Found December 08, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Jason Green reports the Seattle Sounders will never truly replace Kasey Keller in goal, but they've found someone they hope can fill his now retired shoes. Michael Gspurning is 30 years old and a tall keeper at 6'5" and has played for the Austrian national team as well as in the top Greek league for the last 5 seasons. Sigi Schmid likes his new keeper.
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Seattle signs Austrian GK Michael Gspurning

The Seattle Sounders believe they have found the guy to take over for retiring goalkeeper Kasey Keller. Seattle announced Wednesday the signing of Austrian goalkeeper Michael Gspurning. The 30-year old has played the past four seasons for Skoda Xanthi in Greece's top division and has three national team appearances for Austria. Terms of Gspurning's deal were not released...

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During his vacation in Europe about this time a year ago, Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid made a point of getting in touch with a former player in the hopes of finding a connection that could land Seattle a new goalkeeper with the pending retirement of Kasey Keller. Schmid's first target decided to re-sign in Europe. His second option is now in line to be Keller's replacement...

Sounders FC signs Austrian goalkeeper Michael Gspurning (Goal.com)

Shortly after Kasey Keller ended his career with the team, the Sounders announce the signing of Gspurning

Seattle signs Austrian GK Michael Gspurning (AP)

The Seattle Sounders believe they have found the guy to take over for retiring goalkeeper Kasey Keller. Seattle announced Wednesday the signing of Austrian goalkeeper Michael Gspurning. The 30-year old has played the past four seasons for Skoda Xanthi in Greece's top division and has three national team appearances for Austria.
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