Sounders: Analysis

3XI Depth Chart - Use of Time

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After a few matches we can get a better idea of how certain players are viewed by the coaching staff. This look at the Depth Chart includes a look at trialists as well as which players on the...

Potential Friberg acquisition not about the tacos

Acquiring Friberg is about making the team better than it is now.

How Tim Cahill explains Clint Dempsey’s possible rise in 2014

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Will Parchman takes a tactical look at Cahill's struggles in his first half year and the parallels that Dempsey just had in Seattle. What he did here for TopDrawerSoccer needs both your eyeballs, now. It's not just a reason for hope, it's science* *science not included.

The enigma of Lamar Neagle

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The 253 native had a breakout year for the Seattle Sounders. But the statistics say he is a complete enigma on the field. Which version should we believe in?

Kovar & Okoli signed, what are their paths to grow

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This may be blasphemy in Soundersland, but not every Home Grown Player is going to be an All Star like DeAndre Yedlin in their first year. Some may need to develop. There are a few ways they can do...

A case for a 4-2-3-1

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It's not time to abandon our beloved Wide Attacking Midfielders just yet.

The Care and Feeding of Kenny Cooper

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Kenny Cooper must be given the right position to help the Sounders in 2014.

The Sounders and the Required Diamond Creativity

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The Sounders are looking more and more like they may move to the diamond midfield for next season. Do they even have the right personnel to make that formation work? Are there issues with...

Forecasting the Tactical Future of the Sounders

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Looking back in retrospect at the few minutes the Seattle Sounders main attacking threats spent on pitch together and looking forward to the tactical prospect's of next season

Looking at Dempsey & other midseason acquisitions

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Clint Dempsey didn't fare so well in his half season in a Sounders uniform, but a look around the league shows his impact wasn't much less than other players in the league.

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