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Catching up on Sounders games/switches/events

There's been a recent flurry of Sounders news regarding games -- newly scheduled games, re-scheduled games -- here's a quick reminder:

*The club leaves Saturday for Florida, where these games await: Monday, February 13 - 1 p.m. Training Game v Orlando City SC; Wednesday, February 15 - 8 a.m. Training Game v Columbus Crew; Thursday, February 16 - 7 a.m. Training Game v U17 U.S. National Team;Sunday, February 19 - 1 p.m. Training Game v Florida Gulf Coast University; Wednesday, February 22 - 4 p.m. Training Game v Atlante FC, Cancun, Mexico

*Jaguares de Chiapas of the Mexican Primera Division will provide the opposition for the Community Shield match Feb. 29 at CenturyLink Field. Admission is free, but donations for the club’s charity partners will be accepted at the gate. Gates will open an hour before the 7 p.m. kickoff, and seating is first come, first served through the lower east bowl.

*The Sounders announced that about 14,000 tickets have been sold for their CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal home match against Santos Laguna on March 7. Tickets are available at

Single-game tickets for the MLS season go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday ... also at

The home game against Real Salt Lake originally set for July 18 at CenturyLink Field has been rescheduled for Oct. 17.

The Sept. 8 home match against Chivas USA will start at 1 p.m.

The club also announced that limited seating is available for the team’s third annual Kickoff Luncheon held from 12:30-1:45 p.m. Friday, March 9 at CenturyLink Field.