5:29 AM EDT, Fri August 28, 2015
Seattle Sounders Rumors & News
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times 7 hours ago
The Huskies lost Cristian Roldan and Darwin Jones to the Sounders, but they feel confident they can weather such departures and make another deep NCAA tournament run.
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Aug 27, 2015
CD Olimpia topped the Sounders 1-0 in Group F of the CONCACAF Champions League in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on Wednesday night.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer Aug 27, 2015
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Alberth Elis scored in the 60th minute to help Olimpia beat the Seattle Sounders 1-0 on Wednesday night in CONCACAF Champions League play. Last week in Seattle, the Sounders rallied to beat Olimpia 2-1 on Erik Friberg's goal in the 90th minute and Brad Evans' penalty kick in the final seconds of stoppage time.
Seattle Times Aug 26, 2015
Follow along live as the Sounders travel to Tegucigalpa, Honduras, to take on CD Olimpia in a rematch of last week’s bonkers CONCACAF Champions League group-stage match at CenturyLink.
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Aug 26, 2015
Bad news for the readers who still semi-regularly send e- and voicemails about how hard Fox Sports 1 is to find — Fox Soccer Plus is a next-level kind of obscure. Here are tips for finding Wednesday night’s Sounders-CD Olimpia match in Honduras as Seattle seeks to tighten its grip on Group F of the CONCACAF […]
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Aug 26, 2015
Who are we to argue with the standings? L.A. has risen to the top of the Supporters’ Shield table and returns to a familiar spot in my weekly MLS power rankings. Last week’s ranking in parentheses 1. Los Angeles (2) Looking unbeatable at home. Form: W-L-W-W-W. Up next: at San Jose on Friday. 2. Vancouver (3) On pace for first-round […]
Seattle Times Aug 25, 2015
But though a Champions League win over C.D. Olimpia on Wednesday would give them a six-point lead in Group F, part of the Sounders’ focus — and a chunk of their squad — remained in Seattle, where it will host Portland on Sunday in a match with significant Western Conference playoff implications.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer Aug 25, 2015
Yes, I know, it’s way too early to be doing this kind of analysis. If you hate excessive use of the words ‘if’ and ‘then’, then you should stop reading right now. But what can I say. I wanted something that gives me a little clarity, and hopefully makes me a little less nervous watching our stiffs battle it out against Olimpia in Honduras tomorrow night. So, having done it, I figured I may as well share it. Before I go to the analysis, a few thoughts to bear in mind. Firstly if the Sounders win tomorrow night, Vancouver will have a lot of work to do into order to [...]
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Aug 25, 2015
Myron Samuel has had a busy August. Less than a week after signing with S2, the St. Vincent international commemorated his debut with two goals and an assist against Colorado Springs last Wednesday. And on Tuesday, Samuel was rewarded as the USL Player of the Week following a vote of the league’s media members. Below […]
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Aug 24, 2015
The Major League Soccer hype machine didn’t have to strain itself ahead of last weekend’s L.A. Galaxy-New York City FC match. The script wrote itself, West Coast giants vs. an East Coast upstart. The big names needed no introduction: Keane, Dos Santos, Villa, Pirlo and Diskerud, with no shortage of flowing locks. Gerrard vs. Lampard — […]
Seattle Times Aug 24, 2015
Sounders coach Sigi Schmid addressed the media on Monday ahead of a busy week for his team: The Sounders travel to Honduras by way of Houston for Wednesday’s CONCACAF Champions League game, then return home for a Sunday showdown with rival Portland.
Seattle Times Aug 23, 2015
The Seattle Sounders needed a hand to get further ahead in the race for the Western Conference’s final playoff spot. Instead, Roman Torres’ hand and Real Salt Lake forward Sebastian Jaime’s head saw the visitors stumble to a 2-0 loss Saturday night.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer Aug 23, 2015
Morales opened the scoring in the 12th minute, converting from the spot after the Sounders' Roman Torres was charged with a hand ball in the penalty area. Real Salt Lake (8-10-8) moved within three points of the Sounders (11-13-2) for the sixth and final playoff position in the Western Conference.
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