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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

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

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sounders FC Ready For Season Opener, If There Is One

The labor dispute between Major League Soccer and player’s union has reached a critical stage with a possible strike vote either tonight or Wednesday morning

1090 The Fan–03/03/2015

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Threat Of Players Strike Looms Over Sounders FC Camp

Winning the final game of the 2014 season, yet losing the MLS Western Conference Finals continues to gnaw at Seattle Sounders FC. The club is using the bitter disappointment of falling to the Los Angeles […]

1090 The Fan–02/11/2015

Seattle Sounders Defender DeAndre Yedlin (Josh Edelson/Getty Images)

Swartz: Yedlin A Seattle Sounder For Now

DeAndre Yedlin’s surprising performance with the U.S. national team at World Cup has generated a host of rumors about his soccer future.  Yedlin was back at Seattle Sounders FC training camp today, and addressed some […]

07/07/2014

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

Sounders Expect Tough Match At Vancouver

It’s a Northwest soccer rivalry dating back to 1974.   Seattle Sounders FC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC square off for the 133rd time 4 p.m. Saturday at BC Place.  This one should be hotly contested […]

1090 The Fan–05/23/2014

Seattle Sounders FC Flag (Ric Tapia/Getty Images)

Sounders Carry Momentum Into Three-Game Home Stand

They’ve been world-beaters on the road, but below average at home.  The Seattle Sounders FC are eager to reward their faithful fans with improved play and hopefully some winning results over the next two weeks. […]

1090 The Fan–04/25/2014

Clint Dempsey Draws Suspension For Low Blow

So, it’s fine for a soccer player to constantly kick and grab the opponent, but one slap to the groin is worth a two-game suspension.  That’s basically the stance Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee has […]

1090 The Fan–03/19/2014

Clint Dempsey (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

U.S. Stars Collide In Seattle-Toronto Soccer Match

Two men who will be key to the USA hopes in this summer’s FIFA World Cup lead their respective soccer teams Saturday afternoon at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Clint Dempsey was a factor in Seattle […]

1090 The Fan–03/14/2014

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

Swartz: Chemistry Key To Sounders FC 2014 Season

How well players get along with teammates and  coaches can often determine the success of a sports season.  Team-bonding is a point of emphasis as Seattle Sounders FC launch their 2014 soccer schedule this Saturday […]

1090 The Fan–03/06/2014

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