The Seattle Sounders gave a younger fan a lifelong reminiscence of their pleasant towards Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday night time.
Bheem Goyal, an 8-year-old boy combating leukemia, was “signed” to the Sounders’ roster in partnership with the Make-A-Want Basis.
Goyal began in purpose vs. Dortmund and handled a shot earlier than making a go, to the delight of the Seattle crowd and the Sounders’ bench.
Goyal linked up with the Sounders on Wednesday and skilled with the workforce earlier than making his begin at CenturyLink Subject.
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Even after “losing” his spot within the beginning 11, Sounders keeper Stefan Frei welcomed Goyal to the squad.
“It was great to have him out and training with us to see what we’re doing, get his mind off things,” Frei informed the Sounders’ web site.
“Sports always give you an outlet. They allow you to disappear in your own world and forget about your worries,” Frei added.