Central defender Chad Marshall returned to the Sounders last night after missing two games — both losses — due to a back injury following an auto accident.
In the winning locker room last night, Marshall provided some of the details of what had happened:
On the accident: “I was coming home from the team barbeque, I was taking Brad Evans home, going up Market Street. I think the guy in front of me stops pretty quickly because they guy in front of him was trying to parallel park, SO then I stopped. The girl behind me almost hit me. She stopped just in time, but the guy behind her hit her into me. I saw her almost hit us, and then I think I kind of relaxed, and she hit us. Like 20 minutes later I started noticing in my neck that it was sore. Then obviously two mornings later my back went into spasm. And now we’re here.”
On if it had seemed a serious accident: “It was just a little fender-bender. There Read more »