The most eloquent of them was, unsurprisingly, Brad Evans, who was one of Rogers' best friends in soccer. In this interview with MLSsoccer.com, you can see how happy he is for his former teammate. But there were plenty other Sounders who seemed also as happy for Rogers.
I hope that one day there are no announcements necessary anymore and homosexuality is accepted in sports and everywhere else #respect— Michael Gspurning (@MGspurning) February 15, 2013
The bravery of Robbie Rogers in commendable, I hope he realizes that he doesn't need to retire.He will be more supported than he knows.— Kasey Keller (@KaseyKeller18) February 15, 2013
So much love and respect for my fellow Terp and friend @robbierogers hope to see you on the pitch again soon!— Marc Burch (@Marc_Burch) February 15, 2013