Tag Archives: Schmetzer

Long view: Rivalries have limits in MLS

VIDEO ABOVE: While MLS parity shuffles players throughout the league, talent also moves within clubs. In this Current of Colorado video, watch Sounders homegrown Darwin Jones (#17) dribble through Switchbacks FC in Colorado Springs to score for Sounders 2 on September 17, 2016. Jones is now with the first team, and you can hear Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer describe player movement back in […]

Cutting room floor scraps

I started compiling soccer stories from different players and coaches last year with hopes of assembling a nice blend of tales. But it turned into a scattered ransom note that wouldn’t hold together. Since the guys took time for the interviews and had good insights, I wanted to share what I have. Old introduction John Purtteman, […]