Alternative text (alt text) is meant for readers who cannot see an image, such as blind readers and readers who use a text or mobile browser. It should summarize an image's purpose, and should not duplicate its caption. Every image should have alt text, except for purely decorative images, which should instead have "
The following table shows images and captions on the left, and alt text and captions on the right: the right column is what a visually impaired reader will hear. This table was computed from the copy of List of Seattle Sounders FC players cached on None.
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Eleven soccer players wearing green jerseys and green shorts posing in two rows on a grass field.
A man wearing a green t-shirt, orange bib and navy blue shorts, standing on a soccer field. In the background, people are sat watching him.
A man wearing a black cap, glasses, and a black t-shirt.
A young man with a shaven head, wearing a yellow shirt. His arms are above his head, and he appears to be clapping