VIDEO: Nacogdoches' Dempsey's free-kick goal gives Sounders edge in MLS playoffs

Source: Noah Salzman/Wiki Commons
Source: Noah Salzman/Wiki Commons

SEATTLE, WASH (KTRE) - The Seattle Sounders head into a second leg of a Western Conference Semifinal with a one-goal advantage following a highlight-reel free kick from Nacogdoches native Clint Dempsey Sunday night in Seattle.

According to, Dempsey's kick came in the 87th minute, breaking a 1-1 tie.

The semi-final is set up as a two-game contest, with the winner being the team with the most combined goals between the two games. The Sounders finish the series against Dallas on Sunday.

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