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Sigi Schmid hospitalized with pneumonia

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Sounders FC announced this afternoon that coach Sigi Schmid was admitted to Overlake Hospital on Thursday night after experiencing difficulty breathing.

He was diagnosed with pneumonia. His condition was stabilized and he is now improving, although he remained hospitalized through Saturday.

Schmid is 56.

The Sounders say that cards and good wishes can be sent to:

Sigi Schmid c/o Seattle Sounders FCVirginia Mason Athletic Center12 Seahawks WayRenton, WA 98056