Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, makes a slide tackle last season. Alonso returned to the pitch last week after missing five games with an injury.
Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, makes a slide tackle last season. Alonso returned to the pitch last week after missing five games with an injury. Marcio Jose Sanchez The Associated Press file
Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, makes a slide tackle last season. Alonso returned to the pitch last week after missing five games with an injury. Marcio Jose Sanchez The Associated Press file