Quick Preview of Seattle vs. San Jose

Quaking in Their Boots? The Quakes are more likely to be battling for a high draft pick than they are to be battling for a playoff spot this season. Dominic Kinnear has assembled his side to defend and counter, especially on the road. San Jose will come into CenturyLink and hope to absorb the pressure […]


A Few Thoughts on Sounders Win

In their first game of the season the Seattle Sounders handled the 2014 Eastern Conference Champions New England Revolution 3-0. Granted, The Revolution were without Lee Nguyen & Jermaine Jones, but nonetheless, it was a rather impressive victory. From start to finish Seattle played a very impressive game of soccer. Here are my thoughts after […]


Seattle Sounders 2015 Season Preview

2014 was quite the year in the Emerald City for the Seattle Sounders. It may be hard to believe, but in a season that had the Sounders taking home 2 out of the 3 domestic trophies, Sounders fans were left wondering, “What if?” What if they had scored just one more of the plethora of […]


A Look at The Sounders Stretch Run

A weekend without a Sounders game. It just ain’t right. The Major League Soccer schedule can be a confounding thing, even for a team that doesn’t face the rigors of the CONCACAF Champions League this season.


Sounders Beat Chivas In Tale of Two Halves

Well, that was a strange night. Going into their match against the goal-starved, seemingly fan-less Chivas USA, the Sounders were poised to become the first 50-point team in MLS. In fact, it looked to be a rout, given that Chivas hadn’t scored in six matches and would be playing without Cubo Torres, out on a […]


Yedlin Set for Move to England

Sometimes you step away from your desk for lunch and return to find Twitter abuzz with news that one of your favorite players is in London finalizing a deal to move overseas.


Galaxy Drub Sounders

Some games teach you something. They give you an idea of a team’s quality, what they’re capable of, which direction they’re heading. Some games are 3-0 drubbings that are best forgotten with a stiff drink.


Sounders Midseason Report

It’s a weekend of meaningless international friendlies in MLS, and the Sounders are off until a big “Monday Night Football” showdown with the LA Galaxy, so it seems like a good time for a midseason progress report.

Sounders Avoid Letdown in Chicago

The Sounders’ match against the Chicago Fire was the team’s last before the World Cup break. It also immediately followed a stunning, 4-0 demolition of Real Salt Lake at CenturyLink Field.


No Dempsey, No Yedlin, No Matter

After watching the league-leading Sounders dismantle previously undefeated Real Salt Lake, in a 4-0 rout, it might be tempting to hit the caps-lock key and make exclamations like this: