Mexican club Monarcas Morelia announced the departure of Peru international Raul Ruidiaz to the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday night, though the MLS club's coach said the deal is not yet complete.
Although ESPN previously reported that the Sounders were set to move for Ruidiaz, boss Brian Schmetzer said he was not aware that any deal had been done.
Speaking after Seattle's 2-1 defeat away to the New York Red Bulls, Schmetzer said he would await confirmation from his club.
Así como brillaste aquí, brillarás en la ciudad Esmeralda 🙌🏻@raulruidiazm se convierte en el nuevo jugador franquicia de @SoundersFC, ¡tu huella quedará marcada en nuestra historia! pic.twitter.com/c5tbYwJmmz— Monarcas Morelia (@FuerzaMonarca) June 14, 2018
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Daniel Royer and Bradley Wright-Phillips scored goals and Luis Robles made four saves in five chances as the New York Red Bulls held on to beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Wednesday at Red Bulls Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.
New York won for the first time in its past four MLS matches while Seattle lost for the fourth time in its last five games.
The Red Bulls have four wins and a draw among the most recent seven matches at home in MLS play against Seattle, with the lone loss coming in 2010. The...