Dempsey, 34, will lead the Seattle Sounders in a rematch of last season’s MLS Cup, a game he missed while under treatment for an irregular heartbeat.
Dempsey missed Seattle's title run last season, sidelined by an irregular heartbeat that required an unspecified procedure to correct..
Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey says the symptoms that eventually led him to being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat first surfaced last February but it wasn't until late summer that it became serious enough to affect his ab...
Dempsey learned in 2016 that he had an irregular heartbeat and was sidelined in December as Seattle won its first M.L.S. Cup, but he hopes to be on the field for the start of the coming season.
Jozy Altidore’s goal in the 67th minute and a goal by Victor Vazquez in injury time delivered the victory over the Seattle Sounders in a rematch of last season’s title game.