Seattle Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer announces two key injuries — Chad Marshall and Christian Roldan — as Seattle prepares for their second leg match against the Portland Timbers. Marshall has had knee surgery and is out while Roldan is dealing with a hip flexor strain.
The Seattle Sounders bolstered their defense heading into the final months of the MLS season by acquiring defender Brad Smith on loan from Premier League club Bournemouth on Wednesday ahead of the closing of the secondary transfer window.
The Seattle Sounders' new jerseys feature all-over tones of rave green, with a unique brush-stroke print across the entire front body. Modeling the kits in this video are defender Kelvin Leerdam, forward Will Bruin and goalkeeper Stefan Frei.
New jersey is created in all-over tones of rave green, with a unique brush-stroke print across the entire front body. Also unique to this year’s kit is a special jock tag and back of the jersey slogan, “You Will Hear Us.”
Yes, the Sounders’ veteran forward received a championship ring despite being sidelined with a heart issue last season. But he is now ultra-motivated, according to coach Brian Schmetzer, to contribute to another one on the field.
Lamar Neagle, who graduated from Jefferson High School, isn’t a starter in Seattle anymore. But he gives coach Brian Schmetzer a proven contributor off the bench, much like Herculez Gomez was for the MLS Cup-winning squad a year ago.