Sounders Lose, But Zakuani Scores a Goal

There were few highlights for Sounders fans in Saturday’s 2-1 loss to league-leading San Jose Earthquakes. Topping them was Steve Zakuani scoring for the first time since returning from his injury. And David Estrada saw his first minutes in an MLS match since breaking his foot in training back in …

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Zakuani Returns to the Pitch for Sounders

Steve Zakuani Returns

Last night the Seattle Sounders took on the Vancouver Whitecaps in the MLS Reserve League at Starfire Sports in Tukwila. The ‘Caps won the match 2-1, but the loss was also accompanied by a huge win — the return of Steve Zakuani. This was Steve’s first appearance in a match …

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First of the Season for Sounders’ Rosales

Mauro Rosales scored his first goal of the season on Saturday against the Philadelphia Union. That was all the Seattle Sounders needed to put another notch in the win column. It was another fun match to shoot. The sun was out again, which of course presented its own challenges – …

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Eddie and Fredy Lead Sounders in Win Against Galaxy

LA Galaxy arrived in Seattle without two of their three international superstars – David Beckham and Robbie Keane. Landon Donovan could not lead his weakened side to a win or draw. So for the first time in MLS play, the Seattle Sounders beat LA at home with a final score …

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Scott’s Header Gives Sounders the Win

One of the most unlikely players gave the Seattle Sounders its only goal in a 1-0 win against the Colorado Rapids on a sunny Saturday afternoon. Right back Zach Scott, one of the few remaining Sounders from back in the USL days, scored his first MLS goal off a header …

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Sounders Fall to Earthquakes

Looking to start their MLS season with three wins at home, the Sounders were hopeful that they could match the start they had in 2009. But the San Jose Earthquakes weren’t willing to oblige. They took the lead in the 24th minute when Chris Wondoloski converted his penalty kick, and …

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Sounders Keep Clean Sheet and Beat Dynamo

It wasn’t the prettiest of matches — fouls, floppi- I mean “gamesmanship” (from both sides), a deflected goal and an arguably soft penalty call. But Seattle Sounders managed to keep the previously undefeated Houston Dynamo scoreless while scoring 2 goals partway through the first half. The 2-0 win gives the …

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Sounders Start MLS Season with Win, Estrada Hat Trick

Saturday night the rain held off in Seattle as Sounders FC treated over 38,000 fans to a spectacle of goals, winning the match 3-1. David Estrada led the way, claiming his first hat trick as a professional. This has been quite the start to 2012 for Estrada, a player who …

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Sounders Beat Santos 2-1 in Champions League Quarterfinal

The Sounders beat Mexican club Santos Laguna at CenturyLink Field on Wednesday night. They take the 2-1 lead on aggregate into Torreón, Mexico on March 14 when the outcome of the quarterfinals will be decided in the second leg of the tie. The winner will advance to the Semifinals and …

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Sounders Win Community Shield

On a cold Wednesday night, Fredy Montero put away two goals in the second half to lead the Sounders to a 2-0 victory in their final preseason friendly. Their next match is the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League Quarterfinal. If you don’t know what that is, please take …

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