Tottenham set to face Sounders and Fire
[DATEBOOK] The Seattle Sounders will host Tottenham on July 19 in a meeting of Clint Dempsey's current MLS club and former
English Premier League club. The game will be part of Spurs' U.S. tour that will also include a match against the Chicago Fire a week later at Toyota Park.
Dempsey joined Spurs from
Fulham in August 2012 and moved to the Sounders a year later. He has re-joined Fulham on a two-month loan that begins with a New Year's Day game against West Ham. Tottenham is currently tied for
seventh in one of the most competitive races in the history of the EPL.
"Tottenham Hotspur has established themselves as one of the top teams in arguably the toughest league in the
world," Sounders owner and general manager Adrian Hanauer said in a statement. "We are proud to have them be a part of this year's friendly and will continue to
strive to bring the strongest competition to CenturyLink Field."
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily Herzog names U.S. U-23 squad for England game Aug. 28, 6:50 p.m. |
U.S. U-23 national team coach Andi Herzog has named a 24-player squad for a Aug. 30-Sept. ... No Giovani dos Santos in Mexico squad Aug. 28, 9:20 a.m.
Just weeks after joining the LA Galaxy, Giovani dos Santos is out of the team under ... USA and Mexico will split Rose Bowl tickets Aug. 28, 9:18 a.m.
When the USA played Mexico in the 2011 Gold Cup final at the Rose Bowl, the ... What They're Saying: FIFA statement Aug. 28, 8:36 a.m.
"The growth of football and the increased participation levels in the U.S. have been tremendous and ... RSL promotes Waibel, moves Zarkos into soccer operations Aug. 28, 8:24 a.m.
With the exit of general manager Garth Lagerwey to Seattle at the end of the 2014 ... Chicago Fire completes Maloney transfer Aug. 28, 8:08 a.m.
Scottish midfielder Shaun Maloney is headed back to England, ending one of the shorter Designated Player ... Canada calls up nine MLS players to face Belize Aug. 28, 8:04 a.m.
Forward Cyle Larin heads a list of nine MLS players chosen by Canada head coach Benito ... NASL Roundup: Rowdies hand the reins to Stuart Campbell Aug. 28, 7:58 a.m.
After serving one game as Tampa Bay Rowdies interim coach in the wake of the firing ... Spirit and FCKC headed to NWSL playoffs after 0-0 tie Aug. 28, 7:55 a.m.
With two weekends left in the NWSL's third season, the suspense is over. Seattle Reign FC ... What They're Saying: Klaus Allofs Aug. 28, 2:28 a.m.
"We had to take it seriously. Finally we decided to start negotiations with City." -- VfL ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives