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Sounders’ Clint Dempsey scores as U.S. national team gets a 1-1 draw at Panama

Sounders’ Clint Dempsey scores as U.S. national team gets a 1-1 draw at Panama

Clint Dempsey of the Sounders scored his 56th international goal and is one short of Landon Donovan’s national record. Dempsey has four goals in the last two U.S. matches in World Cup qualifying.

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Sounders defenders prepare for high-flying Atlanta attack

Sounders defenders prepare for high-flying Atlanta attack

Chad Marshall and the rest of the Sounders back four have adjusted well to some shuffling around this early season. They'll face a huge test Friday against an explosive Atlanta United attack
Sounders’ Jordan Morris works on side, but not certain to play against Atlanta

Sounders’ Jordan Morris works on side, but not certain to play against Atlanta

Coach Brian Schmetzer says his forward is day to day after hurting his ankle.
Jordan Morris ‘day-to-day’ as he works out on the side at Sounders practice

Jordan Morris ‘day-to-day’ as he works out on the side at Sounders practice

Sounders forward Jordan Morris practiced on the side Monday after being sent home early by the U.S. Men's National Team to rehab his injured ankle ahead of Friday's game against Atlanta United
Seattle Times Mar 26, 2017
Short-handed Sounders get taste of Mexican soccer in friendly with Club Necaxa

Short-handed Sounders get taste of Mexican soccer in friendly with Club Necaxa

With several players out with national team duty, the Sounders score in the 83rd minute but give up equalizer in the 90th.
Sounders yield late goal, settle for 1-1 draw in ‘friendly’ with Mexican side Necaxa

Sounders yield late goal, settle for 1-1 draw in ‘friendly’ with Mexican side Necaxa

The Sounders and Mexican side Club Necaxa played a scoreless game most of the night until trading goals in the final eight minutes for a 1-1 draw. Alvaro Fernandez opened the scoring late, but Necaxa got the equalizer in the 89th minute.
Sounders give extended look to several non-starters in ‘friendly’ against Club Necaxa

Sounders give extended look to several non-starters in ‘friendly’ against Club Necaxa

Will Bruin and a chorus of younger Sounders will get some extended action Saturday as the team takes on Mexican side Club Necaxa at CenturyLink Field. Several Sounders regulars are engaged in national team duties for FIFA World Cup qualifiers
Clint Dempsey has a hat trick to lead U.S. to 6-0 victory over Honduras in World Cup qualifier

Clint Dempsey has a hat trick to lead U.S. to 6-0 victory over Honduras in World Cup qualifier

Clint Dempsey of the Seattle Sounders scored his second international hat trick, leading the U.S. national team to a 6-0 victory over Honduras in a World Cup qualifying match in San Jose, Calif.

Dempsey hat trick lifts US over Honduras 6-0 to rebound

(AP) — Bruce Arena's return as U.S. coach reignited American confidence, and his players responded with an emphatic rebound in World Cup qualifying. Clint Dempsey returned from an irregular heartbeat to score his second international hat trick, 18-year-old phenom Christian Pulisic had one goal and set up three others, and the U.S. routed Honduras 6-0 Friday night to get right back in contention for an eighth straight World Cup berth. Surprise starter Sebastian Lletget got his first international goal in the fifth minute after Pulisic's shot deflected off the goalkeeper, Michael Bradley...
Harry Shipp has found his comfort zone with the Sounders, and in the kitchen

Harry Shipp has found his comfort zone with the Sounders, and in the kitchen

After a tough season in Montreal, in which he honed his cooking skills to help pass the time, Harry Shipp has fit in with the Sounders from the beginning.
Seattle Times Mar 23, 2017
Sounders impressed enough by Svensson performance to cut ties with veteran defender Barnes

Sounders impressed enough by Svensson performance to cut ties with veteran defender Barnes

The Sounders were impressed enough by Gustav Svensson's performance at center back last Sunday that they've cut ties with veteran trialist Darrius Barnes, who'd been rehabbing an injury with the team in hopes of signing on

At 0-2, Americans understand stakes in World Cup qualifying

"There is zero point in continuing to look back on that at the moment," Bradley said. Bruce Arena's U.S. squad gets a fresh start in World Cup qualifying Friday against Honduras, and the pressure is on following the home country's first 0-2 start in North and Central American and Caribbean region's final round. Forward Jordan Morris' status for Friday appears in question after he missed a third straight day of practice Wednesday because of an ankle injury sustained Sunday with the Seattle Sounders. While the man in charge has changed — Arena replaced the fired Jurgen Klinsmann in...
Podcast: Sounders owner Adrian Hanauer on loaning players in-season for international events

Podcast: Sounders owner Adrian Hanauer on loaning players in-season for international events

Seattle Sounders majority owner Adrian Hanauer talks about the business issues involved in loaning players to various national teams in-season and why soccer seems to handle it better than other sports like Major League Baseball.
Seattle Times Mar 20, 2017
Sounders hold a celebration then go out and get their first win

Sounders hold a celebration then go out and get their first win

The Sounders get second-half goals by Jordan Morris, who overcame an ankle injury, and Harry Shipp to improve to 1-1-1 on the season with a 3-1 win over the New York Red Bulls.
Larry Stone / Seattle Times Mar 20, 2017
It’s tough to be the champs, but Sounders out to prove last year was no fluke

It’s tough to be the champs, but Sounders out to prove last year was no fluke

Last year’s playoff run was a tight-wire act in which the Sounders managed to stay perfectly balanced all the way to the title. There’s many reasons it’s tough to repeat as champions, but the Sounders have some motivation to prove it wasn’t just luck that landed them the MLS Cup.

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    Clint Dempsey

    Sounders’ Clint Dempsey scores as U.S. national team gets a 1-1 draw at Panama

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    Jordan Morris

    Sounders’ Jordan Morris works on side, but not certain to play against Atlanta

  • 1 Chad Marshall

    Chad Marshall

    Sounders defenders prepare for high-flying Atlanta attack

  • Will Bruin

    Will Bruin

    Sounders give extended look to several non-starters in ‘friendly’ against Club Necaxa

  • Harry Shipp

    Harry Shipp

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