2:40 AM EDT, Thu October 23, 2014

DeAndre Yedlin the top pick in MLS' "24 under 24" rankings

Seattle right back DeAndre Yedlin has been named the top pick in MLS' annual "24 under 24" rankings of the top young players in the league, becoming second Sounder (Fredy Montero in 2010) to get the nod. It's just another honor in a 2014 full of them for Yedlin, who parlayed a breakout World Cup with a transfer deal to Tottenham Hotspur of the English Premier League set to kick in at the turn of the year. More worryingly, though, from a Sounders perspective, Yedlin was the only Seattle player to make the list -- or even the initial shortlist. Fellow Western Conference power L.A. also had...
Sounder At Heart Sep 23, 2014

Major Link Soccer: Looking Back at Montero

Joey Saputo purchases a new team maybe, Ben Olsen signs a new contract, and FiveThirtyEight looks at English soccer. Seattle To kick off its 24 Under 24 series, MLS examines one of its most prominent success stories: Fredy Montero. MLS will be releasing parts of its ranked list until Sept. 26. The LA Galaxy offer a big obstacle in Seattle's run at the Supporters' Shield. The News Tribune takes a look at the Sounders' and Galaxy's respective situations. The Tacoma Stars of the Western Indoor Soccer League are holding open tryouts on Oct. 19 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. There's a $25 fee to...