TUKWILA, WA— The Sounders are off and kicking in their preparations for the 2018 Major League Soccer season after their first official practice session at Starfire Sports Complex on Monday January 22.
It was a group mainly made up of fresh faces and Sounders 2 USL players that took the pitch before a large contingent of media members.
Alex Roldan was a popular interview.
There were various reports on the day posted online. Fox Sports focused on the familiar line-up of names.
”We feel really good about our team, if I’m honest,” general manager Garth Lagerwey said Monday. ”Nothing is given, nothing is promised, we’ve got to go out and earn it. Again, if you look at our whole 18 and you can say we could have 15 or 16 of these guys back from our 18 guys that dressed in the final, OK. Certainly we want to continue to try and add players and get better, but we feel pretty good about our group.”
Jeff Halstead shares photos from the day over on Facebook.com/goalWA.