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CBA Talks Between MLS and MLSPA: How The Agreement Could Be Improved

MIAMI, Fla. (January 31, 2020) — With the end of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement (“CBA”) between Major League Soccer and its Players Association due to expire at midnight on Friday, the two sides agreed yesterday to extend the contract until February 7, 2020. Major League Soccer and the Major League Players Association released the […]

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The View From The Players Side In MLS CBA Negotiations

MIAMI, Fla. (January 31, 2020) — Dax McCarty is entering his 16th season as a player in Major League Soccer. The veteran midfielder who is 32 has played for D.C. United, the Red Bulls, Chicago Fire, and this season will be playing for expansion side Nashville SC. He was a captain for D.C., the Red […]

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Kit Reveal Day is Feb. 5

MIAMI, Fla. (January 30, 2020) — Major League Soccer’s kit reveal day is on February 5. Once again this year, teams are only allowed to have two kits, a primary and a secondary. Of note this year, adidas is rolling out a special 25th anniversary template that will be used on one of the kits […]

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Gressel traded to DC

Washington, D.C. (January 27, 2020) — Atlanta United traded standout player Julian Gressel to DC United for up to $1.1 million in consideration. He will immediately add depth to a D.C. United squad that is low on attacking players. For DC, the trade comes a week after the club shelled out $5 million to Mexican […]

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Inter Miami Hoy

Inter Miami trades goalkeeper Bryan Meredith to Vancouver

MIAMI, Fla. (January 30, 2020) — On Wednesday night Inter Miami traded goalkeeper Bryan Meredith to Vancouver for a fourth-round pick in the 2021 draft. Inter Miami sporting director Paul McDonough said six more players will be signed to complete the roster, including two long-awaited Designated Players. The three remaining keepers going into the season […]

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Flashback: January 29, 2018

MIAMI, Fla. (January 29, 2020) — Has it been two years already? Yes, indeed. Two years ago today, I was gathered along with other VIPs at the Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center in downtown Miami, to officially welcome David Beckham’s MLS franchise as the 25th to join Major League Soccer. It was […]

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Looking Into The Soldier Field Lease for Chicago Fire

Fire’s lease at Soldier Field calls for sliding payment based on attendance MIAMI, Fla. (January 27, 2020) — After it was announced that the Chicago Fire were returning to downtown Chicago to play at Soldier Field, the Chicago Sun Times secured a copy of the team’s new lease with the Chicago Park District via a […]

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USL League One – New Teams For 2020

Division Three League Will Field 12 teams in 2020 Season  MIAMI, Fla. (January 25, 2020) — For its second season, the USL League One will field twelve teams. Among the newcomers will be second teams for Inter Miami CF’s and the New England Revolution. Miami and New England join Union Omaha SC as expansion clubs. Club […]

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Inter Miami Hoy Training / Entrenamiento

A week six years in the making -Training Begins

MIAMI, Fla. (January 20, 2020) — It’s been an historical week for fans of Inter Miami. Flashback to a bright and sunny Wednesday morninig, the 5th day of February, 2014. David Beckham announced at a bay front news conference held at the Pérez Art Museum in downtown Miami that he was bringing Major League Soccer […]

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Sponsorship Look Back: AS Roma’s three-year sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways

DOHA- In April 2018, Serie A club Associazione Sportiva Roma entered into a three-year sponsorship agreement with Qatar Airways. It was described by the football club as “the largest the club has ever signed” though the actual financials were not made public. However, the agreement with Qatar Airways was reportedly worth €40M ($48.8M) for three seasons, […]

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The Official Cheese of Real Betis Balompié: Quesería Dehesa Dos Hermanas

La expansión de la marca Betis es una realidad, en particular a nivel internacional, pero al mismo tiempo nunca se olvidan sus raíces. | Real Betis’ expansion of its brand is a reality, but the club doesn’t forget its roots. Club has two-year partnership with regional cheesemaker. Anyone who has spent time in Spain knows […]

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Diego Alonso Formally Introduced To The Media

MIAMI, Fla. (January 23, 2020) — On an unusually cold day by South Florida standards (17°celsius/ 63F), Inter Miami CF head coach Diego Alonso was formally introduced to the media gathered at a press conference held at the Rusty Pelican. Known for its impressive sweeping view across Biscayne Bay to the skyline of downtown Miami, […]