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L’Impact obtient un défenseur

Joueur arrivera en provenance de l’Uganda Read in English MONTRÉAL (19 de août 2020) — Au fin de juillet, l’Impact a annoncé l’acquisition du défenseur latéral et international ougandais Mustafa Kizza du club KCCA FC, de la Uganda Premier League.  Il s’agit d’une entente d’une durée de deux ans, plus trois années d’option, entente qui […]

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Three teams will delay entries into MLS

Austin FC, which was announced back in January 2019 and made significant progress before the onset of the pandemic, will remain on schedule for a 2021 launch. The other three clubs, all announced in the second half of 2019, will each have their expansion seasons pushed back by one year. MIAMI  (August 4, 2020) — […]

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Branding: Charlotte MLS

Considering the name, logo and colours of the newest franchise in MLS MIAMI (29 July 2020) — After the usual speculation and suggestions from fans and others, Charlotte’s MLS team has revealed its name, logo and colours. Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper will own the new Charlotte MLS team. Although Charlotte will now join Major League […]

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MLS Disney calendar released | League tweaks qualification for knockout phase

MIAMI, Fla. — (June 28, 2020) Major League Soccer released its Disney tournament schedule, as well as unveiling a rule change that could benefit Orlando City, Inter Miami and teams in Group A. The tournament features 54 matches spanning 33 days and will be played at ESPN Wide World of Sports on Disney World property. Teams […]

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Additional sponsors to be allowed on MLS team kits

League reacts in attempt to offset financial losses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. MIAMI, Fla. — (24 June 2020) Major League Soccer is expected to allow its teams to sell sponsorship patches on shorts this year in an attempt to offset the devastating financial losses of the global Covid-19 pandemic. According to the Washington […]

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Does MLS place business ahead of soccer?

MLS and its players came to an agreement that will see games return via a summer tournament, but at what cost? MIAMI, Fla. — (5 June 2020) On Wednesday, Major League Soccer and the MLS Players’ Association came to an agreement on the new Collective Bargaining Agreement (“CBA”) and the resumption of the season in the […]

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MLS players vote to accept return-to-play plan

Details on the MLS’ return to play MIAMI, Fla. — (3 June 2020) The MLS Players Association voted on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning to approve the latest return-to-play plan negotiated with Major League Soccer. The MLSPA announced Wednesday morning that the vote passed. It also announced that the new collective bargaining agreement (“CBA”) originally agreed […]

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MLS players threatened with a lockout after latest offer from MLSPA

MIAMI, Fla. — (1 June 2020) Just when you thought everything was ready for Major League Soccer games to resume in the form of a summer tournament; just when you were waiting for the calendar to be released in order to know at what hours of the morning or evening there would be games, the plans […]

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MLS players skip training Monday amid owners’ threat of lockout

MIAMI, Fla. — (1 June 2020) In response to Major League Soccer’s threat of a lockout, players from around the league declined to show up for training on Monday. MLS and the MLS Players Association have been in negotiations for weeks concerning the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Among the issues on the table are […]

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MLSPA submits its proposal regarding return to play to league

MIAMI, Fla. — (1 June 2020) The MLS Players Association approved a plan Friday night for a potential return to play, and it has been sent to the league.  The vote by the players association to approve a proposal to send to the league, as a counterproposal to MLS, does not finalise an agreement between the […]

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Details emerge on tournament for MLS return

Tournament Working Plan; Player Concerns and the CBA all come into play as MLS considers its restart. MIAMI, Fla. — (28 May 2020) Further details about the competition format for Major League Soccer’s return-to-play proposal have been disclosed, in addition to details about the potential for an abbreviated regular season and salary cuts for players.   Plans […]

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Do Not Discuss List, Internal Investigation at Major League Soccer

League constantly reaches out to media to push favourable stories but now specifically bans its clubs and their employees from discussing the impact of COVID-19. MIAMI, Fla. — (26 May 2020) