Will Bruin leads Seattle Sounders past Colorado Rapids 2-1

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Will Bruin scored twice and Stefan Frei made a spectacular save to help the Seattle Sounders to their second win in their last eight games, 2-1 over the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night. It was Seattle’s second straight win over Colorado on the Fourth of July. The Sounders are 7-3-1 all-time at Colorado (4-10-3). Bruin put Seattle (4-9-3) in front in the 19th minute, finding the ball in open space in front of the goal […]

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Sounders sign Raul Ruidiaz to $14 million designated-player contract

SEATTLE – The Seattle Sounders aren’t messing around. The Sounders announced Friday morning that they’ve signed Peru’s Raul Ruidiaz, the two-time Liga MX scoring champ, to a designated player contract. The Seattle Times reported that the 27-year-old strike’s deal is for $14 million and runs through the 2021 season. “We’re very excited to be able to add Raul to our team and we’re excited to have him come to Seattle,” Sounders general manager and president of soccer Garth Lagerwey said […]

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Sounders FC defender Kelvin Leerdam in-studio on “Q It Up Sports”

Sounders defender Kelvin Leerdam joined Q13 Sports Director Aaron Levine in-studio on Sunday night, following the Rave Green’s 1-0 loss to Real Salt Lake. Leerdam addresses some consternation by fans as the Sounders look to rebound from a start that sees them toward the bottom of the Western Conference. He also reveals which team he’ll be rooting for in the World Cup. Interview above.

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Why yes, that is Seahawks legend Walter Jones on the Sounders’ sidelines

SEATTLE — If you have been out to a Seattle Sounders game recently, you may have spotted a celebrity on the sidelines. At 6-foot-5 and more than 300 pounds, he’s kind of hard to miss. Seattle Seahawks Hall of Famer Walter Jones has tapped into his passion, and in doing so, potentially discovered a second career. Instead of playing pro sports, he’s documenting it them a sports photographer. “I want people to take me seriously,” Jones told Q13 News. “This […]

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