He’s only recently returned to the MLS after a very unsuccessful loan spell with Fulham, in which he failed to help fire them away from the relegation zone. And it appears Clint Dempsey is running on pure frustration at the moment, with the forward picking up a stupid ban for his actions this week. Dempsey was in action for Seattle Sounders against Jermain Defoe’s Toronto FC – when he was caught lashing out at defender Mark Bloom. The centre back hit the floor instantly after the contact, while Dempsey tried to continue without anything happening.