We arrived to a partly sunny/partly cloudy day with temperatures in the mid-60s. Should be just fine for soccer, although there is a chance of rain.
Kickoff is 6 p.m. and the game is on ESPN and 770-AM.
Our Sounders preview in this morning's paper makes the point that the Sounders hope to follow the San Jose's blueprint of advancing to the conference finals.
Today's story in the LA Times makes the same point from the other direction: that the Galaxy hope to avoid the fate of the New York Red Bulls.
I'll start up a new blog post for the evening once I'm in the press box, probably a little after 4 p.m.