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.
The Seattle Sounders will start an independent lower-division USL Pro team beginning in 2015 called Seattle Sounders FC 2 with 20 percent of the club to be owned by fans through a community trust.
Watch what people think about Clint Dempsey…not knowing they’re talking to Clint Dempsey.
Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins scored in overtime in the Sounders’ 3-1 victory Tuesday night.