The team that now goes on to win the 2014 MLS Cup will be making new history in some way or another which only adds to the excitement and intensity we’re all expecting.
Seattle Sounders have had a fantastic season irrelevant of the eventual outcome of their MLS Cup campaign as they scooped the Supporters’ Shield and U.S. Open Cup double.
However, should they manage to seal MLS Cup glory, they will become the first ever team to complete the treble and thereby print their name in the record books, which would be a remarkable achievement and truly cement the fact that they have been the best team this season.
[Seattle Sounders enjoyed success in this year’s U.S. Open Cup]
If they go on to win it, they will become the most successful team in the history of the competition with five titles – they are currently tied on four with DC United.
The Revs are probably the unluckiest team in MLS Cup history having been to four finals and finished on the losing end on every occasion, twice losing 1-0 after extra-time and once losing on penalties.
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Whatever happens, it promises to be entertaining and will also set new history for one of the clubs.
Who do you think will win the 2014 MLS Cup?