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Clint Dempsey undergoing evaluations for irregular heartbeat

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Clint Dempsey is set to miss this weekend's match due to a major medical issue.

The Seattle Sounders announced on Friday that Dempsey is undergoing medical evaluations for an irregular heartbeat. The U.S. Men's National Team forward will miss this weekend's match against the Portland Timbers as the situation is addressed.

Sigi Schmid speaks on Sounders departure, Dempsey relationship

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Several weeks after seeing his tenure with the Seattle Sounders come to an end, Sigi Schmid has addressed his departure from the club.

The long-time Sounders manager talked to ESPNabout his relationship with players for the first time since his release from the club last month, particularly relating to star striker Clint Dempsey.

Dempsey, Roldán destruyen a los Timbers

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Vencer a Portland con tres goles en casa no pudo ser en mejor momento para los Seattle Sounders. De eso se encargaron Clint DEMPSEY y Cristian ROLDÁN, quienes junto a Jordan MORRIS hicieron trizas a los Timbers al superarlos 3 1 ante 53,302 aficionados en el CenturyLink Field. Seattle alargó su racha invicta a cuatro partidos desde el 31 de julio y pudo vengar .

Following red card, Schmid says Dempsey is targeted by opposition

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Clint Dempsey is a competitive guy, one who consistently brings a fiery personality to the field inevery game he plays. Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid has seen that personality first-hand for nearly three years, and believes opposing teams are doing their best to take advantage of it.

Cinco goles al FC Dallas para aliviar presión

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El Seattle Sounders aprovechó la travesía del FC Dallas por el Noroeste para golearlos en el CenturyLink Field en partido de media semana que marcó el inició de la segunda mitad de la temporada para los Sounders, así como la esperanza de que el equipo retome el camino de la victoria y poder aspirar a los playoffs.

Major League Soccer

MLS Week 25: A Look Ahead

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Rivalries dominate Week 25 in MLS,and there a few salivating matchupson tap this weekend.

The most notable is the Cascadia Cup as the resurgent Seattle Sounders face the Portland Timbers at Providence Park. Both sides met last week withthe Sounders cruised to a 3-1 win.

Lodeiro equalizer earns Sounders draw against Dynamo

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The Seattle Sounders found themselves down, but not out,at the BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston on Wednesday night.

Though the Sounders entered the match having won their last three matches, the visitors found themselves outplayed by the Houston Dynamo as the hosts statistically dominated.

MLS teams try to reverse course with time running out in 2016

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Seattle, Columbus, and the Philadelphia Union still have time to make 2016 count with a late season run to the MLS playoffs.

Dempsey brace pushes Sounders past Timbers

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SEATTLE Things just got interesting in the Pacific Northwest. The Seattle Sounders routed the Portland Timbers in front of 53,302 at CenturyLink Field on Sunday night. All but written off just weeks ago, Seattle's 3-1 victory puts it back in the thick of the playoff race, hot on the heels of the archrival Timbers.

Jordan Morris and Keegan Rosenberry play for Rookie of the Year

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By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Aug 15, 2016) US Soccer Players – Major League Soccer is the place where most US-based players get their start. They come into the league in a variety of ways. There's the oft-maligned SuperDraft, where a crop of ever-dwindling college recruits still dream of pro careers.

Nicolas Lodeiro opens MLS account as Sounders top Real Salt Lake

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SEATTLE Two touches. That's all it took for Nicolas Lodeiro to provide a goal and an assist on Sunday. And that bit of class gave the Seattle Sounders a desperately needed 2-1 win over Real Salt Lake in front of 39,491 at CenturyLink Field.

Lodeiro opened the scoring in the 24th minute, collecting a short pass from Andreas Ivanschitz and slapping a one-touch shot past goalkeeper Nick Rimando from 12 yards out.

Michael Bradley returns in win for Toronto FC, Dempsey hat trick

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Toronto got a goal from Jozy Altidore with Michael Bradley assisting and Clint Dempsey took advantage of Jordan Morris's assists.

Dempsey hat-trick paces Sounders against Orlando City

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Even though it was the home side that got out to the faster start on Sunday night, the Seattle Sounders found their second away win of the season at Camping World Stadium.

