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FIFA legal North America

Breaking Down The CAS Decision Against Compelling Promotion and Relegation In US

Court of Arbitration For Sport (“CAS”) denies claim brought by Miami FC and Kingston Stockade FC CAS interprets Article 9, rules FIFA never intended the promotion-relegation principle to apply to the U.S. and Australia. MIAMI, Fla. (March 30, 2020) — This year has already seen a couple of interesting legal cases in the football world. […]

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LaLiga Spain | España

LaLiga indefinitely suspended due to coronavirus

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) is determined to save this season even if a resumption at the start of May appears unlikely, says President Luis Rubiales. LaLiga, along with the rest of the major leagues in European football, has been put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, with no games played in the Spanish top tier since Real Sociedad […]

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Inter Miami Hoy

“Magesterial” Media Group Assembled For Inter Miami

MIAMI, Fla. (March 27, 2020) — Ray Hudson (@RayHudson), a native of the Newcastle suburb of Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England, has built a career around soccer as a player, coach and TV commentator. He began as a midfielder playing for different teams in Europe and the U.S. over a span of 17 years between […]

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FC Barcelona Kits | Camisetas LaLiga

FC Barcelona players get first look at next year’s kits

Barcelona News Barcelona players: “Thumbs-up for 2020-21 Nike kits.” BARCELONA (March 25, 2020) — With all the news lately focussed on the coronavirus pandemic, it seemed like a good time to bring a small amount of joy to the news. Nike representatives were at Barça’s training ground at the end of February to show the […]

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FC Barcelona

Top Barcelona Scout in Brazil, André Cury, tests positive for coronavirus

He confirmed that he is doing well and is self-quaranteed at his home. He was directly involved in the signing of Neymar, Jr. and Arthur. André Cury heads up scouting in Brazil for Barça | Photo: EFEAlex Carazo March 23, 2020, 18:37 CET The coronavirus has arrived at FC Barcelona. The club’s director of scouting […]

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LaLiga

100 different aspects to LaLiga’s Audiovisual Regulations

The LaLiga Regulations: Everything from grass, typography, mascots, goal celebrations… There are up to 100 different aspects to LaLiga‘s Audiovisual Regulations from the font used on match shirts, to clothing worn by security and ball kids, to even how long a goal celebration can last on the megaphone, and all clubs must abide by each and […]

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LaLiga

Estadio San Mames displays message of gratitude to medical professionals

Athletic Club Emblazoned on side of stadium BILBAO (March 14, 2020) — La Liga side Athletic Club Bilbao decided it was time to express its gratitude publicly to the medical and healthcare professionals treating patients with the coronavirus. The club thus posted a message of thanks emblazoned across Estadio San Mamés. The stadium message was part […]

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Inter Miami Hoy MLS Press Conference | Conferencia de prensa

MLS suspends season for a minimum of 30 days due to COVID-19

MIAMI, Fla. (March 12, 2020) — Amid worldwide concern for the spreading COVID-19 (corona virus), and after the National Basketball Association and Soccer Leagues in Europe suspended their seasons, MLS followed suit. The league announced a 30 day suspension of all games to combat the spread of the highly contagious virus. Cases have been reported […]

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LaLiga Spain | España

La Liga In a low-scoring title race

MIAMI, Fla. — (10 March 2020) — The title race this year in Spain is not only up for grabs, but stands to be one of he lowest point totals in recent years. Real Madrid’s loss at the Estadio Villamarin to Real Betis, combined with Barça narrow escape at the Camp Nou against Real Sociedad allowed […]

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2020-2 Inter Miami Hoy Match Report

Inter fall short in The District

It could aptly be described as a strange afternoon in The District. Strange twists and turns were found throughout the match, and in the end, what could very well have been an Inter Miami victory turned out to be a win for home side D.C. United. Frédéric Brillant scored on a rebound to complete a stunning […]

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March Preview / Previa Uncategorized

Match Preview: DC United – Inter Miami

Broadcast: Nationally televised on Univision/TUDN and streamed on Twitter accounts @MLS and @TUDNUSA. at 3:30 p.m. ET; Inter Miami CF will travel to Washington, D.C. to play its second match in Major League Soccer (MLS) this Saturday, March 7 versus D.C. United at Audi Field. Manager Diego Alonso’s Thoughts: “We expect to find a good […]

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FIFA leagues MLS

FIFA Committee Recommends Ban On Leagues’ Playing Games In Other Countries

Committee discussed whether to place a ban on domestic league games being played in other countries as its meeting in Zurich. MIAMI, Fla.  (3 March 2020) — FIFA’s stakeholders committee had a meeting on 27th February. The agenda, as revealed by ESPN, included a discussion of the ability of leagues to play domestic games in […]

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2020-1 Inter Miami Hoy Match Report

Inter Miami challenges, but drops inaugural match 1-0 to LAFC

LOS ANGELES (March 1, 2020) — The first ever match for David Beckham’s franchise was full of anticipation. Excitement came from the ownership group, fans, players and the media. Few teams have begun existence in the spotlight as much as Inter Miami has. Though the club failed to bring home any points from the Banc […]