They played their last season at the Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Washington, having previously played for many years at Qwest Field (now Century Link Field). The club was founded in 1994 and named after the original Seattle Sounders soccer team, which played from 1974 to 1983 in the North American Soccer League.
The A-League/USL-1 Sounders have four championships to their credit, winning the league cup in 1995, 1996, 2005, and 2007.
In 2007, the Sounders defeated the Atlanta Silverbacks 4–0 to claim their fourth championship title.
Before this facility was built, the team played at Memorial Stadium.When the second generation Sounders first formed in 1994, they also played a few home matches at the Tacoma Dome.Seattle finished with the best regular season record in the league in 1994, 2002, and 2007.The Sounders have numerous division titles and advanced to the league finals in both 20.Seattle didn't have a shot in the opening 45 minutes, while Toronto had seven.
The second half began with more of the same, with Toronto getting another good chance but putting it wide.In 2005, after the earlier group went moribund, the Emerald City Supporters were born.They drafted the motto No Equal that same season as the club won the USL-1 title.After opening the 2008 season May 10 at Qwest Field, the Sounders played their remaining 14 league home contests at Starfire Sports Complex.The Seattle Sounders had two bitter rivals – the Portland Timbers to the south and the Vancouver Whitecaps to the north.Seattle Sounders was an American professional soccer team founded in 1994 as a member of the American Professional Soccer League.