Clint Dempsey returns to training ahead of Seattle Sounders' clash with Vancouver Whitecaps

Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey returned to training on Wednesday at Starfire Sports for the first time since being sidelined last month after being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat.

Sounders GM and President of Soccer Garth Lagerwey and interim head coach Brian Schmetzer are slated to speak to the media following Wednesday's training session regarding Dempsey's health. Check back to SoundersFC.com for full coverage and video from today's media availability.