Hello from Vancouver: news and notes

Hello from Vancouver, folks!

Above is a photo from the 34th floor of the team hotel, in the distance you can see Vancouver’s world famous Stanley Park.

A couple of news and notes before this afternoon’s training session…

More Chad Barrett info: In an interview with MLSsoccer.com correspondent Greg Seltzer, Vålerenga press officer Lasse André Vangstein said that "[Barrett] will be with us this week, and then go back to the United States on the weekend.”

The Galaxy announced today that the match against the Colorado Rapids on September 16th will now be played on September 14th, offering LA more time to prepare for their trip five days later to take on the Puerto Rico Islanders in CONCACAF Champions League play.