Clint Dempsey Scores for Seattle Sounders in Huge Derby Against Portland Timbers

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterJuly 14, 2014

Jul 13, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Sounders FC forward Clint Dempsey (2) gives a thumbs-up while signing autographs following a 2-0 victory against the Portland Timbers at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
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The World Cup may be over, but Clint Dempsey is still playing in front of sold-out crowds and scoring goals, and he grabbed the winner for Seattle Sounders in their MLS derby against Portland Timbers.

Dempsey was lurking near the goal and was on hand to turn the ball past Donovan Ricketts.

The Sounders went on to win the game 2-0.

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