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Sounders’ Morris named MLS Rookie of the Year

Seattle forward Jordan Morris has been voted Major League Soccer’s Rookie of the Year after scoring 12 goals in his… Continue reading

Sounders’ Morris to miss World Cup qualifier

Forward Jordan Morris has joined the U.S. injured list and will miss Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Mexico. Morris, who plays for… Continue reading

Sounders advance to the Western Conference finals

The Seattle Sounders didn’t have to win Sunday night. All they needed to do was keep the game… Continue reading

Sounders lose, but still advance to conference finals

Seattle Sounders FC lost the battle Sunday night. But the Sounders won the war. Seattle lost the second leg of its MLS Western Conference semifinal… Continue reading

Sounders made a good call in dropping Schmetzer’s ‘interim’ tag

I got preempted by the Seattle Sounders. My intention was to use this week’s column to lobby for Sounders interim head coach Brian Schmetzer to… Continue reading

Sounders remove the interim tag from Brian Schmetzer’s title

Seattle Sounders FC held its Alliance Annual Business Meeting on Wednesday night, and the club used the occasion to announce Brian Schmetzer as the team’s… Continue reading

Sounders take away interim tag, name Schmetzer head coach

The Seattle Sounders took away the interim tag and named Brian Schmetzer as their head coach Wednesday night. Schmetzer took over… Continue reading

Sounders blank FC Dallas 3-0 in first leg of West semifinals

For Nicolas Loderio, going two straight games without a goal or an assist amounted to a drought. He snapped out of… Continue reading

Sounders top Sporting KC 1-0 to advance in MLS playoffs

Stefan Frei did the dirty work for 87 minutes. Then Nelson Valdez finished it off in the 88th. And Seattle Sounders FC is… Continue reading

3 takeaways from the Sounders’ 1-0 playoff win over KC

Seattle Sounders FC defeated Sporting Kansas City 1-0 Thursday night in the knockout round of the MLS playoffs. The Sounders advanced to face FC Dallas,… Continue reading

Sounders vs. Sporting KC playoff lineup notes

It’s winner-takes-all in Thursday night’s fist-round MLS playoff game between Seattle Sounders FC and Sporting Kansas City at CenturyLink Field. The winner advances to the… Continue reading

Sounders’ Morris hopes 1st year ends on high in MLS playoffs

Jordan Morris arrived in Seattle last winter with so much hype that meeting the lofty expectations was going to be difficult. That’s why… Continue reading

Sounders top Real Salt Lake in finale to clinch playoff spot

By his own admission, Cristian Roldan was trying to be a nuisance. He wound up being the hero. Roldan broke a… Continue reading

Sounders’ playoff streak continues, will host midweek

The streak continues. Seattle Sounders FC’s streak of making the MLS playoffs in every season of its existence was extended thanks to a 2-1 victory… Continue reading

Sounders’ playoff streak on the line on Sunday’s Decision Day

Sunday is Decision Day in MLS, and Seattle Sounders FC has everything at stake. At 1 p.m. on Sunday every team in MLS plays its… Continue reading

Three takeaways from the Sounders’ 0-0 draw with the Dynamo

Seattle Sounders FC played a frustrating 0-0 draw with the Houston Dynamo on Wednesday night at CenturyLink Field. Here’s three takeaways from the game: 1)… Continue reading

Sounders draw with Dynamo, fail to clinch postseason berth

Not yet for Seattle Sounders FC. With a chance to extend their streak of making the playoffs in every season of franchise history,… Continue reading

Sounders vs. Dynamo lineups: Seattle seeks playoff berth

This is a big night for Seattle Sounders FC. Less than two months ago the Sounders’ season seemed to be lost, with Seattle just one… Continue reading

Sounders win, knock Whitecaps out of playoff race

Brad Evans scored on a penalty kick in the 81st minute and the Seattle Sounders beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 in… Continue reading

Sounders top Fire 1-0, move into playoff position in West

Don’t look now, but the Seattle Sounders are in playoff position. A season that often looked destined to end with the Sounders missing… Continue reading