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August 7, 2013 1:58 PM

Sporting begins pursuit of CONCACAF Champions League crown tonight

Tonight, pursuit of the CONCACAF Champions League crown begins with first of four games in the round-robin group stage. Manager Peter Vermes has tried to manage his roster around an inordinate amount of national team duty — Matt Besler, Mechack Jerome, Peterson Joseph, Kei Kamara, Mikey Lopez, Soony Saad and Graham Zusi all have spent time away from the club — with a busy August and September in mind.

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