Author Archives: Jason Mitchell

Whitecaps grab early lead, top shorthanded Sounders

A 12th-minute Sebastian Fernandez goal lifted the Vancouver Whitecaps to a 1-0 victory over the visiting Seattle Sounders on Saturday night. Continue reading »

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Sounders top Earthquakes on penalties in Open Cup

Photo by Jane Gershovich/JaneG. Photography By JASON MITCHELL Eighteen corner kicks, 31 shots, and overtime couldn’t get the job done Tuesday night, but the Seattle Sounders made quick business of the San Jose Earthquakes on penalty kicks, advancing to the … Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- San Jose Earthquakes, MLS- Seattle Sounders, U.S. Open Cup | 17 Comments

Greece ousts Ivory Coast on last-minute penalty kick

Greece gave up a first-half lead, but a stoppage time penalty kick from Georgios Samaras gave the Greeks a 2-1 Groiup C victory over Ivory Coast. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA World Cup, International Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 21 Comments

Valencia brace rallies Ecuador past Honduras

Enner Valencia scored his second and third goals of the 2014 World Cup to help Ecuador best Honduras and to keep his country’s hopes of advancing alive. Continue reading »

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Sounders cruise past amateur side in Open Cup

The Seattle Sounders bested a fifth-tier side in the 2014 U.S. Open Cup on Thursday, advancing to face the San Jose Earthquakes next week. Continue reading »

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Sounders overcome Shipp brace to douse Fire

The Seattle Sounders topped the Chicago Fire in a hectic and testy match at Toyota Park on Saturday. Continue reading »

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Sounders wallop RSL to stay atop Western Conference

Goals from Gonzalo Pineda, Marco Pappa, and Chad Barrett helped the Seattle Sounders cruise to a 4-0 win over Real Salt Lake in a match featuring the league’s top two teams. Continue reading »

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Second-half rally lifts streaking Sounders over FC Dallas

The Seattle Sounders once again rallied late to earn a result. A pair of assists from Obafemi Martins and goals from Lamar Neagle and Kenny Cooper gave the Sounders a 2-1 win over FC Dallas. Continue reading »

Posted in MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 39 Comments

Second-half rally lifts Sounders over Union

Goals from Obafemi Martins and Chad Marshall helped the Seattle Sounders rally to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 20 Comments

Dempsey brace keys Sounders’ dominant win over Rapids

The Seattle Sounders trounced the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, with goals from Clint Dempsey, Obafemi Martins, and Lamar Neagle giving the Sounders a 4-1 win. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 27 Comments

Late Perez tap-in lifts FC Dallas over Toronto FC

FC Dallas rode a late goal from Blas Perez to top shorthanded Toronto FC in Frisco, Texas. Defender Matt Hedges scored and assisted for FC Dallas as well. Continue reading »

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Crew stay perfect as Meram winner stuns Sounders

A last-second game-winning strike from late substitute Justin Meram lifted the Columbus Crew to victory over the Seattle Sounders, preserving the Crew’s undefeated record. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Columbus Crew, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 19 Comments