Sean Henderson

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Sean Henderson
Personal information
Date of birth (1972-07-25) July 25, 1972 (age 44)
Place of birth Everett, Washington, United States
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1990–1993 UCLA Bruins
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994 East Los Angeles Cobras
1994–1996 TuS Celle 23 (1)
1996–1998 Colorado Rapids 55 (4)
1999–2004 Seattle Sounders 78 (5)
National team
US U-20 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Sean Henderson (born July 25, 1972 in Everett, Washington) is a retired American soccer midfielder who spent two seasons in Germany, three in Major League Soccer and five in the USL A-League. He coaches in the Seattle Sounders Academy.



Henderson, younger brother to Chris Henderson, was born and raised in Everett, Washington, attending Cascade High School where he was a two-time high school All American. After high school, he attended UCLA where he played on the men’s soccer team from 1990 to 1993. In 1993, he was selected as a third team All American.


In 1994, Henderson turned professional with the East Los Angeles Cobras in the USISL.[1] That fall, he moved to Germany and signed with Regionalliga club TuS Celle. In 1996, he returned to the United States and signed with the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer, playing alongside his brother. In 1997, the Rapids went to the MLS championship game where it lost to D.C. United. On June 30, 1999, Henderson moved to the second division Seattle Sounders of the USL A-League. He played there until retiring from professional soccer in 2005.

U-20 National Team[edit]

Henderson made five appearances with the United States U-20 men's national soccer team.


Henderson joined Crossfire Premier, a youth club based in Redmond, Washington, in 1999.[2]


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