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Here’s what Sounders have been up to during offseason

Sounders will open training camp with 27 players already signed.

Albert Rusnák officially signs with Sounders

Former RSL Designated Player has been one of the most consistent goal-creators in MLS over the past five seasons.

Albert Rusnak taking Sounders physical on Wednesday, sources say

RSL veteran would apparently be joining on a TAM-level contract.

Garth Lagerwey provides updates on several player signings

Dylan Teves formally added and Stefan Cleveland has been re-signed while negotiations are "progressing well" with Alex Roldan and Will Bruin.

Dylan Teves officially joins Sounders

The University of Washington player would have likely been a Top 5 pick in the upcoming SuperDraft.

What is going on with Raúl Ruidíaz?

Ruidíaz still hasn’t signed an extension as the Sounders prepare to open training camp.

Sounders acquire Jackson Ragen’s rights, trade Chris Hegardt

Two former Sounders Academy players are on the move.

Connecting dots on DeAndre Yedlin’s potential return to Sounders

No one’s reporting that a move is imminent, but there are a lot of signs that point to the possibility.

Shane O’Neill joins Toronto FC

O’Neill is the second free agent Sounders have lost.

Free agent Spencer Richey joins Chicago Fire

Backup goalkeeper posted shutouts in his only two first-team appearances for Sounders.

Obed Vargas is latest teen to sign as Homegrown Player with Sounders

He is the Sounders 18th HGP signing, and seventh on the 2022 roster. Sam Adeniran’s signing also officially announced.

Negotiations over Raúl Ruidíaz’s extension appear to have hit serious snag

Ruidíaz is apparently unhappy with what he’s been offered and is threatening to leave.

Sam Adeniran signs with Seattle Sounders

The Tacoma Defiance standout earned an MLS contract after setting a franchise record with 13 goals in a season.

Nico Benezet bids emotional farewell to Sounders

"I have never felt this way before."

What do the Sounders do if Raul Ruidiaz leaves Seattle?

Rebuilding a plane while it’s flying isn’t easy, but Garth Lagerwey is up to the task.

Sounders decline options on several notable contributors

Alex Roldan being out of contract probably qualifies as the biggest news of the day.

Sounders reportedly in talks with Monterrey about Vincent Janssen transfer

The 27-year-old Dutchman previously spent two seasons with Tottenham.

Sounders exercise club’s option on Xavier Arreaga, keeping him at least through 2022

Arreaga is coming off his best season with the Sounders.

Raúl Ruidíaz reportedly pursued by Cruz Azul, but unlikely to leave

Sounder at Heart’s Niko Moreno has reported that the Sounders have already picked up Raúl Ruidíaz’s option for 2022 and are working on a longer term deal.

Sounders exercise 2022 contract option on Raúl Ruidíaz

Ruidíaz is apparently more interested in signing a longer term extension.

Sounders teenager drawing interest from some of Europe’s biggest clubs

Reed Baker Whiting is likely at least two years away from making a move, however.

Lagerwey: New signings, returning players, emerging talent should be potent recipe

Influx of new and newly healthy talent, and Homegrowns rising to the occasion, has GM feeling good.

How Léo Chú’s signing heralds Sounders’ entry into ‘Great Game’ of talent evaluation

In spending $2.5M on a relatively unproven talent, Sounders are taking a significant risk that comes with even bigger upside.

Sounders make two big signings at transfer deadline

Brazilian attacker Leó Chú is joined by Frenchman Nicolas Benezet.

Sounders seem to have landed their ‘Young Money’ target

Lots of outlets in Brazil are reporting Sounders are signing Léo Chú from Gremio.

Nicolas Benezet will join Sounders, agent says

Frenchman is likely best remembered for scoring a goal that allowed Sounders to host MLS Cup in 2019.

Garth Lagerwey on transfer rumors: ‘There is always more than one player’

All indications are that Sounders have given up on their pursuit of Wesley.

Sounders have offered nearly $6M for Wesley, report says

It’s still unclear if that will be enough to secure the Brazilian’s transfer.

Why Sounders are unlikely to offer much more than $2.5M for Wesley’s transfer

While the transfer feee they can spend on a U22 player is technically unlimited, MLS rules create a strong incentive for a soft cap.

Brian Schmetzer confirms negotiations with Palmeiras’ Wesley

"I’d love to have it happen, like, tomorrow. That would be a big signing for our club." - Brian Schmetzer

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Sounders transfer rumor: The latest updates on Wesley

Sounders have made it known that the Palmeiras attacker is in their sights.

Negotiations for Palmeiras attacker Wesley have been in the works for over a week

Garth Lagerwey is once again sitting at the negotiating table with one of Brazil’s top teams, as they hope to secure a versatile forward in this transfer window.

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