Lots going on…
ESPN Classic to Air “History of the MLS Cup”
Tomorrow, ESPN Classic will air a two- hour documentary titled “History of the MLS Cup.” (Of course you’ve been following my Seattle Times daily capsules, right?) The documentary will air at 6:00 p.m. ET and will take viewers onto the field for the best action from the first 13 MLS Cup matches, including never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews with players and coaches. Copies of the DVD are available at www.mlsgear.com.
Price is Right to Offer MLS Cup Package
For the first time since the league’s inception, Major League Soccer will be featured in a prize package for a major television game show. Hosted by Seattle Sounders FC investor owner Drew Carey, The Price Is Right airs daily on CBS at 11:00 am to an average of 4.5 million viewers. The episode will air today (Friday) and will feature an MLS Cup Prize Package that includes a trip to MLS Cup 2009 in Seattle. Airfare, hotel stay and merchandise are included.
MLS Cup Players to Participate in Fish Toss
Before the Galaxy and Real Salt Lake battle it out on the pitch, LA forward Alan Gordon and RSL goalkeeper Chris Seitz will meet at Pike Place Market at 4:00 p.m. PT for an iconic “Tossing of the Fish.”