Dempsey's goal gets Sounders by Timbers
SEATTLE (AP) When Clint Dempsey returned to Major League Soccer, his home debut with Seattle came against Portland.
The only hat trick of Dempsey's career outside of England came against Portland. And after scoring on Sunday night, Dempsey has scored in four straight matches against the Timbers.
It's becoming a trend to see Dempsey in the spotlight against the Sounders' biggest rival.