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MLS Cup players toss fish today

mlscupSeattleReal Salt Lake and the Los Angeles Galaxy will hold closed practices at Qwest Field today. However, one player from each team will make a public appearance in downtown Seattle this afternoon for the traditional tossing of the fish at Pike Place Market.

Here's the word from MLS:

This Sunday evening their teams will face off on the field at MLS Cup 2009 in Seattle for the championship of American soccer. But this Friday, Nov. 20, LA Galaxy forward Alan Gordon and Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Chris Seitz will meet at Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market to take part in the traditional fish toss along with the renowned Pike Place fish mongers.

MLS Cup will be played at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Qwest Field (ESPN and Galavision).

WHAT: MLS Players participate in iconic “Tossing of the Fish” at Seattle’s Pike Place Market.

WHO: MLS Cup Players: LA Galaxy forward Alan Gordon and Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Chris Seitz.

WHEN: 4 p.m. today.

WHERE: Pike Place Market, 85 Pike Place, Seattle, WA 98101

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