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Shinyashiki scores twice, Rapids beat Sounders 2-0

Sep. 7, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Andre Shinyashiki scored two goals, Clint Irwin had his first shutout since the 2017 season and the Colorado Rapids beat the Seattle Sounders 2-0 on Saturday night. Irwin finished with two save as the Rapids (9-14-6) outshot Seattle 24-5. Shinyashiki ripped a first-timer off the...

Several Timbers fans banned for Iron Front displays

Sep. 5, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Several Portland Timbers fans have been banned for three games for waving flags that included an anti-fascist symbol in violation of Major League Soccer's policy that prohibits political displays at games. Fans used the Iron Front flags during last weekend's match against Real Salt...

Roldan scores 2 as Sounders beat Galaxy 4-3

Sep. 1, 2019 10:56 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cristian Roldan knows the Seattle Sounders will spend much of the upcoming week talking about defense. But on Sunday, it was all about offense — especially the boost that he provided. Roldan scored his second goal of the game in the 89th minute to give the Sounders a 4-3 victory over...

Sounders best Timbers 2-1 for Cascadia Cup

Aug. 24, 2019 1:24 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Cristian Roldan and Raul Ruidiaz each scored and the Seattle Sounders defeated the Portland Timbers 2-1 Friday night to secure this season's Cascadia Cup trophy amid a fan protest over Major League Soccer's ban on political displays. Jordan Morris assisted on both goals as the Seattle...

Wilson, Ciara, Macklemore celebrate joining Sounders

Aug. 19, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson, Ciara and Macklemore say they are honored to be a part of the Seattle Sounders ownership group. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback and his wife, along with the Grammy Award-winning hip hop artist, said at a Sounders event Monday that a sense of community drew them into joining...

Ibrahimovic scores twice, 10-man Galaxy ties Sounders 2-2

Aug. 18, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored in each half and the LA Galaxy tied the Seattle Sounders 2-2 on Saturday night despite playing nearly the entire match down a man. The Galaxy's Daniel Steres was sent off in the sixth minute for the denial of obvious goal opportunity. Ibrahimovic tied it at 1...

Real Salt Lake blanks Sounders 3-0

Aug. 15, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sam Johnson, Albert Rusnák and Corey Baird scored to help Real Salt Lake beat the Seattle Sounders 3-0 on Wednesday night. Salt Lake (12-9-4) has won three straight and is undefeated in six games. Seattle (11-8-6) has lost eight straight regular-season road games in the series, with...

Sounders add Russell Wilson, Macklemore to ownership group

Aug. 13, 2019 6:57 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Sounders are adding Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and wife Ciara, hip-hop artist Macklemore and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to the MLS club's ownership group. Other investors are also coming aboard while current majority owner Adrian Hanauer is increasing his investment...

Gil converts late penalty kick, Revs tie Sounders 3-3

Aug. 10, 2019 7:33 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For Bruce Arena, it doesn't matter much how his New England Revolution pick up points in the standings. As long as they pick up points. Carlos Gil converted a penalty in the 87th minute to give the Revolution a 3-3 tie with the Seattle Sounders on Saturday. The penalty kick was awarded when...

MLS teams navigate new 'no political display' policy

Aug. 10, 2019 1:14 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Major League Soccer's new policy that bans political displays at matches is stirring controversy in the Pacific Northwest, where supporters' culture is often intertwined with politics and social issues. The Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers have banned signs and flags with the...