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Bill Swartz | September 13, 2012 9:08 am
Northwest soccer rivalry gets national attention

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  • Steve Zakuani could be X-factor for Sounders
    Bill Swartz | September 07, 2012 8:34 am
    Sounders host Chivas USA Saturday, just two weeks ago routing the Goats 6-2 in Southern California.
  • Sounders' depth will be put to the test vs. Dallas
    Bill Swartz | August 31, 2012 9:12 am
    Seattle's roster gets a supreme test on Sunday with another key Western Conference battle. Listen at 3:30 on 97.3 KIRO FM.
  • Montero, Sounders look to stay hot in SoCal
    Bill Swartz | August 24, 2012 8:42 am
    It's been a pretty good five-week run for Sounders forward Fredy Montero.
  • Babies and Whitecaps on Sounders radar
    Bill Swartz | August 17, 2012 12:41 pm
    The Sounders look to bounce back from two tough losses in Saturday's critical MLS match up with Vancouver.
  • Sounders collecting donations for wildfire victims | August 17, 2012 6:32 am
    Sounders fans attending Saturday's match against the Vancouver Whitecaps will see volunteers collecting donations at CenturyLink Field gates for victims of the Central Washington wildfire.
  • Sounders' defense gets tough test against San Jose
    Bill Swartz | August 10, 2012 11:03 am
    It's a classic case of the immovable object against the unstoppable force Saturday night when the Seattle Sounders hit the road to take on the San Jose Earthquakes.
  • A galaxy of stars in Seattle for primetime soccer
    Bill Swartz | August 03, 2012 10:16 am
    A big-time Major League Soccer game gets national television attention and a crowd of better than 50,000 Sunday night at Seattle's CenturyLink Field.
  • Sounders' big week has 3 games in 3 competitions
    Bill Swartz | August 01, 2012 12:41 pm
    What a way to kick off the month of August. The Seattle Sounders play three matches in three different competitions over the next seven days. It begins with a Thursday night home game against Caledonia AIA from Trinidad.
  • Sounders test their unbeaten streak at Colorado
    Bill Swartz | July 27, 2012 7:53 am
    As expected, the Seattle Sounders are starting to heat up in the month of July. Entering last week's All-Star break, they produced an unbeaten streak of six matches, including a 1-0-3 record in MLS play.
  • Chelsea match a fitting farewell to a loyal Sounder
    Bill Swartz | July 18, 2012 9:33 am
    Emotions will be running high in Seattle tonight for a good soccer player and even better person, Roger Levesque. This will be his swan song for a game he's known and loved since growing up in Portland, Maine.
  • Seattle facing blue British invasion
    Bill Swartz | July 18, 2012 4:55 am
    There'll be plenty of blue shirts around town Wednesday as over 50,000 fans flock to Seattle for an eagerly anticipated matchup featuring Chelsea, one of the world's most popular soccer teams.
  • Chelsea in Seattle to make new soccer friends
    Bill Swartz | July 16, 2012 7:22 pm
    One of England's most famous football teams has taken over the Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC), the Seahawks' headquarters. Chelsea FC will spend the next couple days training for their Wednesday night "friendly" against Sounders FC at CenturyLink Field.
  • Sounders set for final East Coast match
    Bill Swartz | July 13, 2012 8:48 am
    They've played games in Washington D.C., New England, Montreal and Toronto. On Sunday the Seattle Sounders gladly make their final trip to the Eastern time zone for a match against the New York Red Bulls.
  • Need a new lawn? Sounders offer CenturyLink sod
    Bill Swartz | July 11, 2012 5:48 am
    The Sounders and CenturyLink Field are looking for someone to take about 90,000 square feet of new sod after it's used for an upcoming international match against a top European team.
  • 4 straight U.S. Open Cups still in Sounders' grasp
    Bill Swartz | July 10, 2012 7:49 am
    The same question comes up every time the Seattle Sounders FC resumes play in the nation's oldest soccer tournament: what's more important, winning four consecutive U.S. Open Cups or capturing the Major League Soccer trophy?
  • Rapids, Sounders get Saturday night national exposure
    Bill Swartz | July 06, 2012 8:27 am
    NBC brings its top television crew to Seattle's CenturyLink Field for a Saturday night match between Sounders FC and the Colorado Rapids. That means the return of former Sounders voice Arlo White, now NBC's primary soccer announcer.
  • Soccer fireworks on tap for Sounders FC in Utah
    Bill Swartz | July 03, 2012 9:07 pm
    After a hugely disappointing month of June, the Seattle Sounders are more than eager to start fresh in July. They'd also like to declare their independence from an old nemesis, Real Salt Lake.
  • Sounders end road trip against MLS-leading Revolution
    Bill Swartz | June 29, 2012 8:46 am
    The soccer journey started with an agonizing loss to the rival Timbers in Portland last Saturday. A gritty 1-nil U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals victory over the Earthquakes brightened the Seattle Sounders' spirits Tuesday night in San Francisco.
  • Weary Sounders face rugged U.S. Open Cup challenge
    Bill Swartz | June 26, 2012 8:05 am
    While the Seattle Sounders have floundered in their last seven Major League Soccer games, they have rolled through the competition en route to the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals. That match takes place tonight at archaic Kezar Stadium in San Francisco against the San Jose Earthquakes.