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March 27, 2009 at 1:56 PM

Interesting story in Salt Lake Trib

Michael Lewis writes about something I alluded to earlier this week in this blog and in a story…MLS commissioner Don Garber’s thoughts on his experience in Seattle last week for the opener.

Here’s an excerpt:

“Not only did the Sounders rout the reigning league runner-up New York Red Bulls 3-0 in a game that made an instant celebrity of young striker Fredy Montero — the 21-year-old who used to play with RSL’s Jamison Olave for Deportivo Cali in their native Colombia scored twice and assisted on a third goal — but the crowd of 32,000 set a staggering new standard for the league.”

Read the rest here.

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