That one where we all lost our minds about Clint Dempsey

Based on little more than speculative tweets, Sounders fans collectively lost their minds about the prospect of signing Clint Dempsey as vague and interesting tweets slowly pointing in that direction poured in. It was a night of great speculation, but it was fun for all.

  1. It all started when the Sounders, rather unexpectedly, announced that Shalrie Joseph was no longer a DP after signing a new contract.
  2. Then Keith Costigan really set the rumor mill running crazy.
  3. Sigi then weighed in on his weekly radio show with Dave "Softy" Mahler.
  4. Then we got word that Dempsey was actually coming to the U.S. today.
  5. Ran into Clint Dempsey at the airport. Nice guy #USA #USA #USA #Spurs @ London Heathrow Airport (LHR) rrmf/
  6. Some tried to throw some cold water over the party
  7. Jorge Perea, who works with Golazo, set off a fresh round of speculation when he reported seeing Dempsey in San Francisco, heading to Seattle.
  8. Jorge tries to throw cold water on the party, but others disagree.
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