9:06 PM EDT, Tue July 22, 2014

Fredy Montero visits practice, says his dream is to one day return to the Sounders

Fredy Montero, the leading scorer in Sounders FC history, was a visitor at Monday's practice. The forward, currently with Sporting Lisbon in Portugal, has family in the area and is on summer vacation before the 2014-15 season gets going. Reporters got to spend a few minutes with Montero, and here is a full transcript of the interview: *     *     * (How does it feel to be back?) "I'm excited about the game. I hope we win tomorrow. [Ed note: Montero then caught himself and smiled for saying "we" as it related to the Sounders.] ... I'm with my family here. This is my second home, and...

Fredy Montero says he hopes to return to Sounders

Sounders career goals leader Fredy Montero was a spectator at Sounders training today, and he said he hopes one day to return as more than that. Montero was asked if he hopes one day to return to the club, and his answer came clear and quickly. “I hope so,” he said. “That’s one of my dreams now. I hope to be back playing for the Sounders.” Montero is currently playing for Sporting Portugal, where he recorded a hat trick in his first match and ended as the club’s leading goals-scorer. According to reports, he signed a four-and-a-half-year deal there in … Read more »

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