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Kirsten Schlewitz

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Although Kirsten has baby photos featuring her in Seahawks onesies and tiny Mariner caps, her true sporting passion is soccer. Her teams are as widespread as Birmingham, England (Aston Villa); Naples, Italy (Napoli); and Istanbul, Turkey (Fenerbahçe) Co-founder of 7500 to Holte, SB Nation’s Aston Villa blog, she satisfies her love for soccer closer to her Portland home by writing about the Portland Timbers and keeping an eye on the Seattle Sounders.

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New York Red Bull Vs. Seattle Sounders, Preview: Steve Zakuani Watching From Home

The Sounders are anxious to put First Kick behind them, but will they be able to correct the weaknesses demonstrated on Tuesday in time to find any points against a team that should be in the running for the MLS Cup?

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. L.A. Galaxy: Juninho Scores Only Goal In 1-0 Galaxy Win

nd so the Seattle Sounders run of starting the season with a win comes to an end tonight against Los Angeles Galaxy, with a 1-0 loss to the visitors. This is the third time in their three MLS...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. LA Galaxy: Juninho Opens The Scoring, 1-0

In a half that saw Chris Birchall getting in a shot on target within thirty seconds of the restart, it seems almost inevitable that it was the Los Angeles Galaxy opened the scoring in the 58th...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. LA Galaxy: No Shortage Of Chances, No Score

Well, MLS is back, but many will be forgiven for having already tuned out, as its first episode, featuring the Seattle Sounders and Los Angeles Galaxy, has only been a showcase for missed chances...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. LA Galaxy: Fredy Montero Already Looking Hot

It's fifteen minutes into MLS First Kick, with the L.A. Galaxy at Seattle Sounders, and there's at least one thing that we've learned so far: Fredy Montero is hot. Whether it's appearance or his...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. LA Galaxy: Lineups

We're just a few short minutes away from MLS First Kick, with the Seattle Sounders hosting the LA Galaxy at Qwest Field. The big surprise in the Sounders lineup is the inclusion of Steve Zakuani,...

MLS First Kick 2011: Blaise Nkufo Cuts Ties With Seattle Sounders An Hour Before Kickoff With L.A. Galaxy

Blaise Nkufo and the Seattle Sounders have agreed to part ways. According to the official Seattle Sounders press release: Seattle Sounders FC and Blaise Nkufo have mutually agreed to end the...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. L.A. Galaxy: Blaise Nkufo Possibly Out Of Starting Lineup, O'Brian White To Replace

According to Joshua Mayers at the Seattle Times, Blaise Nkufo will not be included in the Seattle Sounders starting lineup against the L.A. Galaxy tonight. Apparently there was an "incident" at...

MLS First Kick 2011, Seattle Sounders Vs. L.A. Galaxy: Preview

Major League Soccer returns Tuesday evening, with Seattle Sounders hosting L.A. Galaxy in MLS First Kick. The Sounders are hosting First Kick for the third year running, beating the New York Red...

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