Stories tagged: seattle sounders
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 22, 2020
SEATTLE – Major League Soccer released Tuesday the final stretch of its 2020 schedule to complete a season amid the coronavirus pandemic.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 31, 2020
Commentary: No fans doesn’t mean Sounders still won’t put on good show, and it takes nothing from the victory
The press box didn’t shake at CenturyLink Field on Sunday. That tends to happen when the famed crowds get particularly boisterous.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 18, 2020
SEATTLE – Amazon has acquired the video streaming rights for Seattle Sounders games for its Prime Video service, marking just the second time the tech giant has partnered on a …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 8, 2020
Sounders set to resume MLS season on the road in late August, return to Seattle without fans on Aug. 30
Sounders FC matches will be played at CenturyLink Field again.
UPDATED: Tue., July 28, 2020
SEATTLE – The experiment is over for Sounders FC.
UPDATED: Tue., July 14, 2020
Rookie Mauricio Pineda scored in the 84th minute to give the Chicago Fire a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders in the MLS is Back tournament.
UPDATED: Fri., July 10, 2020
Seattle goalkeeper Stefan Frei made eight saves, including a diving stop on a deflected shot in the 70th minute, and the Sounders and San Jose played to a 0-0 draw …
UPDATED: Fri., July 3, 2020
SEATTLE – Multiple reports across Major League Soccer state teams are delaying travel plans and are suspecting a schedule change for the “MLS is Back Tournament” because of positive cases …
UPDATED: Wed., June 24, 2020
In their first meaningful game since a 1-1 draw with Columbus on March 1, the Sounders will face San Jose on July 10 as part of the “MLS is Back” …
UPDATED: Sat., June 13, 2020
Matt Calkins: With earlier return from coronavirus shutdown, Sounders and MLS can capture casual fans’ interest
SEATTLE – I have a feeling a lot of football, baseball and basketball fans are about to say something they haven’t said: “I can’t wait for Major League Soccer.”
UPDATED: Wed., June 3, 2020
Major League Soccer and its players’ union have reached an agreement that paves the way for a tournament in Florida after the season was suspended by the coronavirus pandemic.
UPDATED: Fri., May 8, 2020
Matt Calkins: Just like us, Sounders’ Stefan Frei, Cristian Roldan play waiting game during coronavirus pandemic
Sounders midfielder Cristian Roldan lives on a hill and sprints up it regularly. Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Frei goes with the treadmill in his house.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2020
Major League Soccer plans to cut the pay of some executives and front office personnel while the season is on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Sat., March 21, 2020
Major League Soccer is targeting a May 10 return to play and will consider pushing back its championship game by a month into December.
UPDATED: Sun., March 15, 2020
Sounders fans are still trying to maintain sense of community, with MLS season on hold due to coronavirus
MLS announced Thursday the suspension of its season for 30 days, in joining a nationwide effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus. Last …
UPDATED: Wed., March 11, 2020
The Seattle Mariners are seeking alternative options for their season-opening series after Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced a ban on all large gatherings in the three counties of the Seattle …
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Gyasi Zardes scored in the first half to give Columbus the lead, but Seattle’s Raul Ruidiaz scored on a second penalty-kick attempt midway through the second half as the Crew …
UPDATED: Sun., March 1, 2020
Jordan Morris scored two second-half goals, the second in the third minute of stoppage time, and the Seattle Sounders opened their MLS Cup defense with a 2-1 victory over the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020
Matt Calkins: If Sounders manage to win CONCACAF Champions League, casual Seattle sports fans should take notice
I think we can agree that the average American understands a soccer schedule about as well as a grade-schooler does a calculus theorem.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 20, 2020
Jordan Morris, Joao Paulo help Seattle Sounders earn 2-2 draw against Olimpia in CONCACAF Champions League opener
In a flash, Joao Paulo set the tone for his new Sounders squad.
Wed., Feb. 5, 2020
The Sounders announced the signing of Colombian defender Yeimar Gomez Andrade on Wednesday to help fill a hole in their lineup.
Fri., Jan. 31, 2020
The Sounders announced a big signing Friday, finalizing a deal to bring Brazilian midfielder Joao Paulo to Seattle as the third designated player on the roster.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 14, 2020
In their transition back to MLS from a two-month offseason, Sounders co-captains Nico Lodeiro and Stefan Frei went from sandy beaches to a snowy soccer pitch.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
If the newest MLS Cup was a living, conscious being, it would have felt neglected Tuesday. The trophy had just found a new home with the Sounders after they beat …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
Partway through a downtown Sounders victory parade Tuesday afternoon, coach Brian Schmetzer got off the double-decker bus he’d been riding on with players and began high-fiving some of the thousands …
Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
As the week progressed, Adrian Hanauer’s appreciation for what was going on with his club and his city was growing. Yet it was only in the final moments, when the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
The Sounders’ MLS Cup victory marked only the third time a Seattle team won a major-league championship at home, after the Metropolitans became the first American team to claim the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
Kelvin Leerdam scored on a deflected shot in the 57th minute, substitute Victor Rodriguez connected in the 76th and Raul Ruidiaz added the capper in the 90th to give the …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Larry Stone: Sounders have a ‘ridiculous opportunity’ – the chance to win an MLS Cup in front of Seattle fans
For the sporting fans of Seattle, this is a rare and precious opportunity Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Jordan Morris said the magic words in late July, following a win against defending MLS Cup champion Atlanta United: “I consider myself a winger.”