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MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER

2016/2017 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
7 San Jose 7 11 7 32
8 Seattle 9 4 12 31
9 Vancouver 8 6 12 30
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Timbers and Sounders rivalry cranked up amid MLS playoff pressure

The ESPN FC crew discuss Portland Timbers' long rivalry with Seattle Sounders.

The volume control for the rivalry between the Portland Timbers and the Seattle Sounders has already gone to 11. There is simply no way for it to go "one louder" (though the tone will be altered in the absence of Clint Dempsey, who will miss out with an irregular heartbeat).

Or is there?

Sunday's tilt between these two longtime adversaries (5 p.m. ET, ESPN/WatchESPN) contains an element not often seen in this matchup, namely that both teams are fighting for their playoff lives. Portland is barely...

Sigi Schmid had Sounders' support, but 'give and take' with Clint Dempsey

Seattle Sounders' Clint Dempsey talks the departure of Obafemi Martins, the development of Jordan Morris and the sacking of Sigi Schmid.
Clint Dempsey led the charge for the Sounders as his brace led Seattle over Portland 3-1 Sunday night.
ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno reflects on the news of Sigi Schmid parting ways with the Seattle Sounders.
Former Sounders goalkeeper Kasey Keller talks about the coaching change in Seattle.

Sigi Schmid doesn't think he lost the Seattle Sounders locker room during his final days in charge, but he admitted that at times his relationship with star forward Clint Dempsey "wasn't as productive as it needed to be."

After Schmid was let go last month during his eighth season with the club, Soccer Wire reported that there had been considerable unrest inside the Sounders' locker room.

A 3-0 defeat at Sporting Kansas City was also pointed to as evidence that not all the players were on board under...