SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 10: Clint Dempsey of the United States enters the facility prior to their training session at Sao Paulo FC on June 10, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Dempsey Given Minimum 2-Year Suspension From US Open Cup

The penalty announced Thursday by a U.S. Soccer Federation panel was in addition to a three-game league ban and fine announced last week by Major League Soccer

CBS Seattle–06/25/2015

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Sapong, Philadelphia Beat Sounders 1-0

Seattle struggled in the attacking half, playing without injured Obafemi Martins and suspended Clint Dempsey

1090 The Fan–06/25/2015

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Garcia Helps Earthquakes Beat Sounders 2-0

Matias Perez Garcia set up Sanna Nyassi’s first-half goal, and then scored in the second half to help the San Jose Earthquake beat the Seattle Sounders 2-0 on Saturday.

06/21/2015

Clint Dempsey (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Clint Dempsey Suspended 3 Games For Confrontation

Seattle forward Clint Dempsey was suspended for three games by Major League Soccer on Friday and fined for his conduct toward a match official during a U.S. Open Cup game this week, a penalty the U.S. captain will finish serving before the Americans start the defense of their CONCACAF Gold Cup title next month.

06/19/2015

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Former Seattle US attorney now represents FIFA amid scandal

Former Seattle U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan is on the legal team representing FIFA amid its corruption scandal.

06/18/2015

Clint Dempsey (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Sounders’ Clint Dempsey Snatches Ref’s Notebook, Tears It Up

Seattle Sounders midfielder Clint Dempsey wasn’t happy with referee Daniel Radford’s decision to toss teammate Michael Ariza out of Tuesday’s match against the rival Portland Timbers

1090 The Fan–06/17/2015

Sounders Fall on Wallace’s Extra-time Goal

Rodney Wallace scored in the 10th minute of extra time to help the Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 3-1 in a fourth round U.S. Open Cup game Tuesday night.

06/17/2015

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Thomas Jaguaribe Bedinelli Signs With Sounders

The Seattle Sounders have signed Brazilian midfielder Thomas Jaguaribe Bedinelli, who will be eligible to play immediately.

06/01/2015

Chad Barrett (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Barrett Scores Late Goal, Sounders Beat Red Bulls 2-1

Barrett scored 30 seconds into second-half stoppage time to give the Seattle Sounders a 2-1 comeback victory

CBS Seattle–06/01/2015

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Seattle Takes Over Top Spot In West By Beating Colorado 1-0

Marco Pappa scored in the 16th minute to lift the Sounders to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids. Not only does Seattle (7-3-2, 23 points) now lead the Western Conference, it leads the entire MLS, thanks to Portland’s 1-0 win at home late Wednesday against Eastern Conference leader D.C. United (22 points).

CBS Seattle–05/28/2015

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