MLS announced this morning that the league all-stars will be Everton FC in the annual all-star game at 6:30 p.m. July 29 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah, home of Real Salt Lake.
Everton is a historic side from the English Premier League and a current FA Cup finalist.
The game will be shown on ESPN2.
Obviously, there are several Sounders who could be in contention for all-star honors.
Digital Access for only $0.99
For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today.
The MLS stars are 5-0 since the game's format was switched to feature a international club team as the featured opponent.