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Clint Dempsey To Sign With Sounders

LONDON (AP) - Tottenham says United States forward Clint Dempsey is returning to Major League Soccer, ending his six-year spell in English soccer. Sources say that Dempsey is finalizing a deal with the Seattle Sounders.

The 30-year-old Dempsey played for the New England Revolution from 2004-06 before joining Fulham in 2007. He moved to Tottenham last summer and scored 12 goals in 43 games, but wasn't a regular.

Tottenham says in a statement Saturday "we have reached agreement with Major League Soccer for the transfer of Clint Dempsey," adding "we wish Clint every success for the future."