He's been instrumental to the Seattle Sounders' ongoing nine-game winning streak. Raul Ruidiaz's status is in doubt, however, after the striker sustained a sprained ankle in the first half of the Rave Green's home match vs. the Philadelphia Union on Wednesday night.
Raúl Ruidíaz was taken out with a right ankle sprain.#SEAvPHI— Sounders Matchday (@LIVESounders) September 20, 2018
Sounders spokesman says that the Ruidiaz sub is precautionary only at this point. No official diagnosis at this time. #SEAvPHI— Miki Turner (@turneresq) September 20, 2018
Arriving in Seattle via a transfer from Mexican side Morelia in June, the Peruvian international has been a revelation in the opening stages of his MLS career, scoring five goals and an assist in his first eight games for the Sounders, all victories.