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Gameday: Sounders-KC in U.S. Cup quarterfinals

The long countdown to that 7 p.m. kickoff has begun.

Meanwhile, little reading material to pass the time:

Here's my preview story from today's paper.

Here are some basics from the MLS site.

Here's a game preview from the Kansas City Kansan, and a player feature from the Kansas City Star.

And finally, a bracket and other basics from the U.S. Open Cup site.

I'll pick up again with our ususal running gameday blog from Starfire tonight ... unless news breaks before then.