Everyone knows the MLS Cup match is set to take place in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 20, at the Home Depot Center (9 pm ET, ESPN, Galavision, TSN2). The winner of the match between the hometown LA Galaxy and the Houston Dynamo, of course, have the pleasure of lifting up the Phillip F. Anschutz MLS Cup Trophy for all the world to see.
But you can see it before then, if you want. The trophy is cruising around the greater Los Angeles area in the lead up to the final. Here's where you can see it.
Saturday, Nov. 12
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM: Fashion Square (14006 Riverside Drive, Sherman Oaks)
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Performance Plus Tire (3910 Cherry Ave, Long Beach)
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM: Westfield Promenade Shopping Mall (6100 Topanga Cyn. Blvd, Woodland Hills)
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Dick’s Sporting Goods (770 S. Sepulveda Blvd, El Segundo)
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Westfield Century City Shopping Mall (10250 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles). Player appearance: Josh Saunders, 7-8 pm*
Sunday, Nov. 13
11:00 AM – 1:30 PM: Westfield Santa Anita Shopping Mall (400 South Baldwin Ave, Suite 231, Arcadia)
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Dick’s Sporting Goods (3359 E. Foothill Blvd, Pasadena)
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Westfield Main Place Shopping Mall (2800 N. Main Street, Santa Ana). Player appearance: Sean Franklin, 4-5:30 pm*
Thursday, Nov. 17
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM: AT&T Store (6833 Pacific Blvd, Huntington Park)
Friday, Nov. 18
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Best Buy Tire Pros (12932 Pioneer Blvd, Norwalk)
Saturday, Nov. 19
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM: CanchaFest, Bell Gardens Sports Complex (8000 Park Lane, Bell Gardens)
Sunday, Nov. 20
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Volkswagen Soccer Celebration (Home Depot Center, Carson)
Also, don't forget, MLSsoccer.com is presenting a daily video series called “Where is the Cup?,” showcasing the cup at iconic Southern California locations with celebrities and athletes.
*Player appearances subject to change