Wizards fans, start making your plans for Sunday, Nov. 21. You'll be headed to Toronto for the MLS Cup Final against Real Salt Lake. Wait, too soon? Should I not make predictions about the outcome of the season based on the first fixtures of the season? Whatever. Major League Soccer officially confirmed today what has been speculated for a few weeks: Toronto's BMO Field will host the cup.
A few more items after the jump. • Thad at The Back Post has some nice photos from Saturday night. [The Back Post
• Former Wizard Lance Watson has signed a two-year deal with the Austin Aztex of the USSF Division II. Good on him. I always liked Lance and wish him nothing but the best. [Austin Aztex
• Argentina coach/living legend/head case Diego Maradona has had emergency surgery after being bitten on the face by a pet dog. I had to read this twice before I thought it was real. [Sports Illustrated
• It's about an hour out from the first matches of the quarterfinal round of the UEFA Champions League. Who you got? I say Manchester United 2-Bayern 0 and Lyon 1-Bordeaux 1.