(Sounders release) Following a 1-0 home win over Vancouver last Saturday, Sounders FC (10-13-5, 35 points) travels to Southern California to take on second-place LA Galaxy (11-4-15, 48 points) on Sunday afternoon at the StubHub Center (1:00 p.m. PT / ESPN, 107.7 The End, El Rey 1360 AM). Sunday’s match is being broadcast nationally on ESPN, with Adrian Healey and Taylor Twellman on the call.
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107.7 The End is airing Sunday’s match live, with Matt Johnson and Kasey Keller providing the commentary, as well as The End on-air talent Gregr & Manley handling pre, halftime and post-match coverage from the studio alongside Sounders FC analysts Wade Webber and Danny Jackson. Fans in Western Washington can tune-in to El Rey 1360 AM for a Spanish radio broadcast, featuring “Zuper” Mario Rodriguez and Felipe Maqueda. Pre-game radio coverage for both broadcasts begins at 12:30 p.m. PT on Sunday.
Sounders FC continues its late-season push for a spot in the 2016 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs Sunday afternoon against a second-place Galaxy side that is unbeaten in its last six games and can clinch a postseason berth with three points against Seattle. The Rave Green have lost just once in eight games (4-1-3) under Interim Head Coach Brian Schmetzer, and currently sit six points behind the Portland Timbers for the final postseason spot with six matches remaining.