC - May 4, 2019
Following a pair of draws last week with San Jose and Los Angeles FC, Sounders FC (5-1-3, 18 points) hits the road to face Minnesota United FC (4-3-2, 14 points) on Saturday evening in Seattle's first-ever match at Allianz Field (5:00 p.m. PT / JOEtv, YouTube TV, 950 KJR AM, El Rey 1360 AM).
Saturday's match is being broadcast locally on JOEtv and regionally on YouTube TV, featuring Keith Costigan and Kasey Keller on the call, with Steve Zakuani providing pre-match, halftime and post-match coverage. Sports Radio 950 KJR AM is carrying the contest, with Matt Johnson handling play-by-play and Zakuani on color commentary, in addition to Jackson Felts, Pete Fewing and Danny Jackson providing pre-match, halftime and post-match coverage. Fans in Western Washington can tune in to El Rey 1360 AM for a Spanish radio broadcast, featuring "Zuper" Mario Rodriguez, Felipe Maqueda and Carlos Tapia.
Sounders FC last week extended its home unbeaten streak to nine games (7-0-2) with a 1-1 draw against LAFC. Jordan Morris scored the lone goal for Seattle just 45 seconds into the match, the second-earliest strike in club history, behind only Clint Dempsey's marker 23 seconds into a match vs. San Jose on March 14, 2015.
Following Saturday's match, Seattle returns to CenturyLink Field to take on the Houston Dynamo on Saturday, May 11 (7:00 p.m. PT / JOEtv, YouTube TV, 950 KJR AM, El Rey 1360 AM).
Local TV: JOEtv
Regional TV: YouTube TV
Talent: Keith Costigan, Kasey Keller and Steve Zakauni (pre/half/post)
Local Radio: 950 KJR AM
Talent: Matt Johnson and Steve Zakauni
Pre-Match, Halftime and Post-Match Talent: Jackson Felts, Pete Fewing and Danny Jackson
Local Radio (Spanish): El Rey 1360 AM
Talent: Mario Rodriguez, Felipe Maqueda and Carlos Tapia
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