Stories tagged: Seattle Sounders
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6:11 p.m.
Brian Schmetzer, Sounders express concern over ‘targeting’ of their offensive players
The Sounders are downright peeved with how some of their most skilled players have been targeted in recent weeks by opponents bent on slowing them down. “They’re targeting our players …
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
Latest Sounders addition says he can play anywhere he has to in midfield
New Sounders midfielder Victor Rodriguez says he’s willing to play anywhere and learn new things, while coach Brian Schmetzer has had him watch video of fouls and other skilled playmakers …
Mon., July 31, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Sounders hope to sign Spanish midfielder Victor Rodriguez
Spanish midfielder Victor Rodriguez is training with the Seattle Sounders in the hopes the club can sign the 28-year-old later this week.
Sat., July 29, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Sounders, Galaxy play to 0-0 draw
Stefan Frei had four saves for his seventh shutout of the season and the Seattle Sounders played Los Angeles to a 0-0 draw Saturday night in coach Sigi Schmid’s return …
Fri., July 28, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Seattle star Jordan Morris hopes to parlay Gold Cup confidence into strong Sounders finish
Mercer Island native Jordan Morris hopes his strong, assertive Gold Cup showing parlays into continued success with the Sounders, a team for which he’s scored only twice this season
Thu., July 27, 2017, 12:44 a.m.
Jordan Morris adds Gold Cup to NCAA, MLS titles
In a span of 19 months, Jordan Morris has won an NCAA title in 2015 with Stanford, scoring the first two goals in a 4-0 rout of Clemson; won the …
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Cristian Roldan’s 2 quick goals help Sounders beat Earthquakes 3-0
Cristian Roldan scored twice in less than two minutes in the second half and newly acquired Kelvin Leerdam got his first MLS goal, leading the Seattle Sounders past the San …
Sat., July 22, 2017, 3:43 p.m.
Sounders implored to better ‘protect’ teammates after recent manhandlings by opponents
After Nicolas Loderio was manhandled by D.C. United and drawn into a retailiatory red card, Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer wants to see his players “protect their teammates”” better than they …
Wed., July 19, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Sounders score 4 in second half to beat D.C. United 4-3
Cristian Roldan scored the go-ahead goal in the 78th minute and the Seattle Sounders overcame a three-goal deficit in the second half to beat D.C. United 4-3. Will Bruin, Brad …
Fri., July 7, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
For Sounders players like Nouhou Tolo, friendly vs. Eintracht Frankfurt a chance to gain more experience
The defending MLS Cup champions say their attitude toward friendlies and non-MLS competition has definitely shifted to where they now view them more as an opportunity to break in untested …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Sounders veterans Osvaldo Alonso, Chad Marshall out until August with sprains
Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso and center back Chad Marshall are both expected to miss from four-to-six weeks due to sprains in their knee and foot, respectively.
Tue., July 4, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Clint Dempsey nets two goals as Sounders beat Rapids 3-1
Clint Dempsey scored two goals, Will Bruin had a goal and an assist, and the Seattle Sounders beat the Colorado Rapids 3-1 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., July 1, 2017, 6 p.m.
Sounders sign Dutch defender Kelvin Leerdam to open July
The Seattle Sounders have bolstered its defense at the midpoint of the Major League Soccer season by signing Dutch fullback Kelvin Leerdam. Seattle used targeted allocation money to complete the …
Wed., June 28, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
Earthquakes knock Sounders out of U.S. Open Cup
Danny Hoesen scored in the 84th minute and the San Jose Earthquakes earned a 2-1 home victory over Sounders FC in the round of 16 in the U.S. Open Cup …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Sounders plan to add more kick to attack during July transfer window
General manager Garth Lagerwey expects to add at least one attacker before the July transfer window in search of a cohesive group.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Sounders draw with Timbers 2-2 in Cascadia Cup rivalry match
Clint Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a 2-2 draw with the rival Portland Timbers in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Scott Sutter’s last-second goal gives Orlando 1-1 draw with Sounders
Scott Sutter headed in a free kick on the last play of second-half stoppage time to lift Orlando City to a 1-1 draw with the Seattle Sounders. The Lions were …
Wed., June 21, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Portland Cascadia Cup match pushed to Sunday night
The start time for Sunday’s match between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers has been pushed back to 7:30 p.m. because of high temperatures in the forecast. The Cascadia …
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Sounders’ Chad Marshall ready to become 13th MLS player to play in 400 games
Marshall will achieve another longevity feat when he becomes only the 13th player in MLS history to log 400 games played in regular season, playoffs, Champions League and U.S. Open …
UPDATED: Sat., June 17, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
David Villa scores twice, New York City beats Sounders 2-1
David Villa didn’t let the rain bother him, scoring twice in leading New York City FC past Seattle 2-1. The star striker from Spain scored his 50th and 51st MLS …
Fri., June 16, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Sounders looking forward to upgraded attack as they head in to Yankee Stadium
Jordan Morris and Clint Dempsey return to bolster the attack Saturday of a Sounders team that had won three of four heading into the recent World Cup qualifying break.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Sounders to visit San Jose in fifth round of U.S. Open Cup
The Seattle Sounders were drawn to face the San Jose Earthquakes in the round of 16 of the U.S. Open Cup on Thursday. Seattle will travel to San Jose for …
Tue., June 13, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Sounders eliminate rival Timbers 2-1 in U.S. Open Cup
Zach Mathers scored on a penalty kick early in the second half to break a 1-all tie, and the Seattle Sounders defeated rival Portland Timbers 2-1 in the fourth round …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
CenturyLink will pay more to keep name on stadium
CenturyLink offering to sweeten the deal it has for naming rights to stadium where Seahawks and Sounders play.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Will Bruin scores in 69th, Sounders beat Dynamo 1-0
Will Bruin scored in the 69th minute against his former Houston teammates, and Stefan Frei had his third shutout in four games in the Seattle Sounders’ 1-0 victory over the …
Sat., June 3, 2017, 4:17 p.m.
Sounders spoke to U.S. national team about getting forwards back but are still playing shorthanded nonetheless
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer spoke this week with USMNT coach Bruce Arena about his team’s shorthanded situation, but Clint Dempsey and Jordan Morris remained with the national side.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
Justin Meram, Ola Kamara each score 8th goal, Crew tops Sounders 3-0
Justin Meram and Ola Kamara each scored their eighth goal of the season and the Columbus Crew beat the Seattle Sounders 3-0. Columbus snapped a two-game losing streak.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Cristian Roldan scores as Sounders hold off Timbers 1-0
Cristian Roldan scored on a header off a corner kick in the fourth minute and the Seattle Sounders held on to beat Portland Timbers 1-0. The first of three matchups …
Fri., May 26, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Cascadia rivals Sounders, Timbers clash with national team duty on the horizon
There will be no lack of intensity or acrimony when Portland and Seattle meet in the first matchup of the season between the Cascadia rivals. But for a handful of …
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Harry Shipp’s first-half goal enough as Sounders beat RSL, 1-0
Harry Shipp scored on a hard shot that was deflected into the goal in the 42nd minute and the Seattle Sounders snapped a three-game losing streak by beating Real Salt …