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January 16, 2012 at 2:45 PM

Preseason details announced and other notes

Sounders FC will open preseason training camp Thursday, though several guys have already been working out on their own. Here’s a look at how the schedule shapes up the next couple months:

Jan. 17 — MLS Supplemental Draft

Jan. 19 — Preseason camp opens

Jan. 21-22 — Open tryouts at Starfire

Jan. 30 to Feb. 7 — Training at the Grande Sports World at Casa Grande, Arizona

Feb. 11 to TBD — Training at Bradenton, Florida

Mar. 7 — CCL quarterfinal first leg vs. Santos Laguna

Mar. 14 — CCL quarterfinal second leg. vs Santos Laguna

Mar. 17 — MLS season opener vs. Toronto FC

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— Three Sounders are currently on national-team duty. Brad Evans and Jeff Parke are with the U.S. national team preparing for friendlies against Venezuela (Saturday) and Panama (Jan. 25). Adam Johansson is with the Swedish national team for Wednesday’s friendly against Bahrain, a match played in Qatar. All three will join camp in Arizona after their national-team commitments are over.

— Here are some updates on jerseys numbers for 2012:

Sammy Ochoa will wear No. 26 instead of No. 19.

Michael Gspurning — No. 1

Adam Johansson — No. 5 (previously Tyson Wahl’s)

Marc Burch — No. 8 (previously Erik Friberg’s)

Christian Sivebaek — No. 28

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