Lagerwey was hired as the Sounders’ new general manager Tuesday. He comes to Seattle after seven-plus seasons as the general manager of Real Salt Lake, helping turn that franchise into an MLS Cup winner.
The Seattle Sounders have signed former Premier League defender Tyrone Mears in the hopes of adding depth to their back line.
United States defender DeAndre Yedlin will join Tottenham in January, six months earlier than expected.
Coming off its best season, the Seattle Sounders signed Sigi Schmid to a multi-year contract on Thursday, keeping around the only coach in franchise history.
Seattle’s Chad Marshall has been voted Major League Soccer’s Defender of the Year for a record third time.
Marcelo Sarvas scored in the 52nd minute, and the Galaxy opened the conference finals with a 1-0 victory over the Sounders on Sunday.
Former MLS player and current Seattle Sounders assistant coach Ezra Henderson has been named the first head coach of Sounders 2
The Sounders advanced to the MLS Cup Western Conference finals with a 0-0 draw against FC Dallas in the second leg of the conference semifinals. The two-leg series finished tied 1-1 on aggregate but Seattle moved on thanks to its road goal in the first game in Dallas. Road goals were implemented as a tiebreaker this year.
The Seattle Sounders have signed 17-year-old Victor Mansaray to the fourth homegrown contract in club history
Clint Dempsey and Lamar Neagle scored three minutes apart in the second half, rallying the Seattle Sounders to a 2-2 tie with the Galaxy on Sunday night and sending the MLS race for the Supporters’ Shield down to the final weekend.