The Sounders picked up their first victory since head coach Sigi Schmid's exit, defeating Orlando City SC, 3-1, behind a Clint Dempsey hat-trick.

Return of Roman Torres complicates Brad Evans' positional future

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TUKWILA, Wash. When the Seattle Sounders signed Panamanian center back Roman Torres last summer, Brad Evansmade no secret of his initial displeasure.

"I'd like to be comfortable in one position," the team captain said, well aware he was about to find himself looking for a new one.

Nicolas Lodeiro shines in Sounders debut

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SEATTLE There hasn't been much cause to congratulate the Seattle Sounders this season, but at first blushit looks like they got this one right, the first all-caps acquisition of the Garth Lagerwey era.

When it comes to Designated Players, you never really know if the goodsmerit the bill until that sexy name donsan MLS uniform and kicks a ball in a meaningful match or two.

Galaxy capitalize on miscue, escape Seattle with draw

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SEATTLE When you're hot, you seem to catch every break. The LA Galaxy were thoroughly outplayed for most of Sunday afternoon's match against the Seattle Sounders, but took advantage of a single mistake to leave CenturyLink Field with a 1-1 draw in front of 48,458 at CenturyLink Field.

Sigi Schmid is an American soccer player

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Sigi Schmid is a legend as a coach for a reason and he built that legacy on knowing how to play the game.

Sounders begin new era with 'force magnifier' Nicolas Lodeiro

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SEATTLE They had to be music to the ears of Seattle Sounders fans, Garth Lagerwey's words on Wednesday afternoon.

Through 20 matches this season the Sounders have dumped hopeful cross after hopeful cross from the touchlines into the penalty area, treating the heart of the park like some sort of quarantine zone.

The game that sparked the fall of Seattle Sounders and Sigi Schmid

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Sigi Schmid finally met his end on Tuesday, fired after seven-and-a-half seasons in Seattle with his Sounders 21 points behind Western Conference-leading FC Dallas, ten points below the red line, and just one point out of last place.

It was a position that even a manager of Schmid's stature couldn't survive – especially not after Seattle failed to register a single shot until the 88th minute on Saturday against Sporting Kansas City in an unforgivably indifferent 3-0 loss.

The game that sparked the fall of Seattle Sounders and Sigi Schmid

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Sigi Schmid finally met his end on Tuesday, fired after seven-and-a-half seasons in Seattle with his Sounders 21 points behind Western Conference-leading FC Dallas, ten points below the red line, and just one point out of last place.

It was a position that even a manager of Schmid's stature couldn't survive – especially not after Seattle failed to register a single shot until the 88th minute on Saturday against Sporting Kansas City in an unforgivably indifferent 3-0 loss.

Sigi Schmid is out and Seattle moves on

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The Seattle Sounders decided it was time for their second coach in the team's MLS history, parting ways with Sigi Schmid.

The SBI View: Sounders should part ways with Sigi Schmid

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The Seattle Sounders are supposed to be competing for a championship, not the first round pick in the 2017 MLS Draft.

Yet it is the latter scenario that the Sounders frustratingly find themselves in through nearly two-thirds of the season.

Sporting KC relies on fitness against Sounders to continue playoff push

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Under harsh midday heat, Sporting Kansas City was prepared forSunday's match tobe a struggle. However, the Western Conference contender fell back into their comfort zone on Sunday afternoon while displaying a desire to defend their home turf.

Theywere at home, and played like it, as Dom Dwyer scored a brace in Sporting KC's 3-0 win over the Seattle Sounders at Children's Mercy Park.

Has the sun finally set on Seattle’s honeymoon?

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It was nice while it lasted for Seattle, but their run as a Western Conference power appears to have ended along with their Open Cup hopes.

This is how Portland stayed top in Cascadia

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The Portland Timbers stopped the Seattle Sounders momentum, winning at Providence Park in week 19 of the 2016 MLS season.

Valeri double guides Timbers past Sounders

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One of the league's greatestfeudscontinued on Sunday afternoon as the Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders renewed their Cascadia rivalry at Providence Park.

A pair of Diego Valeri finishes gave the Timbers a 3-1 win over the Sounders, propelling the home side up to sixth in the Western Conference standings with 29 points through 21 matches.

