Clint Dempsey ‘ready to go’ for Sounders’ crucial match vs. Vancouver

Seattle has scored just two goals in seven games (six losses) since Dempsey tore up a referee’s notebook on a fateful night in Tukwila — earning him a three-game MLS suspension.

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MLS All-Stars triumph over Tottenham

Kaka scored on a penalty kick and set up David Villa’s goal minutes later in the first half to help the best players in Major League Soccer beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 on a blustery Wednesday night.

Outtakes: Tyrone Mears on hard-won lessons and his Sounders contract status

Sounders right back Tyrone Mears is an introspective athlete, brunt truths wrapped in a charming English accent. Not all of his insightful quotes could be squeezed into my feature on his Seattle peace of mind, so I've included some particularly noteworthy outtakes from our interview last week at Starfire Sports Complex. - Mears was taught a...

Mexico fires coach Miguel Herrera

Mexico coach Miguel Herrera was fired Tuesday after a television reporter’s claim Herrera punched him at the Philadelphia airport.

Tyrone Mears finally finds peace of mind with Sounders

The last few years before he signed with the Sounders, Mears says, were “the worst period of my career and of my life,” a personal and professional trial that involved a broken leg and a drastic move to the U.S. for a fresh start.

Video: Alan Hinton talks Sounders-Whitecaps

Sounders legend Alan Hinton, who has seen both sides of the Seattle-Vancouver rivalry as both a player and coach, spoke Tuesday about what makes this series unique ahead of another edition coming up this weekend at CenturyLink Field.  

Week in MLS: So many goals

If the only Major League Soccer game you watched this weekend was the Snoozer at the Stade Saputo, you missed out. That game, was sloppy, disjointed, Seattle lacking for confidence having suffered through a lengthy recent losing streak and Montreal lacking the sharpness to take advantage until late. The other league games this weekend might...