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Sounder At Heart Dec 3, 2014

Major Link Soccer: Awards, Moves, and MLS Cup

End of Season, MLS, and College awards are announced Seattle Obafemi "Oba" Martins will find out at 2pm today if he is the MVP of MLS. He is also nominated for Player of the Year in Nigeria. Goal of the Year is still to be announced. One site had their own vote, and "Oba Goal" won. Now that the season is over for Seattle. The accolades and awards will start arriving for this Young Star. Would he have made a difference for Seattle last Sunday? Just like his hair, Stefan Frei's season improved all the way through. USMNT player  Jordan Morris is up for "Top male college soccer player" it...

Portland's Rodney Wallace tops Seattle 'keeper Stefan Frei in Comeback Player voting

Portland Timbers midfielder Rodney Wallace scored five goals in 17 appearances this season, his first after recovering from offseason knee surgery, and has been rewarded with the MLS Comeback Player of the Year award, the league announced Tuesday in a release. Wallace finished less than four percentage points ahead of New England Revolution forward Charlie Davies and five more in front of Seattle goalkeeper Stefan Frei in the weighted vote. Davies, who was once badly injured in a car crash that nearly derailed his career, has helped lead the line for the MLS-Cup-bound Revs. Frei, meanwhile,...
Sounder At Heart Dec 2, 2014

Major Link Soccer: Henry leaves the Red Bulls

Just a few more links to help you through your MLS Cup recovery Seattle At the beginning of the season Sigi Schmid came under fire for sticking with Stefan Frei when the Swiss keeper committed a number of mistakes. Recently however, Frei has been excelling in net for the Sounders. Schmid says Frei's good play is a sign of more positive things to come from the Swiss. No matter what happens on the field for the Sounders, remember that you'll never yacht alone. Prints of the poster below just recently became available. Pretty excited to announced this poster is now available for purchase....

Frei: Crucial goal a matter of inches

Here is goalkeeper Stefan Frei’s take on the Galaxy goal that ended up making all the difference: I didn’t really see it until the very end. It went under one of our guys’ legs even. An inch further and I probably have it. An inch further out and it probably bangs off the post and stays out. We played a good game other than that. In mi-season you’d probably say that was a really good result and a well-played game, but it wasn’t enough today.

Sounders FC Player News

  • Obafemi Martins

    Clint Dempsey, Obafemi Martins, Sounders, Kim Little, Reign up for Seattle Sports Star of Year awards

  • Stefan Frei

    Schmid discusses Sounders’ goalkeeper situation (currently Stefan Frei and no one else)

  • DeAndre Yedlin

    Yedlin transfer to Tottenham finalized

  • Clint Dempsey

    Lagerwey: The Best in the Business

  • Leo Gonzalez

    Sounders release protected list for Wednesday's expansion draft -- which doesn't include Leo Gonzalez

  • Zach Scott

    Zach Scott's playing another year, per Zach Scott

  • Chad Marshall

    Seattle Sounders stars Chad Marshall, Obafemi Martins named to MLS Best XI

  • Marco Pappa

    Marco Pappa wins Univision MLS player of the year award

  • Dylan Remick

    Major Link Soccer - BWP is a DP and more

  • Osvaldo Alonso

    Major Link Soccer: Battery and Dynamo affiliation