Santos Laguna vs. Sounders FC blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Santos-Laguna vs. Seattle

NWSB Insider and Seattle Sounders blogger Clinton Bell breaks down his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Wednesday night’s game between Santos Laguna vs. Seattle Sounders FC. The Sounders passed the ball, and kept control for much of the first 45 minutes. Osvaldo Alonso was his usual self, winning a lot of balls in the midfield. With the 2-1 win in their belts, the Sounders will now travel to Mexico next Wednesday

Where’s the Seattle love for the CONCACAF Champions League?

Sounders FC

Seattle sports and NWSB insider Clinton Bell brings us an update on the Seattle Sounders FC CONCACAF Champions League game this week versus Mexican league team Santos Laguna. He points out the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, and even non-Premier League friendlies, have had slim showings in the stands in Seattle. Let’s fill the “Hawks Nest,” let’s fill the lower bowl. Let the chants of the Emerald City Supporters be loud.

Sounders FC look to finish friendly schedule undefeated

Eddie Johnson, Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle sports and NWSB insider Clinton Bell brings us an update on the Seattle Sounders FC. Their off-season training is off to a good start with wins in Florida and Mexico. The new addition to the team in Eddie Johnson may have cost 2 fan favorites to get, but his footwork should make the trade worthwhile.

2012 MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders FC fearless season predictions

Fredy Montero

NWSB MLS Insider Clinton Bell brings us his 2012 predictions for the Seattle Sounders today. The midfield will be anchored by yet another stellar year by the best mid in all of the MLS, Osvaldo Alonso. Let’s hope that a healthy Steve Zakuani, and O’Brian White can come back and contribute what they are known for this season. Once again he predicts the Sounders to win the Cascadia Cup.

No Brainer! Andrew Duran Makes the Seattle Sounders Better

The Seattle Sounders FC selected James Duran in the MLS Superdraft

NWSB insider Jason Green brings us coverage of the MLS Superdraft. The Seattle Sounders FC selected Andrew Duran in the draft and Jason says he will instantly make the Sounders FC better. He cites Duran’s defense, his crosses and that he already fits right into the club.

Top 5 Moments for Seattle Sounders 2011 Season

Kasey Keller

Jason Green one of our Seattle Sounders bloggers tells us this season Seattle won their 3rd straight US Open Cup in front of a home crowd of 35,615, which was the biggest ever for the competition. Here are some more highlights from the 2011 MLS season for Seattle, Kasey Keller, Osvaldo Alonso, and Fredy Montero.

MLS Releases 2012 Schedule for the Seattle Sounders FC

Sounders FC

Clinton Bell one of our Seattle Sounders bloggers today lets us know the Sounders FC 2012 schedule was released today, and this years soccer season starts off with the home and home series against Santos in the knockout stage of the CONCACAF Champions League. With the loss of both Kasey Keller, and Terry Boss, goalkeeping will be an issue all season long.

C-Mac Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps

Davide Chiumiento

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their first season of MLS soccer. This week he looks at the midfield position. Though no current midfield roster members are untouchable, there does appear to be some promise in Davide Chiumiento, and Atiba Harris.

5 Reasons Why the Seattle Sounders Could Not Quite Come Back

Seattle Sounders

It was a great season for the Seattle Sounders, but not a happy ending. They lost 3-2 on aggregate to Real Salt Lake in the MLS Playoffs last night at CenturyLink Field on November 2, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. Freddy Montero and Kasey Keller did their best, and that’s all you can ask for.

Sounders Have HUGE Mountain to Climb to Advance in MLS Playoffs

Sounders FC Girls

Mauro Rosales and the Seattle Sounders have a major hole to climb out of if they are going to make their 3rd straight Western Conference Finals. In the first leg of their 2-leg series facing the 3rd seed of Real Salt Lake, Seattle were spanked 3-0 in Salt Lake City.

C-Mac Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps

Eric Hassli

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their first season of MLS soccer. Obviously, with new coach Martin Rennie from Scotland coming in next year, several changes will inevitably take place.

Saturday MLS Seattle Sounders vs. Union – Match Recap

Sounders Fans

Our man on the Seattle Sounders beat Jason Green breaks down the Seattle Sounders loss against the Philadelphia Union and how the loss for Seattle gave L.A. their 4th Supporters’ Shield for the best regular-season record in the MLS.

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