Sounders take off to defend MLS Cup

Flanked by a few hundred fans, Sounders wrapped up their final local training session before jumping on a charter flight to Toronto as they Defend Our Cup in the MLS Cup final. (Jason Rantz)

Hundreds of fans lined up at Starfire in Tukwila to wish the Sounders well before they take off for Toronto. Wednesday was the team’s final practice before Saturday’s game.

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