SEATTLE SOUNDERS FC

Mukhtar, Willis lead Nashville to 1-0 victory over Sounders

Jul 13, 2022, 8:37 PM

Sounders Nashville...

Nashville SC's Hany Mukhtar celebrates his goal against Seattle on Wednesday. (Photo by Matthew Maxey/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

(Photo by Matthew Maxey/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Hany Mukhtar scored late in the first half and Joe Willis made it stand up to lead Nashville SC to a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday night.

Nashville 1, Seattle 0: Summary

Mukhtar’s 11th goal of the season came in the 44th minute for Nashville (8-6-6).

Willis made two saves to earn a clean sheet. Stefan Cleveland stopped three shots for Seattle (8-9-2).

Nashville outshot the Sounders 12-9 with a 5-2 advantage in shots on goal.

Seattle has dropped three of its last four matches.

Last time: Timbers’ success in Seattle continues, Sounders fall 3-0

Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle Sounders Circle of Legends...

Brent Stecker

Sounders to introduce their own ring of honor at Lumen Field

The Seattle Sounders will use up some real estate at their home stadium to honor their franchise history by introducing the Eternal Sounders Circle of Legends.

5 hours ago

Seattle Sounders...

The Associated Press

Sounders fall to struggling Sporting KC 2-1

Alenis Vargas scored a late goal and Sporting Kansas City snapped a seven-match losing streak with 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders.

4 days ago

Seattle Sounders...

The Associated Press

Sounders allow late goal, settle for 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake

Albert Rusnák scores on a free kick, but the Seattle Sounders can't halt Real Salt Lake's unbeaten streak in a 1-1 tie.

14 days ago

Seattle Sounders...

The Associated Press

Morris, Frei help Seattle Sounders beat St. Louis 2-1

Jordan Morris scores and the Seattle Sounders benefit from an early own goal by St. Louis in a 2-1 victory.

18 days ago

Seattle Sounders goalie Stefan Frei...

The Associated Press

Disputed penalty costs Sounders lead in 1-1 draw with Whitecaps

Jordan Morris opens the scoring early, but a penalty kick in stoppage time keeps Seattle Sounders FC from beating the Vancouver Whitecaps.

25 days ago

Seattle Sounders Raúl Ruidíaz...

The Associated Press

RSL beats Sounders 2-0 to stretch unbeaten streak to 9

Andres Gomez and Diego Luna both scored to give Real Salt Lake a 2-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday night.

28 days ago

Mukhtar, Willis lead Nashville to 1-0 victory over Sounders