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Inside MLS fan groups: Seattle Sounders FC

Portland Timbers v Seattle Sounders

SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 07: Fans unveil a royal flush banner honoring head coach Sigi Schmid of the Seattle Sounders FC prior to the match against the Portland Timbers at CenturyLink Field on October 7, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. The Sounders defeated the Timbers 3-0. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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CenturyLink Field will be overflowing with chanting, jumping and raucous noise tonight when the Seattle Sounders face FC Dallas in the second leg of the Western Conference semifinals (10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN), with both squads fighting for their playoff lives.

And if one was to question where ideal MLS fandom exists right now, many would say Seattle.

The Emerald City Supporters are the core of Seattle’s staunch fans, and in the above video, Sounders supporters talk about the growth of their beloved club and how thousands of city dwellers have invested themselves into ultimate soccer fandom.