Seattle Sounders

2015 MLS Season

Soccer TV: NYCFC vs New York Red Bulls and Portland vs Seattle

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It's Rivalry Week in MLS with the big games on Sunday's soccer TV schedule. NYCFC hosts the Red Bulls and Portland plays Seattle. Read More

Soccer News: A name for Atlanta’s MLS team

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Atlanta sets a date to name its MLS expansion team and Seattle's owner talks about the US Open Cup in Friday's soccer news. Read More

Major League Soccer

Can a bad week determine an MLS season?

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The Seattle Sounders lost their second MLS game in a row, a week after a tough loss in the US Open Cup cost them players and options. Read More

Match report: Philadelphia Union 1-0 Seattle Sounders

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CJ Sapong was the hero as the Union sucker punched a weakened Seattle side at PPL Park Wednesday night.

Who runs your MLS team?

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It's a simple question, but the Andrea Pirlo situation with NYCFC shows that in MLS the answer can be complicated. Read More

MLS Week 16: Things get worse for Seattle

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The Seattle Sounders lost to San Jose at home, the Red Bulls failed to convert two penalties, and RSL ended Sporting KC's win streak. Read More

Clint Dempsey is a great player but a poor role model as USMNT captain

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You've heard it by now, but Clint Dempsey lost it again on Tuesday night.

It was the fourth round of the US Open Cup, Seattle Sounders against the Portland Timbers. The game was in extra time, and the Sounders, through both misfortune and misdeed, were down to nine men against Portland's 11.

Clint Dempsey is a great player but a poor role model as USMNT captain

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You've heard it by now, but Clint Dempsey lost it again on Tuesday night.

It was the fourth round of the US Open Cup, Seattle Sounders against the Portland Timbers. The game was in extra time, and the Sounders, through both misfortune and misdeed, were down to nine men against Portland's 11.

MLS contenders at the halfway point

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With the 2015 MLS season nearing the halfway point, Jason Davis names his three contenders for MLS Cup. Read More

Clint Dempsey should get 3-month ban after ripping up ref’s notebook

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So Tuesday night in their US Open Cup match against Portland, the Seattle Sounders were probably hard-done by a series of bad calls by a relatively inexperienced official. And certainly this tournament means a lotto the Sounders. Add the burn of losing to their Cascadian rival, and it was a pepper pot ready to boil over.

Clint Dempsey should get 3-month ban after ripping up ref’s notebook

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So Tuesday night in their US Open Cup match against Portland, the Seattle Sounders were probably hard-done by a series of bad calls by a relatively inexperienced official. And certainly this tournament means a lotto the Sounders. Add the burn of losing to their Cascadian rival, and it was a pepper pot ready to boil over.

Seattle Sounders exit the 2015 US Open Cup

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The Seattle Sounders had a tough night in the US Open Cup, losing to Portland in the Fourth Round and finishing with seven players. Read More

New FIFA 16 trailer may hint at increased MLS inclusion

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May there be a bit of flair for MLS in Year 20?

While there are devotees of the Pro Evolution Soccer and Football Manager franchises, EA Sports seems to have the market cornered in terms of eyes and/or interested parties. Previously they had unveiled that women's national teams would be available for FIFA 16, and in their gameplay trailer, released at E3 (the Entertainment and Electronic Expo), they have a rendered Century Link Field, home of Major League Soccer's Seattle Sounders.

MLS Scores: 1-0 wins to open Week 13

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Shutouts were the story on Wednesday night in MLS, with all three games ending 1-0 to open Week 13 of the 2015 season. Read More

Sigi Schmid’s US Open Cup plan

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Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid has a suggestion for the US Open Cup that only helps highlight the issues with the tournament. Read More

10 things we learned from MLS gameweek 12

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Here are the 10 things we learned from gameweek 12 of the Major League Soccer season.

1. Congratulations to Chris Wondolowski

The wait for Wondo's 100th MLS goal wasn't a long one. Eight days after heading in 99 at Avaya Stadium, the San Jose Earthquakes striker hit the century mark at Levi's Stadium by converting a penalty with a mix of aplomb and ferocity that can only be described as admirable.

10 things we learned from MLS gameweek 12

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Here are the 10 things we learned from gameweek 12 of the Major League Soccer season.

