Alonso returns to Sounders' lineup after earning U.S. citizenship

Alonso returns to Sounders' lineup after earning U.S. citizenship

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VANCOUVER, CANADA - MAY 19: Osvaldo Alonso #6 of the Seattle Sounders controls the ball during MLS soccer action against the Vancouver Whitecaps on May 19, 2012 at B.C. Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

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by Joshua Mayers / The Seattle Times

NWCN.com

Posted on June 20, 2012 at 8:32 AM

TUKWILA — From a soccer standpoint, Osvaldo Alonso's return from a two-game suspension is exactly what the struggling Sounders need heading into Wednesday's 7 p.m. home game against Sporting Kansas City.

Seattle has never had a worse five-game stretch in a Major League Soccer season and is leaking goals at a calamitous rate.

But a lot more than defensive duties will be on Alonso's mind leading up to kickoff.

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