At 29, Raul Ruidiaz He has played and won several finals in the clubs he has dressed in his career and today, in the United States, he does not want to be the exception. Seattle Sounders (Western Conference) and Toronto FC (Eastern Conference) are measured today from 3:00 p.m. (Peruvian time) at Century Link Field Stadium for the grand finale of the Major League Soccer.
Those of Washington, who are going to dispute the momentous duel in the enclosure where they always play at home, land at this decisive instance after beating the favorite 3-1 Los Angeles FC, Mexican striker Carlos Vela, who was chosen a few days ago the best player of the season.
In that semifinal, the Peruvian striker Raul Ruidiaz was the great figure of his team to score a double and route to the Seattle Sounders at the end. For this reason, the fans, the technical command and their teammates cling to the ol Flea ’goal scorer to take them to the long-awaited title.
While, Toronto FC left on the road to Atlanta United (1-2) that has the Argentines ‘Pity’ Martinez and Ezequiel Barco in its ranks; to the Venezuelan and scorer Josef Martinez and Florentin Pogba, Paul's brother.
They are even
It will be the third appearance in the final for both. Coincidentally they faced each other in the previous two finals, where each one took a victory. In 2016, Seattle Sounders He was crowned after winning by penalties in Canada. In 2017, the scenario was repeated, but on that occasion it was the Toronto FC who proclaimed champion. For the first time it is defined in the field of Seattle.
In the current season, meanwhile, Ruidiaz's team won 3-2, also at home, so those led by Schmetzer arrive motivated and ready to raise a new MLS trophy.