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Schmid: Too early to be thinking MLS Cup

You may recall the blog discussion a few posts down about whether the Sounders impressive start should raise their goals all the way to Supports Shield and MLS Cup.

So, after our discussion, I ran the idea past coach Sigi Schmid on Tuesday. And while he didn't even hint that this team doesn't have the potential to accomplish those kinds of things, his bottom line is that for now he just wants his team focused on the original goal of the playoffs.

Here's that story from today's paper.