Seattle needs wins and MLS needs Mario Balotelli

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The Seattle Sounders might be turning around their lackluster season and MLS should seriously consider going after Mario Balotelli.

Things change for Seattle

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The Seattle Sounders got a big win at home on Wednesday against FC Dallas and Vancouver shutout Real Salt Lake at BC Place.

Sounders thump reserve-heavy FC Dallas

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SEATTLE So fitting that if the Seattle Sounders are to redeem the 2016 season, the long road back to the red line begins against FC Dallas the speedy youngsters who exposed the Sounders as anything but in last season's playoffs.

The teams have gone in opposite directions since Dallas eliminated Seattle on penalty kicks in the Western Conference semifinals last fall.

MLS Week 19: A Midweek Look Ahead

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A busy Wednesday night around MLS sees six matches kick off Week 19.

Sporting Kansas City will be looking to continue its impressive recent form against the Chicago Fire, as Peter Vermes' side attempts to extend its unbeaten streak to six matches.

Sounders cruise past West Ham in friendly

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Seattle The match arrived at an inopportune time and was mostly played like a glorified training kickabout, but the Seattle Sounders will take any result these days. And a result is what they got on Tuesday night, besting West Ham United of the English Premier League 3-0 in an international friendly at CenturyLink Field.

Sigi Schmid

¡Se va Schmid!

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•El único entrenador que han tenido los Sounders •Brian Schmetzer toma las riendas •La peor temporada de los Sounders desde el 2009 Sus dias estaban contados. No es ninguna sorpresa entonces que al final de esta mañana se diera a conocer la ¨separación mutua¨ de Sigi SCHMID y los Seattle Sounders.

Sounders fire head coach Sigi Schmid

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The Seattle Sounders have only known one head coach since joining MLS in 2009, however, that is about the change.

On Tuesday, the Sounders announced that the club has mutually agreed to part ways with head coach Sigi Schmid after spending the last eight seasons with the Western Conference side.

LA Galaxy

Second half surge lifts Galaxy past Sounders, into USOC semifinals

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Through 76 minutes, the Seattle Sounders were nurturing a one-goal lead with a U.S. Open Cup semifinal berth on the line. However, a late surge from the LA Galaxy added further misery to what has been a trying Sounders season.

Giovani dos Santos began the run before Sebastian Lletget added two of his own, as the Galaxy toppled the Sounders, 4-2, in Wednesday's USOC quarterfinal.

Robbie Keane does it again as Galaxy top Sounders

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SEATTLE Some things never change. Robbie Keane takes the field against the Seattle Sounders and scores. The calendar turns to July, and Bruce Arena's LA Galaxy start racking up wins. The Sounders get shut out.

Keane provided all the scoring the Galaxy needed on Saturday afternoon in just the 15th minute,beating defender Joevin Jones to a short cross from a softly-marked Gyasi Zardes and poking a shot off the crossbar and past goalkeeper Stefan Frei.

The Rest

Report: DeAndre Yedlin completes transfer to Newcastle

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DeAndre Yedlin's summer transfer saga has finally come to an end with a big-money move away from Tottenham.

According to Goal USA, Yedlin has officially joined Newcastle United via a permanent move away from Tottenham. The Championship club reportedly paid a$6.6 million transfer fee to acquire the U.

Soccer TV: Seattle Sounders vs Portland Timbers

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The weekend soccer TV schedule has the conclusion of the Men's Olympic tournament, LA at Yankee Stadium, and the Cascadia derby.

Sounders unveil signing of Uruguayan international Lodeiro

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The Seattle Sounders are in a period of transition following the dismissal of Sigi Schmid, but the club's future got a big brighter on Wednesday with the signing of an impact attacking player.

Uruguayan international Nicolas Lodeiro has officially joined the club on a multi-year Designated Player contract.

Dwyer brace brings Sporting KC valuable points against Sounders

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A Dom Dwyer brace and a strike from Jacob Peterson defeated a lifeless Seattle Sounders team Sunday afternoon at Children's Mercy Park.

Sporting KC continued to creep toward playoff contention with the 3-0 win over the Sounders Sunday at Children's Mercy Park.

Soccer News: The club touring season

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Seattle had no trouble with a preseason version of West Ham United as the club friendly season starts in North American soccer.