George Frey

Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle Sounders, 2012 MLS Cup Playoffs: Seattle advances thanks to goalkeeping, wonderstrike

Thanks to brilliant performances by Michael Gspurning and Mario Martinez, the Seattle Sounders are headed to the Western Conference finals.

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Martinez, Gspurning stun RSL

Michael Gspurning put in another spectacular performance, keeping a clean sheet as Mario Martinez fired the Seattle Sounders past Real Salt Lake, and into the Western Conference finals.

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Mauro Rosales out, Fabian Espindola on bench

Mario Martinez starts for Mauro Rosales, while Paulo Jr. gets the nod in place of Fabian Espindola.

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RSL, Sounders resume series

The Sounders and Real Salt Lake will play the second leg of their MLS Cup semifinal series on Thursday with the winner advancing to the Western Conference Finals.

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