5:48 PM EST, Fri February 15, 2019
Dave Clark / Sounder At Heart 5 hours ago
We are the blue; we are the green; we are the carbon-neutral soccer team

We are the blue; we are the green; we are the carbon-neutral soccer team

Seattle Sounders announce massive initiative to be the first carbon-neutral pro soccer team in North America In 2019 and forward the Seattle Sounders will be carbon neutral. This effort involves initiatives that includes reducing the organization’s impact as well as carbon offsets. Sounders are calculating their impact via Sustainable Business Consulting and purchasing offsets through the Evergreen Carbon Capture (ECC) program of Forterra, per the press release. The formal launch event is a tree planting ceremony with Brian Schmetzer on February 24. For a team that travels around the...
Dave Clark / Sounder At Heart 7 hours ago
Major Link Soccer: Garber signs an extension

Major Link Soccer: Garber signs an extension

Also: Cheap tix to the friendly; Stranger Things and D&D are getting tighter; it’ll be a tiny bit easier to watch the CCL Puget Sound soccer Tacoma Defiance 2019 Season Preview Part One: Storylines to Watch | Seattle Sounders FC Sounders FC announces special way for fans to give back for team's February 20 international friendly | Seattle Sounders FC If this doesn’t get you excited for the season then I just don’t even know what to say https://t.co/g8YYz7uHKX— Bruja Sensasionalista™ (@allonsyrachel) February 15, 2019 culture & news The best views of Tacoma you have ever...
Sounder At Heart 19 hours ago
Roman Torres’ absence ‘normal course of business for preseason’

Roman Torres’ absence ‘normal course of business for preseason’

Sounders head coach says Torres will rejoin team in Seattle. Román Torres was a notable absence from the Seattle Sounders’ 2-1 loss to the Portland Timbers on Wednesday. Using a mostly second-choice lineup for the preseason affair, Jordy Delem started at centerback alongside Jonathan Campbell. Torres has not been with the Sounders since earlier this week when he returned to Seattle for unspecified reasons. Asked about Torres’ absence for the first time, Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer did not suggest any sort of move was imminent. “It’s normal course of business for...
Sounder At Heart 23 hours ago
Tacoma Defiance youngsters shine in preseason loss to Portland

Tacoma Defiance youngsters shine in preseason loss to Portland

The Sounders wound up on the wrong side of a 2-1 result, but Daniel Leyva and Marlon Vargas looked like the real deal against the Timbers Teenagers Marlon Vargas and Daniel Leyva acquitted themselves well against the Portland Timbers at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Ariz. Wednesday evening. Vargas assisted on Seattle’s lone goal of the night to Handwalla Bwana, while Leyva lasted the full 90 minutes and was solid on the ball in midfield. Both teens are signed to professional contracts with Tacoma Defiance. No single moment stood out for Leyva, but midfield partner Harry Shipp came...
Sounder At Heart Feb 14, 2019
Major Link Soccer: MLS Replica kits worse than ever before

Major Link Soccer: MLS Replica kits worse than ever before

Chicago Fire and supporters agree to stand together in 2019, thoughts on Roldan and Morris’ contract extensions, new beer coming for Sounders supporters this season and more. Seattle Hellbent Brewing releasing a new beer for Sounders supporters – Washington Beer BlogOn Saturday, February 16, 2019, Hellbent Brewing unleashes its latest beer released in collaboration with the Emerald City Supporters MLS Some MLS kits are bad, take a look for yourself ⚫️ New @SJEarthquakes kit unveiled. pic.twitter.com/XNsqT354K8— Major League Soccer (@MLS) February 13, 2019 Chicago Fire...