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
Seattle struggled in the attacking half, playing without injured Obafemi Martins and suspended Clint Dempsey
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.
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.
Former Seattle U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan is on the legal team representing FIFA amid its corruption scandal.
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
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.
The Seattle Sounders have signed Brazilian midfielder Thomas Jaguaribe Bedinelli, who will be eligible to play immediately.
Barrett scored 30 seconds into second-half stoppage time to give the Seattle Sounders a 2-1 comeback victory
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).
Scenes from the Sounders’ 2-0 win over the Portland Timbers.
Scenes from the World Cup 2014 match featuring the USA and Belgium.
Scenes from the Ghana vs. USA match in Brazil.