Sounders 2, 2
Alvaro Saborio knocked home the tying goal off a corner kick in
the waning minutes of stoppage time to give defending champion Real
Salt Lake a 2-2 tie with the Seattle Sounders on Saturday
Real Salt Lake (1-1-1) extended its home unbeaten streak to 14
games and avoided losing a home opener for the first time in its
Will Johnson also scored for Salt Lake, tying the score at 1-1
on a diving header in the 53rd minute.
Steve Zakuani gave Seattle (1-1-1) a 1-0 lead in the 11th
minute, taking a pass from Fredy Montero and slotting a shot off
goalkeeper Nick Rimando’s foot. Tyrone Marshall put the Sounders
back ahead in the 72nd on a header off a a corner kick.