The Sounders’ Cristian Roldan (right) and Nicolas Lodeiro (left) react after Roldan scored a goal against Toronto FC during the second half of an MLS match on April 13, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

The Sounders’ Cristian Roldan (right) and Nicolas Lodeiro (left) react after Roldan scored a goal against Toronto FC during the second half of an MLS match on April 13, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Sounders in unfamiliar spot as underdogs against LAFC

Unbeaten Seattle faces its toughest test of the season Saturday against powerful LAFC on the road.

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