HBO’s ‘Real Sports…’ will look at Soundersmania
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HBO’s ‘Real Sports…’ will look at Soundersmania

In episode 198 of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” set to debut on September 17, the show takes a closer look at Soundersmania. The segment synopsis reads: When the NBA’s Seattle Supersonics left the Pacific Northwest for Oklahoma City following the 2007-08 season, there was a void on the Seattle sports scene. Recognizing an opportunity, … Continue reading

Sounders off to Mexico for Champions League semis, then home to host New England
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Sounders off to Mexico for Champions League semis, then home to host New England

With 90 minutes remaining in the two-game series, Seattle Sounders FC heads to Torreon, Mexico to take on Santos Laguna in the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League Semifinals on Tuesday night. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. PT from Estadio Corona. Tuesday’s match will be broadcast live on FOX Soccer with John Strong … Continue reading

goalWA TV: Seattle United team gets surprise clinic from Tony Meola
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goalWA TV: Seattle United team gets surprise clinic from Tony Meola

TUKWILA Wash.— Seattle United South B98 Black knew they were having a special practice indoors at Starfire Sports Complex on Friday March 15. What they didn’t know was that American goalkeeper legend Tony Meola would be showing up to lead it! The surprises didn’t end there. Meola, making the appearance on behalf of Allstate’s “Good Hands® F.C.” Clinic, … Continue reading

Sounders open fifth MLS season Saturday against Montreal
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Sounders open fifth MLS season Saturday against Montreal

Season Five Starts Saturday at CenturyLink Field Seattle Sounders FC kicks off its fifth season in Major League Soccer on Saturday night against the Montreal Impact. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. PT on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field. Saturday’s match against the Impact will be broadcast locally on KING-5 with Ross Fletcher and … Continue reading

LOGO WARS: Bellingham United runs away with 2013 crown
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LOGO WARS: Bellingham United runs away with 2013 crown

The readers of goalWA.net have spoken. Actually it was more of a loud yell. The crest they were chanting? It’s the black and white symbol of Bellingham United Football Club, the runaway winner of the voting in the final against the crest of Seattle Sounders FC in the 2013 LOGO WARS. Nearly 4,400 votes were … Continue reading

Sounders ink experienced Traore, rookie Remick
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Sounders ink experienced Traore, rookie Remick

RENTON, Wash.— (press release) Seattle Sounders FC has signed defender Djimi Traore, the club announced today. Traore will be added to the roster pending receipt of his P-I Visa and International Transfer Clearance. Per Major League Soccer and club policy, terms were not disclosed. Traore, 32, played professionally for 16 years in Europe, including seven … Continue reading

Sounders FC single match tickets to go on sale Monday Feb. 4
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Sounders FC single match tickets to go on sale Monday Feb. 4

RENTON, Wash. – Single-match tickets for the fifth Seattle Sounders FC MLS season will go on sale to the public onMonday, February 4 at 10 a.m. PT.Tickets will be available through SoundersFC.com, all Ticketmaster Outlets, CenturyLink Field Box Office or by calling 800-745-3000. Ticket availability on a match-by-match basis is limited. Sounders FC 2013 season … Continue reading

Sounders Weekly News and Notes for January 23
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Sounders Weekly News and Notes for January 23

TUKWILA, Wash.–- (press release) Sixty-four days after the Western Conference Championship concluded on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field, Seattle Sounders FC returned to the training pitch at Starfire Sports to begin preparations for the 2013 Major League Soccer season. Seattle’s fifth MLS season opens with the earliest start date in franchise history as Sounders … Continue reading

Sounders supplement draft with five more; change some kickoff times
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Sounders supplement draft with five more; change some kickoff times

RENTON, Wash. – Seattle Sounders FC selected five players in Tuesday’s Major League Soccer Supplemental Draft. Forward Will Bates of the University of Virginia was taken with Seattle’s top pick (5th overall) and midfielder Kevin Durr of the Air Force Academy was chosen with its second pick in the first round (16th overall). Seattle selected University of South … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Rick Morrison shoots day one of 2013 Sounders training
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Picture Perfect: Rick Morrison shoots day one of 2013 Sounders training

TUKWILA, Wash.— The fog still hovers over the Emerald City but the bright color of Rave Green cut through some of the dull haze on Monday January 21 as Seattle Sounders FC opened their 2013 MLS training camp at Starfire Sports Complex. Rick Morrison was at training and shares the photos below as well as … Continue reading