MLS Has Full Slate Of Games On Decision DayThe chaotic final day of Major League Soccer's regular season — with all 11 matches played at the same time — featured goodbyes to both a historic stadium and a beloved player, a record crowd in Atlanta, and plenty of jockeying for postseason position.
Bruin Scores Twice in 2nd Half; Sounders Beat FC Dallas 4-0Will Bruin scored twice in four minutes midway through the second half and the Sounders clinched a playoff berth and a chance to defend their MLS Cup by beating FC Dallas 4-0 on Sunday.
Sounders Lose to Union, 0-2Seattle needed a win to clinch its ninth straight playoff spot.
Dempsey's Last-Second PK Lifts Sounders Past MinnesotaClint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in the final seconds of stoppage time, lifting the Seattle Sounders to a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United on Sunday night.
Roldan's 2 Quick Goals Help Sounders Beat Quakes 3-0Cristian Roldan said he was delighted the Seattle Sounders were able to win two games this week "without their big-time guys" Clint Dempsey and Jordan Morris.
Dempsey Scores Twice And Sounders Beat Rapids 3-1Clint Dempsey scored two goals, Will Bruin had a goal and an assist, and the Seattle Sounders beat the Colorado Rapids 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Sounders Draw With Timbers 2-2Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a hard-fought 2-2 draw with rival Portland in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night.
Cristian Roldan Scores Early, Sounders Beat Timbers 1-0Seattle coach Brian Schmetzer will occasionally drop reminders to his club about last year and the qualities that eventually led to the Sounders winning the MLS Cup title.
Montero Leads Whitecaps Past Former Sounders TeammatesFredy Montero scored twice against his former team to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Friday night.
US Soccer Rebounds With 4 Points In 2 Qualifiers Under ArenaLast in the standings with a 0-2 record last week, the United States jumped to fourth with a 6-0 rout of Honduras at home followed by a difficult point earned in a physical 1-1 draw at Panama on Tuesday night.
Back From Irregular Heartbeat, Dempsey Hopes For 4th Cup"There's moments where you're sitting at home and you're praying and hoping things will work out."
After 1st Title, Sounders Prepare For Encore PerformanceAlong with the title came a new chapter for the Sounders, beginning Saturday against Houston. They're no longer seeking that missing piece. Now, it's the encore they're after.
Sounders' Clint Dempsey Feeling Good AgainSeattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey said Tuesday the symptoms that eventually led him to being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat first surfaced last February but it wasn't until late summer that it became serious enough to affect his ability to play.
Updates: Sounders MLS Cup Victory March and Rally In SeattlePolice say a trolley bus involved in the parade celebrating the Seattle Sounders' MLS Cup victory has struck and injured a bicycle officer.
Seattle Wins First MLS CupIt was the first MLS Cup final to fail to produce a goal in regulation, setting the stage for a dramatic tiebreaker. Roman Torres scored in the sixth round of penalty kicks to give the Seattle Sounders their first MLS Cup title, 5-4