Sounders hope Dempsey's return galvanizes them
Remember when the Seattle Sounders were the clear top team in all of Major League Soccer in 2015?
At one point, they were running through opponents with their lethal combination of Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins up top, aided by the midfield talents such as Lamar Neagle, Marco Pappa, Osvaldo Alonso and Gonzalo Pineda. There was a point when the question wasn't if they would win, it was by how much?
Those times seem very long ago. Seven weeks ago,...