The Sounders’ long road trip has taken them to Texas, where they will meet FC Dallas on Sunday.
Once back in the States on Friday, coach Sigi Schmid took a conference call with local media, covering a wide range of topics. Some highlights below:
On if the team is where he wanted them to be at this point in the season) “We’re pretty much where I wanted to be or where I thought we’d be. If we hadn’t lost Michael [Gspurning] for that stretch of games I think we’d be in the hunt right now for the Supporters’ Shield, which …