Stories tagged: mls
Sat., June 9, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Depending on how recent you want to take recent history, a second half go-ahead goal by their Saturday night opponent could have left the Sounders either downcast or slightly optimistic.
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
Sounders majority owner Adrian Hanauer agrees his team must start winning games in a hurry if it’s to avoid missing the playoffs for the first time.
UPDATED: Sat., June 2, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Corey Baird headed home the game-winning goal and Real Salt Lake continued its season-long mastery of Seattle with a 2-0 victory on Saturday night.
Fri., June 1, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Sounders left back Nouhou and newly-added striker Felix Chenkam both hail from the same port city in Cameroon, a rarity for Major League Soccer teammates. They are part of an …
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
No longer just a pro baseball or football city. Not just a hotbed for college hoops. Thousands of soccer fans held a pep rally to celebrate Cincinnati’s surprising ascendance on …
Sat., May 26, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Sebastian Saucedo launched a shot that found the upper right corner in the 61st minute in Real Salt Lake’s 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday.
Fri., May 25, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Hard knocks? Sounders defender Kim Kee-hee gives as good as he gets in bashing his way on to MLS scene
Sounders defender Kim Kee-hee says he likes physical play and can take whatever opponents throw his way, be it broken noses, cuts to his eyes or a bloody scalp.
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 7 p.m.
Sebastian Blanco broke out his Chucky mask for a goal against the rival Sounders. In a nod to his nickname back home in Argentina, Blanco donned the mask in celebration …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
The salvos were being launched well before Sunday’s rivalry game between the Portland Timbers and the Seattle Sounders.
Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Daniel Salloi and Gerso Fernandes scored second-half goals and Tim Melia came up with several huge saves, leading Sporting Kansas City to a 2-0 victory over short-handed Atlanta, Sporting snapped …
Mon., May 7, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Couch Slouch: When I was growing up in the late 1960s playing kick drums, kickball and kick the can, I had a dream that one day there would be dozens …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
The Seattle Sounders played up a man for more than 75 minutes, fired off 45 crosses and took 16 shots, but were unable to get anything past Columbus goalkeeper Zach …
UPDATED: Sun., April 29, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Laurent Ciman scored on a free kick in the third minute of stoppage time, and Los Angeles FC opened its $350 million Banc of California Stadium with a stunning 1-0 …
Sat., April 28, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
Ibson Barreto da Silva and Darwin Quintero each scored to help Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Saturday night and end a four-game skid.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
The Sounders opened their Major League Soccer season with a home loss to Los Angeles FC. On Sunday, they meet again – in Los Angeles, in the expansion team’s home …
Sat., April 28, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Los Angeles’ first new outdoor sports arena in a half-century is opening a mere 18 months after construction began. Banc of California Stadium sits on the former site of the …
Wed., April 25, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
LAFC is returning home for the opening of its brand-new downtown stadium. The club had to start with six matches on the road and did surprisingly well, especially for an …
Sun., April 22, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Gustav Svensson and Bruin scored in a three-minute span midway through the first half and the Sounders won for the first time this season, beating Minnesota United 3-1 on Sunday.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
When Alex Roldan joined his brother, Cristian, on the field for the Sounders on Sunday, it marked the first time in recent memory that two siblings have started the same …
Sun., April 15, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Alexander Ring scored his first MLS goal to help New York City FC to a 2-2 draw with host Atlanta United on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
A desperate Sounders team looking to avoid the worst start in franchise history sent out a young brother combination in hopes of generating a spark. Having Cristian Roldan in the …
Sat., April 14, 2018, 2:41 p.m.
With Harry Shipp now added to the list of injured Sounders and Clint Dempsey and Kelvin Leerdam suspended, the team will need its younger players to step up Sunday in …
Thu., April 12, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
A look behind murky MLS disciplinary system that took 25 days to further punish Sounders forward Clint Dempsey for red card
Sounders forward Clint Dempsey has been suspended an additional game for a red card handed out 25 days earlier: a delayed decision that’s caused much head-scratching amongst MLS fans ever-frustrated …
Wed., April 11, 2018, 1:36 p.m.
Tim Melia’s 10-save game has helped answer the critics who had suggested earlier this season that Sporting Kansas City was struggling on defense. Sporting now has two straight shutouts and …
Wed., April 11, 2018, 11:31 a.m.
The LA Galaxy have signed striker Ola Kamara to a three-year contract. Kamara scored 34 goals in the previous two MLS seasons with the Columbus Crew. He joined the Galaxy …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Chris Mueller, Sacha Kljestan and Dom Dwyer scored in a late flurry to give Orlando City a stunning 3-2 victory over Portland in Orlando, Florida.
Sat., April 7, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
ATLANTA – Miguel Almiron had two goals and one assist, helping Atlanta United beat Los Angeles FC 5-0 on Saturday for its fourth consecutive victory. Atlanta United defender Chris McCann …
Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Sounders’ Kelvin Leerdam regrets ‘stupid red card,’ says Seattle needs to channel aggression the right way
Sounders right back Kelvin Leerdam says he regrets taking a “stupid red card” on Saturday that left his team shorthanded the majority of a 1-0 loss to the Montreal Impact
Sat., March 31, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice in his MLS debut and the LA Galaxy defeated LAFC 4-3 on Saturday.
Sat., March 31, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
Jeisson Vargas scored on a point-blank shot in the 60th minute, and the Montreal Impact beat the short-handed Seattle Sounders 1-0.1 Montreal won its second straight after an 0-2-0 start. …