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Sounders sign midfielder Albert Rusnák as designated player

Jan. 13, 2022 16:31 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Sounders added a key piece to their midfield for the upcoming season on Thursday after signing Albert Rusnák to a designated player contract. The Slovakian midfielder spent the past five seasons with Real Salt Lake, where he had 41 goals and 39 assists...

Morris set to make US return Saturday in friendly vs Bosnia

Dec. 17, 2021 17:47 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Forward Jordan Morris is likely to play his first U.S. national team match in more than two years when the Americans face Bosnia and Herzegovina in an exhibition on Saturday. Defender Aaron Long probably won’t appear in the game. The Americans will try for a...

OL Reign announce move to Seattle's Lumen Field

Dec. 15, 2021 17:49 PM EST

The OL Reign are moving to Lumen Field, home of the NFL's Seattle Seahawks and the Seattle Sounders of MLS. Reign Founder and CEO Bill Predmore said Wednesday the National Women’s Soccer League team has signed a multiyear agreement to play home matches at the stadium in downtown...

Real Salt Lake eliminates Sounders in penalty shootout

Nov. 24, 2021 02:28 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — For 120 minutes, Real Salt Lake never threatened, failing to send even one shot in the direction of the Seattle Sounders net. When it came time for the penalty shootout, RSL was right on target. Justen Glad scored the deciding goal...

Philadelphia hosts Red Bulls in rivalry to open MLS playoffs

Nov. 19, 2021 16:05 PM EST

The last time the Philadelphia Union faced the New York Red Bulls to open the Major League Soccer playoffs was in 2019. And it was memorable — especially for the Union. Philadelphia fell behind 3-1 in the first half, only to come back and win 4-3 in extra time. Marco...

Whitecaps tie Sounders 1-1 for 1st playoff spot since 2017

Nov. 07, 2021 21:28 PM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Ryan Gauld pulled Vancouver even with a header in the 20th minute and the Whitecaps tied the Seattle Sounders 1-1 on Sunday night to earn a playoff spot on the final day of the regular season. Vancouver (12-9-13) reached the postseason...

Decision Day comes to MLS and chaos reigns, as usual

Nov. 05, 2021 17:51 PM EDT

For one Major League Soccer team — the Supporters' Shield-winning New England Revolution — Decision Day is merely a formality. But for 11 other teams, the final day of the regular season will either mean securing one of six remaining spots in the playoffs, or heading...

Morris returns, but Sounders held to 1-1 draw with Galaxy

Nov. 02, 2021 00:58 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Not that he forget the sound, but Jordan Morris took a moment to appreciate noise when he stepped back on the field in a Seattle Sounders uniform. “It's been almost two years since I played in front of fans, so that was a special moment,” Morris...

FIFA wraps second set of visits to potential World Cup hosts

Nov. 01, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — FIFA and CONCACAF are inching closer to making the final call on which cities in the U.S., Canada and Mexico will host matches for the 2026 World Cup, with decisions expected sometime next spring. The FIFA and CONCACAF delegation wrapped up its second...

Buksa scores 2 late goals, Revolution tie Orlando City 2-2

Oct. 24, 2021 22:28 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Adam Buksa scored two goals in the closing minutes and the New England Revolution rallied to tie Orlando City 2-2 on a rain-soaked Sunday night. Buksa darted behind the defense as Gustavo Bou lofted a perfectly placed entry for the one-touch finish...