That Clint Dempsey guy is pretty good, eh? But that Oba dude isn’t half bad either. Another big victory for the Sounders on the road this weekend as our dynamic duo completed the comeback against Chivas in stunning fashion thanks to Oba’s cheeky dink. Lots of good stuff this week though so let’s look back all the goodness in Sound Off.
Link Madness - Get them while they're hot!
Oba’s late winner against the Goats is up for the ATT Goal of the Week…so go on and vote! (MLSsoccer.com)
NYCFC will play its first season at Yankee Stadium (MLSSoccer.com)
A Vancouver reporter took a ball straight in the back off noggin while doing a live TV hit…and took it like a champ (FOXSoccer.com)
This is the most Dimitar Berbatov goal of all the Dimitar Berbatov goals (FOXSoccer.com)
How can you not love Brentford? Great story (FOXSoccer.com)
Steven Gerrard is having one heckuva season this year, and for everyone has noticed (Goal)
Was not a good weekend for Chelsea as it lost at home for the first time under Jose Mourinho (Goal)
Tim Howard is having an excellent season with Champions League-chasing Everton…and was rewarded with a fresh two-year contract (The Guardian)
Yet another Portuguese title for Benfica (SI.com)
The Sounders got a shout out on NBC’s Parks and Recreation last week (Seattle Times)
MLS Recap – A quick look back at the weekend’s play in the one and only Major League Soccer
Still no wins for PDX. *tugs collar* - RECAP | Dallas kept rolling (Sounders aside) with a 2-1 win over Toronto FC - RECAP | Vancouver and LA traded goals in a 2-2 stalemate - RECAP | In the most boring game of the season so far, Colorado and San Jose combined for ONE SHOT in a 0-0 snoozer - RECAP | Still no wins for Montreal who were blown out 4-0 by KC - RECAP
Tweets of the Week – The best Sounders-related nuggets in 140 characters or less
Looks like Brad had a nice birthday present yesterday
Chad Marshall - underrated Twitter presence
Am I the only Jamaican in Seattle.— Damion Lowe (@BallaNana) April 19, 2014
I laughed pretty hard at this when I first read it.
Instagram of the Week - Picture...video...all kinds of awesome
Yep. They are delicious.
GIF of the Week - All the frames, all the fun
Fear not, #DrLeo is in the building.
Video of the Week - Watch and be impressed
Just stop it right this minute, Gareth Bale. My goodness.