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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Seahawks' Wilson named Offensive Player of the Week

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has been named the NFL's Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Chicago Bears on Sunday.
He led touchdown drives of 97 and 80 yards to win Seattle's second road game of the season.

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Sounders FC Players and Band to Visit Local Elementary School

Student wins private assembly for his classmates

WHO: Sounders FC defenders Marc Burch and Andrew Duran, members of the band Sound Wave, representatives from Dairy Queen and approximately 200 students from Highland Park Elementary School

WHAT: The players and band will participate in an assembly for students from 3rd-5th grades. Players will share tips on health and fitness, compete in a soccer dribbling contest and present the school with an autographed Sounders FC jersey.

WHY: Highland Park student Alex Davis' entry was randomly selected for the school assembly as part of the Sounders FC/Dairy Queen "Just For Kids" promotion.

WHEN: Friday, December 7 from 2:15 - 2:45 p.m.

WHERE: Highland Park Elementary School Gymnasium -1012 SW Trenton Street, Seattle
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Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Sounders FC Forward Eddie Johnson Named 2012 MLS Comeback Player of the Year

RENTON, WASH. - Major League Soccer today announced Seattle Sounders FC forward Eddie Johnson was voted 2012 MLS Comeback Player of the Year.

Johnson finished sixth in the Golden Boot race with a club record 14 goals, and added three assists. The U.S. international playing his first season for Seattle appeared in a career-high 28 matches and helped Sounders FC reach the Western Conference Championship for the first time in club history. He also led the league with nine header goals, and added three goals in outside competitions.
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Monday, November 19, 2012

Sounders eliminated, fall to L.A.

SEATTLE, Wash. - Eddie Johnson scored his first playoff goal and Zach Scott tallied a goal and assist in a 2-1 Sounders FC win in the second leg of the Western Conference Championship on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field, but the LA Galaxy advance, 4-2, on aggregate after a 3-0 win in the first leg.
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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Gspurning and Johnson Named Finalists for MLS Year-End Awards

RENTON, WASH. - Major League Soccer announced today Seattle Sounders FC goalkeeper Michael Gspurning and forward Eddie Johnson as finalists for its 2012 year-end awards. Winners for each award will be announced prior to MLS Cup on December 1.
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Sunday, November 11, 2012

Sounders down big after first leg against L.A.

CARSON, Calif. - Robbie Keane had two goals and an assist as Sounders FC fell, 3-0, to the LA Galaxy in the first leg of the Western Conference Championship at the Home Depot Center. The series concludes next Sunday in the second leg at 6 p.m. PT on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field.
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Friday, November 9, 2012

Sounders defender Marc Burch apologizes for slur

Sounders defender Marc Burch was caught on camera saying a homophobic slur toward a Real Salt Lake player in last night's 1-0 playoff win.

Burch issued a statement apologizing for the comment.
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Thursday, November 8, 2012

Sounders end playoff drought, advance past RSL

SANDY, Utah - Sounders FC advanced to the Western Conference Championship for the first time in franchise history with a 1-0 win over Real Salt Lake in the second leg of the Western Conference Semifinal at Rio Tinto Stadium. Mario Martinez scored the game's lone goal, giving Seattle a 1-0 aggregate win after a scoreless draw in the first leg.
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Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Sounders FC Visits Real Salt Lake in Second Leg of Western Conference Semifinal

Seattle Sounders FC will look to advance to the Western Conference Final for the first time in club history on Thursday night in the second leg of the semifinal series with Real Salt Lake. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m. PT at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.

The match will be the second of the two-game aggregate goal series. The sides finished level at 0-0 on Friday night at CenturyLink Field, so Seattle must win on Thursday to advance. If the aggregate score is tied after 90 minutes, the teams will play a 30-minute overtime period followed by penalty kicks, if necessary.

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Saturday, November 3, 2012

Sounders, Real Salt Lake go scoreless in first leg

SEATTLE, Wash. - Sounders FC and Real Salt Lake battled to a scoreless draw Friday night in the first leg of the Western Conference Semifinals on the Xbox Pitch at CenturyLink Field. Goalkeepers Michael Gspurning and Nick Rimando made a combined nine saves in the match.

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