1. Congratulations to Chris Wondolowski

The wait for Wondo's 100th MLS goal wasn't a long one. Eight days after heading in 99 at Avaya Stadium, the San Jose Earthquakes striker hit the century mark at Levi's Stadium by converting a penalty with a mix of aplomb and ferocity that can only be described as admirable.

Chad Barrett wins MLS Player of the Week

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Seattle Sounders forward Chad Barrett is the MLS Player of the Week for Week 11 with two goals against Vancouver. Read More

10 things we learned from MLS gameweek 11

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Here are the 10 things we learned from week eleven of the Major League Soccer season.

1. Seattle Is The Team To Beat

The Sounders traveled up to BC Place to take on the front-running Vancouver Whitecaps, replaced Obafemi Martins with Chad Barrett, watched Barrett nab a brace, and returned to Seattle with the Cascadia Cup all but locked up and a three-game home-stand to finish May.

10 things we learned from MLS gameweek 11

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Here are the 10 things we learned from week eleven of the Major League Soccer season.

1. Seattle Is The Team To Beat

The Sounders traveled up to BC Place to take on the front-running Vancouver Whitecaps, replaced Obafemi Martins with Chad Barrett, watched Barrett nab a brace, and returned to Seattle with the Cascadia Cup all but locked up and a three-game home-stand to finish May.

Freedom Kicks for 14 May 2015: Brad Freidel, Copa America, CCL

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We've got all the soccer news that's fit to print!

Still glowing about D.C. United's win last night, but here is the rest of the soccer news that you need to know. Soccer, go!

D.C. United beat Orlando City SC last night by a score of 2-1. There are match reports from us, MLS, the Washington Post, and the Orlando Sentinel.

Obafemi Martins and Clint Dempsey are MLS’ best strike duo yet; By Steve Davis

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Major League Soccer has seen its share of high quality strike duos over 20 years.

There have even been striker partnerships that were merely "good" and even a couple of truly sensational ones, productive, classy and electrifying all at once.

But let's go ahead and start making the case that we are currently watching the best striker partnership that has ever tormented Major League Soccer's back lines.

Obafemi Martins and Clint Dempsey are MLS’ best strike duo yet; By Steve Davis

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Major League Soccer has seen its share of high quality strike duos over 20 years.

There have even been striker partnerships that were merely "good" and even a couple of truly sensational ones, productive, classy and electrifying all at once.

But let's go ahead and start making the case that we are currently watching the best striker partnership that has ever tormented Major League Soccer's back lines.

Obafemi Martins wins MLS Player of the Week

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Seattle Sounders forward Obafemi Martins wins MLS Player of the Week for Week 9 with two goals and an assist against NYCFC. Read More

MLS Week 9: Texas and NYC

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The Texas derby didn't disappoint FC Dallas fans in Week 9 while Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins put on a show in NYC. Read More

9 things we learned from MLS gameweek 8

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Here are the 10 things we learned from week eight of the MLS season.

1. Univision's MLS English-language broadcasts are a disaster

With MLS' new TV deal, Univision was pushed into the spotlight with an exclusive Friday night game each week. It hasn't been pretty.

Univision had a double-header on Friday night, and to be brutally honest, watching MLS on the network is a severely trying experience.

9 things we learned from MLS gameweek 8

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Here are the 10 things we learned from week eight of the MLS season.

1. Univision's MLS English-language broadcasts are a disaster

With MLS' new TV deal, Univision was pushed into the spotlight with an exclusive Friday night game each week. It hasn't been pretty.

Univision had a double-header on Friday night, and to be brutally honest, watching MLS on the network is a severely trying experience.

Philadelphia Union

GAME THREAD: Philadelphia Union vs. Seattle Sounders

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Do the Union have a chance against Seattle minus Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins?

UNION GAME #18
VS
PPL Park, Chester, PA
Wednesday, June 24
7:00 PM
CSN - Marc Zumoff and Peter Pappas
Online Streaming: MLS Live
TBG Game Preview
Know Thy Enemy: Sounder At Heart
Starting XI
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Philadelphia Union vs. Seattle Sounders: The Whole Story - Match 18

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A Philadelphia Union win against a depleted Seattle Sounders team would be just what's needed for the club. From previews to reviews and analysis, this is the whole story.

