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National team, MLS Saturday discussion area

Update: As the games are going final, let's keep this open as a spot to discuss today's games ... as I see you already are doing.

Even with the Sounders off today, there should be some good soccer available for those of you with the right cable or dish packages, or the right soccer pub to attend.

ussoccerAt 5 p.m., ESPN Classic will have a life broadcast of the USA World Cup qualifying game against El Salvador from Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.Here's information on the game from the U.S. Soccer site (which I have added to our links list at left). Other World Cup qualifiers are dotted through the Fox Soccer Channel lineup today.

mlsball2And speaking of FSC, at 7 p.m. Fox Soccer Channel will show what should be the Major League Soccer game of the day as Toronto vists Colorado. Both are breathing down the Sounders' necks in the MLS playoff race ... and in fact tonight's result will certainly push one or the other even with or past Seattle in the MLS standings.