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TOR, SEA global leaders in pay hikes Video

ESPN staff | April, 14 2014

Major League Soccer teams Toronto and Seattle are among the top three global sports teams with the biggest pay increase year-on-year in percentage terms, according to a new Nick Harris global salary survey released on Monday by ESPN The Magazine. ...

Defoe out, Bradley doubtful for TFC vs. Rapids Video

ESPN staff | April, 11 2014

A hamstring injury will force Jermain Defoe to miss a second straight game for Toronto FC as they host the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, and Michael Bradley is doubtful to make the squad. Defoe also sat out Toronto's win over Columbus last week and...

Dempsey gets more than 15 MLS team payrolls Video

ESPN staff | April, 10 2014

Seattle Sounders striker Clint Dempsey is the the highest-paid player in MLS at $6.695 million in guaranteed compensation this season, more money than the total player payrolls of 15 of the 19 MLS clubs. •Beckham: MLS salary cap must go ...

Dempsey 'disappointed' by 2-game suspension Video

Associated Press | March, 27 2014

SEATTLE -- Clint Dempsey didn't have much to say about the two-game suspension he received from Major League Soccer. Fourteen words to be exact. • Bennett: MLS in the shadows "Disappointed. I don't agree with it. It is what it is and ...

Klinsmann unhappy Dempsey was suspended Video

Doug McIntyre | March, 22 2014

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann isn't happy with Major League Soccer's decision to suspend national team captain Clint Dempsey for two games. • Grantland: Dempsey fading The league slapped Dempsey with the ban on Friday, six days after camera...

Sounders-Impact pushed to Sunday due to snow

Associated Press | March, 21 2014

MONTREAL -- The Seattle Sounders game scheduled for Saturday against the Impact has been postponed until Sunday because of expected snow in Montreal. The Impact's home-opener is being delayed by a day because of the fear of snow accumulation on t...

Dempsey gets 2-match ban for Toronto 'hit' Video

ESPN staff | March, 21 2014

Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey was dealt a two-match ban Friday by Major League Soccer's disciplinary committee and fined an undisclosed amount for an off-the-ball incident during the Sounders' 2-1 loss to Toronto FC this past weekend in Seattle...

Dempsey fit and raring to go for Sounders Video

Jeff Carlisle | ESPNFC |

TUKWILA, Wash. – Fresh off a combined 14 hours of flight time on Thursday, Seattle Sounders midfielder Clint Dempsey still managed to look ready for Saturday's MLS opener against defending MLS Cup champions Sporting Kansas City. After sp...

D.C. United acquire Caskey from Sounders

ESPN staff | March, 4 2014

D.C. United have acquired midfielder Alex Caskey from the Seattle Sounders for a third-round pick in the 2016 MLS draft. The 25-year-old Caskey made 30 appearances with 17 starts over the last two seasons for the Sounders, scoring one goal with fou...

Sounders acquire ex-Fire midfielder Pappa

Associated Press |

TUKWILA, Wash. -- The Seattle Sounders have acquired former Chicago midfielder Marco Pappa through Major League Soccer's allocation process. Seattle made the acquisition on Friday. He will be added to the roster pending receipt of his visa and in...

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