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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

FIFA spokesman Walter De Gregorio arrives to give a press conference at the FIFA headquarters, on May 27, 2015 in Zurich. Swiss police on Wednesday raided a Zurich hotel to detain six top football officials as part of a US investigation into tens of millions of dollars of bribes paid to sport leaders, Swiss authorities and media reports said.  AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Soccer Officials Arrested In Zurich; World Cup Votes Probed

Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings into FIFA’s awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, only hours after seven soccer officials were arrested Wednesday pending extradition to the U.S. in a separate probe of “rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted” corruption

1090 The Fan–05/27/2015

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

Dempsey’s 77th Minute Goal Lifts Seattle Past Portland 1-0

The only hat trick of Dempsey’s career outside of England came against Portland

1090 The Fan–04/27/2015

Edson Buddle of the Colorado Rapids dribbles against the Sounders' Chad Marshall  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

MLS Suspends Players From NYC, Seattle, Colorado

Major League Soccer on Thursday suspended Colorado midfielder Marcelo Sarvas for two games and Seattle defender Chad Marshall and New York City FC goalkeeper Josh Saunders for one game

1090 The Fan–04/23/2015

Sigi Schmid (photo by: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sigi Schmid On Coaching Honor, Facing LA Galaxy, And The State Of U.S. Soccer

Seattle Sounders FC head coach Sigi Schmid joined Bill and Jason on “The Steve Sandmeyer Show” Friday

1090 The Fan–04/10/2015

Sigi Schmid (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sigi Schmid Elected To US Soccer Hall Of Fame

Schmid, voted in from the builder ballot, has coached the Los Angeles Galaxy (1999-05), Columbus (2006-08) and Seattle (2009-present)

1090 The Fan–04/09/2015

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Sounders Earn 2-2 Tie With Club Tijuana

Andy Rose, who subbed into the game to start the second half, scored in the 56th minute on Tuesday night and the Seattle Sounders rallied to tie Club Tijuana 2-2 in an international friendly.

1090 The Fan–03/25/2015

Tyrone Mears (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

Mears Adds Quality To Already Talented Sounders FC

Entering the 2015 Major League Soccer season, Seattle Sounders FC had few holes to fill, and just a couple questions about the starting 11

1090 The Fan–03/09/2015

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

Dempsey Gets Two Goals In Sounders 3-0 Win

Clint Dempsey scored twice and Obafemi Martins added a goal to help the Seattle Sounders beat the New England Revolution 3-0 on Sunday night in the opener for both teams.

1090 The Fan–03/09/2015

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MLS Minimum: Playing For $36,500 With Millionaire Teammates

The gap between players like Zach Scott and their superstar teammates is among the biggest in sports

1090 The Fan–03/05/2015

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Scenes from the World Cup 2014 match featuring the USA and Belgium.

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World Cup 2014: Ghana vs. USA

Scenes from the Ghana vs. USA match in Brazil.

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