Since his Sounders debut in the 2-1 win over Toronto FC at BMO Field on Saturday, Dempsey has been the subject of no less than 13 pieces by major media outlets as the recent buzz surrounding North America’s top flight continues.
Dempsey has been interviewed by….
MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”
ABC’s “Good Morning America”
The Dan Patrick Show
Sports Illustrated with Grant Wahl
ESPNFC.com with Roger Bennett
New York Times George Vecsey
ESPN television’s “ESPNFC”
CBS Evening News
National Public Radio
Associated Press TV
NBC Sporting Network’s “MLS Insider”
…which shows just how much interest the mainstream press has taken in his comeback to the competition that gave him his start back in 2004.