MLS Newsstand -- Sept. 26, 2009

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Los Angeles Galaxy at Columbus Crew, 7:30 p.m. (DK, Match Center)

Galaxy's Sean Franklin might be key to game against Columbus (Los Angeles Times)
Crew: Beckham hurt, but Galaxy still shines (Columbus Dispatch)
Beckham to sit out today for Galaxy vs. Columbus (LA Daily Breeze)
Los Angeles (10-5-11) at Columbus (11-4-10) (STATS)

Seattle Sounders FC at New England Revolution, 7:30 p.m. (DK, Match Center)

Sounders FC hopes to ride road success into MLS playoffs (Seattle Times)
Sounders surprise on defense (Tacoma News Tribune)
Sounders can solidify playoff bid by beating Revolution (
Sounders at Revolution (Boston Globe)
Revs need to silence Sounders (Boston Herald)
Seattle (9-6-11) at New England (9-8-7) (STATS)

Colorado Rapids at Kansas City Wizards, 8:30 p.m. (DK, Match Center)

Kamara now sees the positive in trade to Wizards (Kansas City Star)
Rapids Peterson and Smith out for year (Denver Post)
Colorado (10-8-8) at Kansas City (8-11-6) (STATS)

Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m. (DK, Match Center)

Ricchetti's time at FC Dallas appears up (The Dallas Morning News)
Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas preview (The Dallas Morning News)
Season on the line (The Salt Lake Tribune)
Real Salt Lake: Another must-win situation (Deseret News)
RSL holds team meeting, focusing on final four (Standard-Examiner)
Real Salt Lake (9-10-7) at FC Dallas (7-12-6) (STATS)

Toronto FC at Chicago Fire, 8:30 p.m. (DK, Match Center)

Playoff hopes riding on punchless offence (Toronto Star)
'I'm positive that we're going to make playoffs' (Globe and Mail)
Playoffs not yet a lock, but Fire aims for title (Chicago Sun-Times)
Scouting Toronto FC @ Chicago Fire (Daily Herald)
Toronto FC (9-10-7) at Chicago (10-6-10) (STATS)

New York Red Bulls at Chivas USA, 10:30 p.m. (FSC, FSE)

Up next for Chivas USA: Saturday vs. New York (Los Angeles Times)
New York (4-17-5) at Chivas USA (11-9-4) (STATS)

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