Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid was suspended for a game and fined $2,000 by MLS on Friday for comments about the officials during and after his team’s 0-0 tie with Real Salt Lake on Wednesday night.
Eddie Johnson scored his 14th goal of the season just minutes after an own goal gave Seattle the lead, Fredy Montero added another in the 62nd minute, and the Sounders raced past Cascadia rival Portland 3-0 before the second largest crowd for a stand-alone MLS game in league history.
Sammy Ochoa, Eddie Johnson and Brad Evans scored and the Seattle Sounders beat Honduran club Marathon 3-2 on Wednesday and gained a spot in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Champions League.
On a day normally reserved for American football, football of the other sort will take a national stage Saturday with a rivalry match between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers.
The Seattle Sounders have a shot at becoming the first team in the history of America’s longest running soccer tournament to win four straight titles when they face Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday.
SEATTLE (AP) — A big night for Andy Rose enabled the Sounders to relax. Rose had a goal and two assists to help Seattle beat Caribbean champion Caledonia AIA of Trinidad and Tobago 3-1 Thursday night in their opening Group Four game in CONCACAF Champions League.
Hope Solo met with the coach and captains of the U.S. women’s soccer team Sunday to discuss her latest outburst of candor, a Twitter rant that did no good for the image of the squad and distracted from preparations for the upcoming game against North Korea in the Olympic tournament.
The Seattle Sounders say they are in advanced negotiations with German midfielder Christian Tiffert after reports surfaced in Germany that he would be joining the Major League Soccer club on a transfer from Kaiserslautern.
The nationally recognized and award-winning summer family festival is in Kent, just south of Seattle, July 12 – 15. The street fair alone is huge – over 600 vendors from around the country. Plus the largest parade in South King County!
Sammy Ochoa scored two goals just four minutes apart midway through the second half as the Seattle Sounders opened pursuit of an unprecedented fourth straight U.S. Open Cup on Wednesday night by routing the Atlanta Silverbacks, 5-1.