Match: Philadelphia Union vs. Seattle Sounders

Date: Wednesday, June 24th

Time: 7:00 PM

Place: PPL Park

Television: Comcast SportsNet

History

The Union have faced the Sounders eight times, going 2-4-2 with their last meeting coming in last year's U.

Union vs Sounders quick reference

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Get up to speed on the Union's history with Seattle. We've got match stats, highlights from our match reports and analysis, video highlights, and more.

Opposite View: Three questions with Sounder At Heart

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This week we also sat down with Dave Clark of Sounder At Heart, SB Nation's Seattle Sounders blog, about tonight's match between the Philadelphia Union and the Seattle f'n Sounders.

tBG) The last time the Seattle Sounders and Philadelphia Union met was in the 2014 U.S. Open Cup Final.

Match Preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Seattle Sounders

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A brief look at the history between these two sides, and some of the factors that could sway this contest one way or another.

Match: Philadelphia Union vs. Seattle Sounders

Date: Wednesday, June 24th

Time: 7:00 PM

Place: PPL Park

Television: Comcast SportsNet

History

The Union have faced the Sounders eight times, going 2-4-2 with their last meeting coming in last year's U.

Clint Dempsey

World Soccer Talk Radio (6.17.15) Jeremiah Oshan interview about Seattle Sounders

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Listen to the latest episode of World Soccer Talk Radio featuring an interview with Sounder At Heart's Jeremiah Oshan.

As editor of SounderAtHeart.com, a blog about the Seattle Sounders, Oshan discusses the latest stories involving the Sounders including the controversial US Open Cup game where 3 players were sent off and Clint Dempsey ripped up the referee's notebook.

World Soccer Talk Radio (6.17.15) Jeremiah Oshan interview about Seattle Sounders

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Listen to the latest episode of World Soccer Talk Radio featuring an interview with Sounder At Heart's Jeremiah Oshan.

As editor of SounderAtHeart.com, a blog about the Seattle Sounders, Oshan discusses the latest stories involving the Sounders including the controversial US Open Cup game where 3 players were sent off and Clint Dempsey ripped up the referee's notebook.

Seattle's Alonso Suspended for Game vs Sporting

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The Seattle Sounders will be a little shorthanded for their game this weekend in KC against Sporting. Already without Brad Evans due to his call up to the US national team and Clint Dempsey's wife close to giving birth to their fourth child, they found out today that midfield designated player, Osvaldo Alonso will be suspended for Saturday's game for kicking out at Felipe Martins late in Seattle's 2-1 win over the Red Bulls.

Soccer News: Dempsey’s pitch

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Seattle Sounders Clint Dempsey throws out the first pitch and reaction to LAFC as we collect the soccer news for Tuesday. Read More

Despite heroic defensive effort, Portland Timbers lose to arch rivals Seattle Sounders FC 1 to 0

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The road trip for the Portland Timbers continued as they headed North to their Cascadian rivals in Washington to play the Seattle Sounders FC for the first of their three meetings. While the teams played an even first half, the Timbers' defense couldn't clear a throw in from the side until it was too late, and Sounders midfielder Clint Dempsey turned the error into the only goal as Seattle won the match 1 to 0.

The Rest

Razov to be inducted into Ring of Fire

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It's been a long time coming. The Fire's all-time leading goal scorer will be officially inducted into the club's Ring of Fire during a ceremony on October 3. Razov will join Peter Nowak, Frank Klopas, Lubos Kubik, Peter Wilt, Bob Bradley, Chris Armas, and CJ Brown as the eighth individual to be honored.

Toronto FC come back to beat D.C. United 2-1 behind two Giovinco goals

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Sebastian Giovinco scored twice as D.C. United wasted Steve Birnbaum's early goal in 2-1 defeat

Following a string of performances in which D.C. United conceded the first goal in six straight matches, proceedings got off to a different start on Saturday night against Toronto FC. But after Steve Birnbaum fired United ahead in the 6th minute, goals on either side of the half from Sebastian Giovinco gave the Reds the 2-1 victory.

Opposite View: Three questions with Pat Murphy of Massive Report

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This week we talk with Pat Murphy of Massive Report, SB Nation's Columbus Crew blog, about the upcoming midweek match between the Philadelphia Union and Columbus.

tBG) It's been little over a month since Columbus shellacked the Union 4-1 in Columbus. Since then, the Crew have gone 1-2-2.