GALLERY: Exclusive images from Seattle’s 3-2 playoff win over LA Galaxy

Seattle Sounders beat LA Galaxy in one of 2015’s most entertaining MLS games as the 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs got underway in the best way possible on Wednesday night.

A flurry of early goals set the tone for an attacking game between two of the league’s most dangerous teams.

It was Seattle who prevailed at CenturyLink Field though as they beat the reigning champions 3-2 thanks to goals from Clint Dempsey, Nelson Valdez and Erik Friberg.

LA’s ongoing struggles away from home once again let them down and they will now be left to plan for next season after exiting the playoffs at the first hurdle, despite goals from Sebastian Lletget and Gyasi Zardes.

Check out some exclusive photos from the game in Seattle on Wednesday night below, courtesy of our Sounders photographer Denise McCooey.

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PHOTOS: Exclusive images from Seattle Sounders’ 4-0 win over Orlando City

The Seattle Sounders got a much needed win under their belt when they beat Orlando City 4-0 on Sunday night, snapping a worrying five-game losing streak.

Things have not been easy for the Sounders in recent times but the return of Obafemi Martins inspired them to victory, while new signings Roman Torres and Nelson Valdez made their debuts and also strengthened Sigi Schmid’s team.

Martins netted twice, while Valdez scored a debut goal and Thomas added a late fourth. Seattle were dominant and were helped by the fact Orlando had to play more than half of the game with ten men after Tyler Turner saw red for two bookings in the first-half.

Orlando have now lost their last three away games and are outside of the playoff places in the Eastern Conference with nine games to play.

Seattle are hanging on to sixth spot in the West and are eight points off top spot with nine games to play too.

Check out the exclusive images from the game below, taken by our North American photographer Denise McCooey.

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PHOTOS: Exclusive images of new Sounders signing Roman Torres in training

The Seattle Sounders have not been anywhere near good enough in recent times, but they are actively trying to change that by shaking up their roster as we approach the final stretch of the regular season.

A new Designated Player has arrive in the form of Nelson Valdez, while Andreas Ivanschitz has further bolstered the attack. Then, today Panamanian centre-back Roman Torres was acquired using Targeted Allocation Money as Seattle look to start climbing back up the Western Conference.

Torres should bolster the Sounders’ backline and his threat from set-pieces will also prove to be valuable. He helped Panama to a third-place finish at the recent CONCACAF Gold Cup and looks a promising signing.

See him in action in Sounders training below, along with some other shots taken by our North American photographer, Denise McCooey.

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