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Sounders notebook: Nico Lodeiro expected to return this week, keeper Stefan Cleveland re-signs

SEATTLE – Nico Lodeiro is expected to report to training camp this week, according to Seattle Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer. Lodeiro was in his native Uruguay and needed to pass health and safety protocols before joining the Sounders. The team is scheduled to move training to Tucson, Arizona, beginning Monday through Feb. 1, but the midfielder will first travel to Seattle.
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Stefan Cleveland reinforces Sounders goalkeeping group ahead of busy 2022 season

The Goalkeeping Union at the Seattle Sounders made a big pickup on Wednesday as Stefan Cleveland re-signed with the club ahead of the 2022 season. Cleveland, 27, entered free agency coming off a career year with the Sounders. Seattle’s backup goalkeeper stepped into the limelight when long-time starter Stefan Frei missed almost half the season with a leg injury. Cleveland acquitted himself well during his stint in net, starting 15 matches and earning three clean sheets with a 7-4-5 record across all competitions.

Stefan Cleveland re-signs with Sounders

Coming off a breakout season and heading into free agency, Stefan Cleveland looked well positioned to move somewhere he’d have a chance to be a regular starter. But after surveying the scene, the 27-year-old has apparently decided he’s already in a pretty good position. On Wednesday, he officially re-signed with the Sounders, agreeing to a two-year guaranteed contract that includes an option for 2024.

Stefan Cleveland rises to the occasion in first match against Portland Timbers

The Seattle Sounders left Providence Park on Sunday with a historic performance against their longtime bitter rivals, putting six goals past the Portland Timbers in a 6-2 thrashing. While much of the talk will rightfully be about the goals the Sounders scored, what shouldn’t be lost are the ones they kept out.

Brian Schmetzer hails 'tremendous' Stefan Cleveland as Sounders thrash Timbers

Brian Schmetzer has praised back-up goalkeeper Stefan Cleveland for his performance in Seattle Sounders' 6-2 win over fierce rivals Portland Timbers. For the Sounders, it was a priceless victory that ends a three-game winless streak in MLS play, though any triumph over the Timbers is treasured in this part of the world.