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Sounders may open playoffs without top goal scorer

TUKWILA, Wash. – Seattle Sounders forward Eddie Johnson might miss the first leg of the MLS Western Conference semifinals against Real Salt Lake on Friday with a hamstring strain but …


Galaxy beat Sounders in regular-season finale

CARSON, Calif. – Mike Magee scored on a pass from Robbie Keane in the 83rd minute, and the Los Angeles Galaxy hurt Seattle’s playoff position with a 1-0 victory over …


Sounders have big goals in regular-season finale

TUKWILA, Wash. – Playoff seeding. MLS Cup hosting rights. CONCACAF Champions League qualifying. There are a lot of numbers-based, results-based motivations for the Seattle Sounders to win in today’s 6 …


Sounders win, move into 2nd place

SEATTLE – Brad Evans scored twice, including the go-ahead goal, to lead the Seattle Sounders to a 3-1 victory over FC Dallas on Sunday night. The Sounders (15-7-11, 56 points), …


Johnson returns to Sounders after leading U.S. team

When Eddie Johnson (pictured right) left Seattle to join the U.S. national team for his first call-up in more than two years, he wasn’t sure what coach Jurgen Klinsmann had …


Shorthanded Sounders tie Salt Lake

SEATTLE – Real Salt Lake was unable to take advantage of playing the final 60 minutes with an extra player and could only manage a 0-0 draw with the Seattle …


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The Sounders will play an important league game today ( 7 p.m. on NBC Sports) in regards to seeding for the upcoming MLS Cup playoffs. Too bad neither Seattle nor …


Huge crowd sees Sounders pound Portland

SEATTLE – Eddie Johnson scored his 14th goal of the season just minutes after an own goal gave Seattle the lead, Fredy Montero added another in the 62nd minute, and …


Sounders, Whitecaps finish in scoreless tie

The tone of Saturday’s rivalry game between the Seattle Sounders FC and the Vancouver Whitecaps (10-12-9) was set in the third minute, and the impression was left on Fredy Montero’s …


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More than a month has passed since the Seattle Sounders played at full strength. That game was a 6-2 road victory on Aug. 25 against Chivas USA. Since then Seattle …


Earthquakes down Sounders for third time

SEATTLE – Three games. Three losses. Call it a San Jose sweep.


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On a day normally reserved for American football, football of the other sort will take a national stage today ( 12:30 p.m. on NBC) with a rivalry match between the …


Johnson scores twice in Sounders’ win

SEATTLE – Eddie Johnson scored twice, including the go-ahead goal in the 89th minute, and the Seattle Sounders rallied to beat Chivas USA 2-1 on Saturday. It was the first …


Dallas, Sounders tie one on

FRISCO, Texas – Mauro Rosales scored in the 20th minute and the Seattle Sounders held on to tie FC Dallas 1-1 on Sunday. Seattle (12-6-8) improved to 5-1-2 in its …


Montero, Sounders pound Chivas USA

CARSON, Calif. – Fredy Montero scored a hat trick and Mauro Rosales had three assists as the Seattle Sounders beat Chivas USA 6-2 on Saturday. Brad Evans and Sammy Ochoa …


Montero comes off bench to spark Sounders

SEATTLE – Don’t expect Fredy Montero to suddenly become the constant super-sub who comes off the Seattle Sounders bench, no matter how good he’s been in just that role. Montero …


Earthquakes roll Sounders in 93rd minute

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Steven Lenhart scored in second-half stoppage time to give the San Jose Earthquakes a 2-1 win over the Seattle Sounders that extended their lead atop the …


Earthquakes roll Sounders in 93rd minute

Steven Lenhart scored in second-half stoppage time to give the San Jose Earthquakes a 2-1 win over the Seattle Sounders that extended their lead atop the MLS standings on Saturday …


Newsmakers

Acquired The active Atlanta Hawks improved their long-distance shooting, acquiring small forward Kyle Korver from the Chicago Bulls for a trade exception and cash. Korver averaged 8.1 points for the …


Chelsea sets roster for U.S. soccer tour

Chelsea of the English Premier League has announced its roster for its exhibition soccer tour of the United States. Among the 30 players set to take part in the four-match …


Eastern agrees to 2015 football game with Oregon

College football: Playing against the Pac-12 Conference is becoming commonplace for the Eastern Washington University football program, but the Eagles will face an unfamiliar opponent from that powerhouse league in …


Timbers fire second-year coach Spencer

PORTLAND – John Spencer, the affable coach of the Portland Timbers who helped prepare the team for the jump to Major League Soccer last season, was fired Monday. The Timbers, …


Sounders end winless streak by holding back Rapids

SEATTLE – On one special night, Sounders FC ended two long waits. Seattle first ended a franchise-worst winless streak at nine games with a 2-1 home win against the Colorado …


Tie stretches Sounders’ winless streak to nine

SANDY, Utah – The Seattle Sounders didn’t end their long winless streak Wednesday in Rio Tinto Stadium. But battling to a hotly contested 0-0 tie against Real Salt Lake, in …


Sounders’ winless streak hits record nine

SANDY, Utah — Real Salt Lake drew 0-0 with Seattle on Wednesday night, snapping a three game losing streak and extending the Sounders’ franchise-record winless streak to nine games.


Revolution’s late goal extends Sounders’ winless streak

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Diego Fagundez headed home a cross from Fernando Cardenas in the fourth and final minute of stoppage time and the New England Revolution pulled into a 2-2 …


Revolution’s late goal extends Sounders’ winless streak

Diego Fagundez headed home a cross from Fernando Cardenas in the fourth and final minute of stoppage time and the New England Revolution pulled into a 2-2 tie with the …


Portland keeps Seattle Sounders reeling with 1st victory in series

PORTLAND – The Portland Timbers vanquished their archrivals and took some pressure off their embattled coach. Kris Boyd scored his fifth goal of the season, David Horst converted a header …


Sounders, Timbers set to renew heated rivalry

TUKWILA, Wash. – Seattle Sounders FC kicks off another edition of Major League Soccer’s best rivalry today in Portland – a spectacle Timbers coach John Spencer thinks is among the …


Sounders’ winless streaks reaches six after tie

SEATTLE – Jacob Peterson scored on a deflected shot in the eighth minute for Sporting Kansas City, and Patrick Ianni’s electrifying volley goal just a few minutes later was enough …