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Sounder At Heart Aug 31, 2014

Marco Pappa called up by Guatemala, will miss 2 weeks

The Sounders will be without their creative midfielder while he represents his country in Copa Centroamericana action. Sigi Schmid has confirmed that Marco Pappa will miss "at least the next two weekends" of MLS competition as he joins the Guatemelan national team in the Copa Centroamericana. The winner of that tournament will earn a spot in the Copa America Centenario in the summer of 2016, while the top four teams will qualify for the 2015 Gold Cup. Pappa will return for the US Open Cup final in Philadelphia on Sept. 16, but won't take part in the Sounders' trip to take on Chivas USA on...
Seattle Times Aug 30, 2014

Sounders midfielder Marco Pappa to miss two weeks for Copa Centroamericana

The Sounders will be without midfielder Marco Pappa "for at least the next two weekends" while he goes on international duty with Guatemala, Seattle coach Sigi Schmid confirmed after his team's 1-0 victory over Colorado on Saturday.

Pappa honored to join Guatemala for Central American Cup

Marco Pappa got the winning assist today in Seattle’s 1-0 win over Colorado, and then he took off for the Central American Cup, which will cost him the next couple of weeks of MLS play. Here’s some of what he had to say afterward. On leaving on a high note: Happy to join the national team. For me it’s always special they think about me. But for sure before that I was thinking of Sounders. … Now for me I’ll miss the enxt couple of games with Guatemala hoping we can get our goal over there and then come … Read more »

Pappa, Pineda score, Sounders beat Dynamo 2-0

SEATTLE (AP) — Marco Pappa scored in the 69th minute and Gonzalo Pineda converted a penalty kick 6 minutes later as the Seattle Sounders snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Sunday night. Pappa scored his third goal of the season, a hard shot from the left of the penalty area restraining arc that ricocheted off the foot of Dynamo defender David Horst and past goalkeeper Tally Hall.

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