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Nov 16

Brain Schmetzer Expects Same Winning Mentality in the Play-Offs

Many were sceptical about the appointment of Brain Schmetzer as a replacement for Sigi Schmid.

Regarded as one of the greatest coaches in the MLS,Schmid will always be a hard man to replace. However, Schmetzer seems to be doing a fine job so far. Since taking over the club in August 2016, he was under a lot of pressure to deliver instant success, and this was in the form of qualifying for the MLS Cup play-offs and potentially winning the title. He seems to have done everything asked of the team and the club’s recent form has been a major factor in Seattle Sounders sneaking in at the last moment.

Schmetzer says that the team were in a very difficult situation when he took over, and that they needed to win all of their matches in order to stand any chance of qualifying for the play-offs. However, it is exactly what the team did as they failed to win only two games since the middle of September. They also suffered only one defeat – against FC Dallas – during this period. Continue reading →

Aug 16

Seattle Sounders beaten by LA Galaxy

Seattle Sounders have experienced yet another defeat in their Saturday game against LA Galaxy.

This is the 10th defeat of the season so far, and Seattle Sounders will be frustrated by the outcome of the match. Indeed, this was a game that they managed to dominate from the start and failed to score a goal.

This has become a usual pattern for Seattle Sounders where they manage to take control of a game without being able to score a goal. Against LA Galaxy, Seattle Sounders had 22 shots on goal with 16 of those coming inside the LA Galaxy box. With these kinds of occasions, they should have at least get a goal.
Unfortunately for them, it was LA Galaxy that opened the scoring in the opening stage of the game. Indeed, Robbie Keane managed to score in the 15th minute to give LA Galaxy the lead. Since then, Seattle Sounders took control of the game and created opportunities one after the other.

Seattle Sounder’s coach SigiSchmid admitted that it was a frustrating defeat. He said that his team played well and created some good opportunities but failed to score the important goals. He said that he had nothing to complain as his players gave everything on the pitch. He believes that if they continue to play like this, they will sooner or later experience a change in their fortune.
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Aug 12

Juan Agudelo scores his first goal in a Chivas jersey

Seattle Sounders Video Ranking: 4 / five

Aug 12

First XI Selections & Zakuani Returns – The Daily 7/09

Seattle Sounders Online video Ranking: 5 / 5

Aug 12

Eden Hazard Scores First Blues Goal: Seattle Sounders 2-4 Chelsea: Pre-Season Friendly

Seattle Sounders Video Ranking: three / 5

Aug 12

Romelu Lukaku MANHANDLES Jeff Parke for Chelsea’s first GOAL vs. Seattle Sounders

Seattle Sounders Online video Ranking: four / 5

Aug 12

Marko Marin’s FIRST GOAL for Chelsea vs. Seattle Sounders: World Football Challenge 2012

Seattle Sounders Online video Score: four / 5

Aug 12

Eden Hazard’s First GOAL for Chelsea vs. Seattle Sounders: World Football Challenge

Seattle Sounders Online video Ranking: 4 / 5