Sounders open season with win against Red Bulls

Members of the Emerald City Supporters hold up smoke effects as they take part in the traditional March to the Match before an MLS soccer match between the Seattle Sounders and the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Members of the Emerald City Supporters hold up smoke effects as they take part in the traditional March to the Match with the 2016 MLS Cup trophy before an MLS soccer match between the Seattle Sounders and the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Members of the Emerald City Supporters hold up smoke effects as they take part in the traditional March to the Match with the 2016 MLS Cup trophy before an MLS soccer match between the Seattle Sounders and the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) The Seattle Sounders' 2016 MLS Cup Championship banner is unveiled before an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) A Seattle Sounders supporter holds up a an MLS Cup championship scarf before an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey leaps and celebrates in front of fans after he scored a goal against the New York Red Bulls during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders supporters wave flags and banners before an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Will Bruin, right, fends off New York Red Bulls' Aaron Long, left, to make a shot on goal in the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders players celebrate after they beat the New York Red Bulls 3-1 in an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Jordan Morris, second from left, heads in a goal past New York Red Bulls goalkeeper Luis Robles, right, in the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey (2) scores a goal on a penalty kick against New York Red Bulls goalkeeper Luis Robles, left, during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Harry Shipp, left, is greeted by forward Clint Dempsey after Shipp scored a goal against the New York Red Bulls during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. Dempsey scored in the first half. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro, right, fends off New York Red Bulls midfielder Felipe during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders players pose for the traditional pre-match team portrait before an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer walks off the pitch after an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders supporters display a tifo that reads "Champions" at the start of the Sounders home opener MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders forward Will Bruin, center, cuts through New York Red Bulls' Aaron Long, left, and Damien Perrinelle, right, to make a shot on goal during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Sounders midfielder Brad Evans, right, applauds as former Seattle Sounders defender Zach Scott, left, carries out the MLS Cup trophy to the field before an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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Sounders open season with win against Red Bulls