Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/19/12
Sounders 2- 4 Chelsea What a way to end a career for Roger Levesque, going out against the kings of Europe, the one and only Chelsea Football Club. Not at all like the game last year against Manchester United, this year the Sounders actually put up a fight for the entire game. After going down by 2 early, the Sounders fought back with a Freddy Montero strike, and controlled play for much of the first half, and pulled it even on another Montero strike, all in the first 30 minutes. Sure, Chelsea was without a few of the big names that helped them win the UEFA Champions League, but there was still some very high priced talent on the pitch Wednesday night in Seattle. Drogba is gone to Shanghai, John Terry is still fighting his court battles, Petr Cech was fighting a bit of jet lag, and Frank Lampard was California dreaming about a transfer to L.A. Still, it’s not everyday that us Sounders fans get to see our humble little MLS squad take on the best club team in the world. Love ‘em Rog...
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