Sporting Kansas City pull off Clarence Goodson transfer coup

The San Jose Earthquakes have signed USA defender Clarence Goodson from Danish side Brondby. Before three years with Brondby, Goodson also had three seasons at Norway's IK Start.

The San Jose Earthquakes have signed USA defender Clarence Goodson from Danish side Brondby.

Before three years with Brondby, Goodson also had three seasons at Norway's IK Start.

"We're very excited to have Clarence join us," Earthquakes interim coach Mark Watson said Friday.

"Clarence is a World Cup veteran with a wealth of experience in our league, overseas and at the international level," Earthquakes general manager John Doyle said in a statement. "He should be a great addition to our team. He's a good leader, has an excellent character and we're happy to have him join our club."

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