The 2021 season formally ended for Raúl Ruidíaz and Seattle Sounders. The Peruvian crew misplaced (6-5) on penalties to Real Salt Lake, after drawing with out targets till extra time, in the important thing for the primary spherical of the Western Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS).
Ruidíaz was a substitute and entered within the second half, changing Fredy Montero. The ‘Pulga’ was the protagonist of a play by which he was in a position to signal the 1-0, after a shot from exterior the realm, by which the ball crashed into the crossbar. In the photographs from the twelve steps, the ahead scored the primary aim of his crew.
Justen Glad scored the decisive aim for Real Salt Lake to advance the spherical, seconds after Seattle Sounders’ Kelyn Rowe missed her shot.
Raúl Ruidíaz returned to exercise carrying a Seattle Sounders jersey after overcoming an damage to the again of his left thigh. Because of this, the ‘Flea’ couldn’t play the final sport of the MLS common part towards the Vancouver Whitecaps.
For the sport towards Real Salt Lake, though coach Brian Schmetzer revealed within the preview that Ruidíaz was already a hundred percent, he determined to not make him begin. The identical occurred with the Uruguayan Nicolás Lodeiro, who recovered from a knee damage.
In the 12 months, Ruidíaz participated in 27 conferences with the Sounders and managed to attain 17 targets. The former striker of Monarcas Morelia, University of Sports, amongst others, was left behind two of the highest gunners: Valentín Castellanos (New York City) and Ola Kamara (DC United).