Matt Pentz on the Seattle Sounders

Matt Pentz on the Seattle Sounders

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl - April 11, 2019 - 29:03

Grant chats with longtime Seattle Sounders beat writer Matt Pentz of The Athletic about his new book, The Sound and the Glory: How the Seattle Sounders Showed Major League Soccer How to Win Over America. Pentz explains how the Sounders became the blueprint for MLS to feel truly "major league" in their city, which has been followed since then by others like Atlanta United and LAFC.

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