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Clint Dempsey back on a slight discount while Brad Evans likely done as Sounders begin off-season moves

Clint Dempsey back on a slight discount while Brad Evans likely done as Sounders begin off-season moves

Sounders forward Clint Dempsey has taken a pay cut to stay with the team in 2018, but longtime midfielder and fan favorite Brad Evans is likely on the move after the team declined to pick up his option and allowed him to seek free agency

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Seattle Times Dec 10, 2017
Retooling must begin now for Sounders if they hope for MLS Cup return in 2018

Retooling must begin now for Sounders if they hope for MLS Cup return in 2018

After being crushed by Toronto FC in the MLS Cup championship game, the Sounders this week must begin the delicate task of retooling their finalist squad if they hope for a return to next year's big game
Seattle Times Dec 9, 2017
Sounders start ‘best attacking lineup’ — but it wasn’t stellar

Sounders start ‘best attacking lineup’ — but it wasn’t stellar

The Sounders made only 394 passes to Toronto’s 524. They had a dismal 36.5 percent possession rate in the opening half, eventually finishing at 43 percent.
No way Toronto was going to let Sounders slip by this year

No way Toronto was going to let Sounders slip by this year

The Reds were again the better team in the MLS Cup, but this year they made sure they came away with the title by dominating Seattle.
Seattle Times Dec 9, 2017
Sounders silenced as title defense falls short in MLS Cup rematch against Toronto FC

Sounders silenced as title defense falls short in MLS Cup rematch against Toronto FC

Jozy Altidore's 67th-minute goal snapped the Sounders' MLS-record 713-minute postseason scoreless streak, then Toronto added another in stoppage time to avenge last year's MLS Cup.
Seattle Times Dec 9, 2017
Joevin Jones to start at left back in final game of Sounders career as club goes with veteran lineup

Joevin Jones to start at left back in final game of Sounders career as club goes with veteran lineup

Facing a record setting Toronto FC team in Saturday's MLS Cup final, the Sounders have opted for the veteran presence of Joevin Jones at left back, Victor Rodriguez at left wing and rookie Nouhou on the bench to start things off.
Seattle Times Dec 9, 2017
MLS Cup 2017: Live updates, highlights as Sounders defend their title against Toronto FC

MLS Cup 2017: Live updates, highlights as Sounders defend their title against Toronto FC

It's a rematch of the 2016 MLS Cup — and that ended pretty well for the Sounders. Can the become the first major professional Seattle franchise to repeat? Follow here for live updates, highlights and more from BMO Field in Toronto.
Seattle Times Dec 8, 2017
Román Torres scores game-winner again (oh, it was just in practice)

Román Torres scores game-winner again (oh, it was just in practice)

Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer watched from a distance Friday as Román Torres recreated his MLS Cup glory from a year ago.
With Sounders back in MLS Cup, it’s clear GM Garth Lagerwey knows what he’s doing

With Sounders back in MLS Cup, it’s clear GM Garth Lagerwey knows what he’s doing

The Sounders are back for a championship rematch with Toronto FC, having navigated the difficult task of repeating as Western Conference champions. Lagerwey had enough savvy to realize that, despite the title last year, it would have been folly for the Sounders to stand pat.
Seattle Times Dec 7, 2017
Brian Schmetzer faces difficult choice in makeup of Sounders starting lineup

Brian Schmetzer faces difficult choice in makeup of Sounders starting lineup

Someone must sit now that midfielder Victor Rodriguez is healthy and center back Roman Torres returns off his red-card suspension.
Seattle Times Dec 7, 2017
Osvaldo Alonso ruled out of MLS Cup final by Sounders

Osvaldo Alonso ruled out of MLS Cup final by Sounders

Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso won’t play in Saturday’s MLS Cup final after failing a physical Thursday.
Seattle Times Dec 6, 2017
Could Sounders enter ‘dynasty’ conversation if they win MLS Cup? Would certainly rank among league’s all-time elite

Could Sounders enter ‘dynasty’ conversation if they win MLS Cup? Would certainly rank among league’s all-time elite

Only a handful of MLS teams have won consecutive championships and the Sounders can certainly put themselves in the conversation about the league's all-time great sides if they manage another MLS Cup win over Toronto FC at BMO Field this Saturday
Seattle Times Dec 4, 2017
One year after iconic MLS Cup save, Sounders keeper Stefan Frei hopes another miracle isn’t needed from him

One year after iconic MLS Cup save, Sounders keeper Stefan Frei hopes another miracle isn’t needed from him

A year ago, Stefan Frei made an iconic save that helped clinch an MLS Cup victory for the Sounders. This year, he hopes the team won't need such miracles, saying circumstances surrounding the club and its explosive, balanced attack are now quite different.
Seattle Times Dec 3, 2017
Sounders head into MLS Cup rematch with a stacked roster that’s prepared for a hostile reception

Sounders head into MLS Cup rematch with a stacked roster that’s prepared for a hostile reception

The Sounders had six starters in the lineup against Houston last week that weren't on the field for last year's MLS Cup championship match in Toronto. Despite the new faces, they say last year's experience in front of a hostile crowd gives them an edge heading into next Saturday's rematch
Sounders proving last year’s title run was no fluke — this team is soaring

Sounders proving last year’s title run was no fluke — this team is soaring

Thursday’s match against Houston turned into a party and Seattle is primed to defend its first MLS Cup.

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