Sports with Art Thiel

Sports with Art Thiel
5:00 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Can Sounders get past Real Salt Lake in first round of playoffs?

The Sounders' Fredy Montero comes in from the side to challenge Real Salt Lake's Nat Borchers for the ball in their match on Oct. 17, 2012, in Seattle. The teams played to a 0-0 draw.
Ted S. Warren The Associated Press

The Sounders play their final game of the regular season this Sunday against the LA Galaxy in California.

Next weekend, they face Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference semifinals - in a rematch from last year.

The Sounders have made it to the Major League Soccer playoffs all four years of their existence, but have yet to make it to round two. KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel says it's tough to say if this will be their year.

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