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Club Leon of Liga MX edges Seattle Sounders of MLS — PHOTOS

Club Leon of Liga MX defeated the Seattle Sounders of Major League Soccer 3-2 on Wednesday night at Allegiant Stadium in the final of the Leagues Cup between the North American and Mexican pro soccer organizations.

Seattle’s Cristian Roldan opened the scoring in the 48th minute after a scoreless first half, but Club Leon then scored three unanswered goals.

Emmanuel Gigliotti scored Club Leon’s third goal in the 85th minute for what proved to be the winning goal.

Lights’ Traore adds stability to shaky defense

It’s been a revolving door in front of Rando, but one constant has been the solid play from 19-year-old defender Mohamed Traore, who has been on loan from LAFC.

Lights FC face Oakland Roots SC on Saturday at Cashman Field

The Lights have won once in their last seven matches and have slid all the way to seventh in the Pacific Division. They’re coming off a 5-1 loss to San Diego Loyal Wednesday night.