- Saturday Nights starting lineup was the first time in the organization’s MLS era that Seattle has fielded the same first XI for four consecutive league matches to start a season.
- Making his 400th regular-season start this evening, defender Chad Marshall became only the second field player to reach this milestone in MLS history. Among non-goalkeepers, only RSL midfielder Kyle Beckerman has started more regular-season games (436 starts).
- Saturday nights match was the 139th all-time meeting between Seattle and Vancouver across all eras dating back to 1974. In MLS, the two Cascadia rivals have met 24 times (including postseason play), with Seattle holding a 11-7-7 advantage.
- Saturday’s match in Vancouver marked Sounders FC’s first Cascadia Cup fixture of the season. Last season, Seattle captured its fifth Cascadia Cup title (third in MLS) after earning nine points from four matches, including a 2-1 win at Vancouver to clinch the trophy.