Perry Kitchen broke a 4-4 tie in the 79th minute and DC United beat Real Salt Lake 6-4.
The 10 goals fell one short of the MLS single-game record.
Kitchen's header, off of a long service from Taylor Kemp, beat Jeff Attinella for the difference-maker. Nick Deleon's left-footed blast from way outside provided insurance six minutes later.
The teams combined for seven goals in the second half, one short of the record for most goals in a half.
Real Salt Lake jumped ahead 2-0 on goals by Joao Plata and...
Sounders hope Dempsey's return galvanizes them
Remember when the Seattle Sounders were the clear top team in all of Major League Soccer in 2015?
At one point, they were running through opponents with their lethal combination of Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins up top, aided by the midfield talents such as Lamar Neagle, Marco Pappa, Osvaldo Alonso and Gonzalo Pineda. There was a point when the question wasn't if they would win, it was by how much?
Those times seem very long ago. Seven weeks ago,...