Stories tagged: sounders fc
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: 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: 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: 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: 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.
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 …
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.”
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Sunday marks Stefan Frei’s third MLS Cup final, but it might be his most cherished.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
MLS’s new single-elimination playoff bracket took Cristian Roldan back to his childhood.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
LAFC had the best regular-season record in Major League Soccer history. It had a supporters section you could hear from the other side of the skyline. It had Jerry West …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
The Seattle Sounders have advanced to the MLS Cup final for the third time in five years with a 3-1 victory over Los Angeles FC.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
Seattle will face Los Angeles FC or the LA Galaxy in the conference final next Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
‘They’re happy, they’re ready to go’: Sounders eager for MLS Western Conference semifinal vs. Salt Lake
Gustav Svensson walked off the Sounders practice field Tuesday talking about sunny skies and rejuvenated legs.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Jordan Morris scored in the 113th minute to complete a hat trick in the Settle Sounders’ 4-3 extra-time victory over FC Dallas on Saturday in the first round of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
A pause and a contorted face are among the frequent reactions to questions regarding Major League Soccer’s new playoff format.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
Andre Shinyashiki scored two goals, Clint Irwin had his first shutout since the 2017 season and the Colorado Rapids beat the Seattle Sounders 2-0 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Cristian Roldan and Raul Ruidiaz each scored, lifting the Seattle Sounders to a 2-1 win over rival the Portland Timbers on Friday night and securing this year’s Cascadia Cup trophy.
UPDATED: Sat., July 27, 2019
Jordan Morris scored in the 59th minute in the Seattle Sounders’ 1-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo. Stefan Frei had three saves for his seventh shutout.
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019
Borussia Dortmund of the German Bundesliga proved a bit too much for the Seattle Sounders in a 3-1 victory in an international friendly Wednesday night at CenturyLink Field.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019
In the past three seasons, the Sounders haven’t beaten Atlanta United.
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019
Nicolas Lodeiro scored his second goal in the sixth minute of second-half stoppage time, lifting the Seattle Sounders over the Columbus Crew 2-1 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019
Maximiliano Moralez, Jesus Medina and Ebenezer Ofori scored second-half goals and New York City FC beat the Seattle Sounders 3-0. New York (7-1-8) stretched its club-record unbeaten streak to 12 …
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019
Bruin suffered the injury during practice Tuesday at the club’s Starfire Sports training facility.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019
Seattle’s Xavier Arreaga and Brad Smith scored own goals, helping FC Dallas end a six-game winless streak with a 2-1 victory over the Sounders on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019
The Uruguayan center midfielder has been on a tear in MLS play for the Sounders since being snubbed for his country’s World Cup roster last summer.
Sat., May 18, 2019
Stefan Frei had six saves for his fifth shutout of the season, and the Seattle Sounders played to a scoreless draw with the Philadelphia Union.