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Is Chad Marshall a Candidate for MLS Defender of the Year?

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Is Chad Marshall a Candidate for MLS Defender of the Year?

Seattle Sounders center back Chad Marshall came over to the Sounders prior to the beginning of the 2014 MLS Season after a trade with the Columbus Crew for allocation money and a third-round SuperDraft pick. He had previously played for Head Coach Sigi Schmid when both were in Columbus. Marshall was part of the team […]

DC United Still at the Top of Eastern Conference Despite Embarrassing Loss

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DC United Still at the Top of Eastern Conference Despite Embarrassing Loss

Chins up D.C. For many D.C. United fans, waking up this morning was arduous. The mid-week match that kicked off late on the east coast saw United romped 4-1 by a surging LA Galaxy side. Ben Olsen’s men were simply out-played on the night. It was undoubtedly a tough loss to swallow for D.C., who […]

Seattle Sounders Win in Portland for First Time in Three Years

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Seattle Sounders Win in Portland for First Time in Three Years

Coming into their match against the Portland Timbers, the Seattle Sounders have been struggling as of late. Only winning two matches in league play since July 13th. With a win Seattle would move back to the top of the Western Conference standings and the Supporters Shield. Seattle was also looking for their first win in Portland since 2011. Seattle […]

MLS Match Preview: Real Salt Lake vs Seattle Sounders FC

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MLS Match Preview: Real Salt Lake vs Seattle Sounders FC

The long seasons of professional sports are full of up and downs as they progress. MLS is no different. Lets use Real Salt Lake  as a great example. They did not lose a match in their first twelve games of the season and were at the top of the Western Conference. It looked as if nobody would be […]

Seattle Sounders End Two Game Skid, Sigi Schmid Wins 200th MLS Match

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Seattle Sounders End Two Game Skid, Sigi Schmid Wins 200th MLS Match

Going into their match against the Houston Dynamo, the Seattle Sounders were reeling to say the least. The team had lost two in a row and three of their last four. They had not scored in their last two matches and had only scored twice in those previous four. Most would say that having the Dynamo visit would […]

Seattle Sounders are Struggling to Score Goals

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Seattle Sounders are Struggling to Score Goals

After seemingly being able to score at will, the Seattle Sounders of late can’t seem to find the back of the net. Going into the World Cup break the Sounders had a ten-point lead in the Western Conference standings. Now that lead sits at just two points after losing their second match in a row and third in their last four. […]

Seattle Sounders Finding Consistency in Midfield

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Seattle Sounders Finding Consistency in Midfield

It took them a while but the Seattle Sounders are starting to find consistency in their midfield. In their first few games on the year, Seattle was constantly turning the ball over and putting pressure directly on the backline. In five of their last six matches, the Sounders have used a midfield consisting of Marco […]