The phrase ‘Next Man Up’ doesn’t do justice to what the Sounders are accomplishing

Seattle Sounders defender Gustav Svensson (4) and defender Kelvin Leerdam (18) celebrate Svensson’s goal against the Houston Dynamo during the first half of an MLS soccer match in the first leg of the Western Conference championship in Houston on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Seattle won, 2-0. (Yi-Chin Lee/Houston Chronicle via AP) MER2017112200275753

One of the most overused cliches in sports, the 'Next Man Up' catchphrase doesn't begin to describe what the Sounders have accomplished the past two seasons with several top players missing throughout

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