"I told [goalkeeper coach] Tommy Dutra I'd give him 50 bucks if he walks in with his lederhosen to the locker room. That's about as Oktoberfest as we'll get."
-- The Seattle Sounders' German-born head coach, Sigi Schmid, doesn't expect any wild celebration if his team wins the U.S. Open Cup for the straight time on Tuesday. The Sounders remain in the hunt for four trophies. (si.com)