It had been about two-and-a-half months since Sounders FC midfielder Freddie Ljungberg updated his blog, “Freddie Speaks Up!” This afternoon the Swede had a short message to Seattle fans before his expected departure.
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I felt I wanted to say something. When I’ve been out and about in the city, the enormous support and appreciation I’ve got from people on the street has touched me deeply. So I just wanted to say a humble thank you to all the people of Seattle and to my teammates who have shown me so much love during this time with a million people speculating.