Familiar faces abound as Sounders open preseason camp

TUKWILA, Wash. (AP) The Seattle Sounders ended last season with a thud in the MLS Cup final.

It was a disappointing performance but not one that made team officials feel a roster overhaul was necessary.

The changes Seattle made before the start of last season, plus some summer additions, put the Sounders in a position where the offseason heading into the 2018 campaign has so far been mostly, well, boring.