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Dempsey 2-month loan to Fulham confirmed

Here's the official word from the club:

Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Clint Dempsey has signed a two-month loan with Fulham FC of the English Premier League, the club announced today.

Dempsey, 30, signed with Sounders FC on August 3 and made 12 appearances in regular-season and postseason play, scoring one goal with one assist. He previously spent six seasons (2007-12) with Fulham and scored 52 goals with 18 assists in 184 appearances, including a career high 17 goals in the 2011-12 season. Dempsey holds the record for most goals (57) by an American in the EPL. Dempsey returns to Fulham FC after signing a permanent deal with the club in 2007.