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I carved MLS Playoff pumpkins for FS1

But I couldn’t help myself from adding some Sounder at Heart branding.

You may see some pumpkins on the FS1 broadcasts today with various MLS playoff teams’ crests carved into them. These were carved by yours truly! That’s right, my fan art talents don’t stop with watercolors. Here’s how it all went down.

On Thursday night after the Sounders beat SKC fair and square, Alexi Lalas sent out this tweet:

Well I just so happen to be a Seattle-based pumpkin carver who can carve MLS logos! Who knew such a perfect call for submissions would ever occur? I submitted my portfolio for review:

Clearly I knocked their socks off, because next thing I know I’m chatting with the producer about the four teams they’re covering and arranging a pick-up time for Sunday morning so they can get them prepped for the FS1 broadcast.

Here are the final products:

Awesome pumpkins with crests of TFC, NYCFC, FCD, and SSFC
MLS Playoff Pumpkins
MLS Watercolorist / @MLSwatercolors

So please look for them on the FS1 broadcasts today. Toronto FC hosts NYCFC at 4 p.m. and the Sounders host FC Dallas at 6:30 p.m.

And remember, You’ll Never Yacht Alone. #YNYA

#YNYA on all the pumpkins
Playoff Pumpkins are all Sounders Pumpkins
MLS Watercolorist / @MLSwatercolors

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