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Ahead of sold-out MLS Cup, the highest-attended MLS games in CenturyLink Field history

With the 2019 MLS Cup Final at CenturyLink Field in Seattle officially sold out, the title game between the Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC looks set to be the highest-attended MLS game in venue history.

How high will it ultimately be? Time will tell, although the team has promised more than 69,000 are expected to turn up for the game. To put it all in context, here are the highest-attended MLS games to date in CenturyLink Field history.

Rank Date Attendance Result Competition
1 Aug. 25, 2013 67,385 SEA 1, POR 0 Regular season
2 Oct. 7, 2012 66,452 SEA 3, POR 0 Regular season
3 Oct. 27, 2013 66,216 SEA 1, LA 1 Regular season
4 Aug. 30, 2015 64,358 SEA 2, POR 1 Regular season
5 July 13, 2014 64,207 SEA 2, POR 0 Regular season

The game is also set to blow away all previous postseason games at CenturyLink in terms of attendance. Here are the current top 5:

Rank Date Attendance Result Competition
1 Nov. 30, 2014 46,758 SEA 2, LA 1 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs
2 Nov. 22, 2009 46,011 RSL 1, LA 1 2009 MLS Cup Final
3 Nov. 30, 2017 45,298 SEA 3, HOU 0 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs
4 Nov. 18, 2012 44,575 SEA 2, LA 1 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs
5 Nov. 22, 2016 42,774 SEA 2, COL 1  Audi MLS Cup Playoffs
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