Sounders Hire New General Manager
Garth Lagerwey has been hired as the Sounders new general manager, with current GM Adrian Hanauer moving to focus on the business operations of the franchise. Seattle announced the long-expected move Tuesday. Lagerwey had spent the last seven-plus seasons as the general manager of Real Salt Lake, helping turn that franchise into an MLS Cup winner. Lagerwey will oversee all soccer operations for the Sounders.