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Clint Dempsey 94th-Minute Goal Earns Draw For Short-Handed Seattle

Clint Dempsey silenced a Portland crowd—briefly, before they picked up a chant telling him to fuck himself—with a stoppage-time goal that earned his Seattle Sounders a 2-2 draw in their rivalry matchup against the Timbers.


Seattle played the entire second half with 10 men following the 44th-minute sending-off of Brad Evans. Dempsey, who came on in the 56th minute, appeared destined for failure in his attempt to find the equalizer—until sneaking it in with just two minutes of stoppage time remaining. Here’s how it sounded as called on ESPN Deportes by Richard Mendez:


Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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