The Sounders have announced that new forward Eddie Johnson will wear the No. 7 jersey.
Some other notes from the club:
Adam Johansson turns 29 on February 21 and Mauro Rosales turns 31 on February 24...Sounders FC U23 schedule was release last week, including home games against the Portland Timbers U23s on June 2 and Vancouver Whitecaps U23s on June 3. Other opponents include the Kitsap Pumas, Washington Crossfire and North Sound SeaWolves... Former Sounders FC goalkeeper Terry Boss has been hired by his alma mater, the University of Tulsa, as an assistant coach for the men's soccer team...The Sounders women signed goalkeeper Hope Solo and forward Sydney Leroux...Sounders FC academy alum Sean Okoli has been called into the Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team camp in Florida...Sounders FC trialist goalkeeper Andrew Weber participated in this year's The Amazing Race with his twin brother, Elliot, which debuted on CBS last Sunday.