Several hundred jubilant Sounders FC fans feel the thrill of hoisting the Sounders FC MLS Cup trophy. Governor Jay Inslee, Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer and former players Kasey Keller and Roger Levesque raise the team flag on the Capitol campus.
Sounders flag flies over the Capitol
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer: "It's nice to be home, but it is a long season."
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer scouts Vancouver
Sounders forward Jordan Morris talks about winning the home opener
Defending MLS champion Sounders prepare for home opener
Clint Dempsey cleared to play, gives update on heart condition
Jordan Morris is back at Sounders preseason camp
Sounders midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro answers questions after preseason training
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer on first day of 2017 training camp
Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Frei on first day of 2017 training camp
Sounders GM Garth Lagerwey on first day of 2017 training camp
The road-heavy span is over. Seattle gets four of its next six matches at CenturyLink Field, starting Saturday against New England. And, of course, the MLS Cup rematch with Toronto FC looms a week later in Seattle.
Run through practice with Seattle Sounders veteran forward Clint Dempsey as the Major League Soccer champions open the 2017 season with preseason training camp at the Starfire Sports complex in Tukwila.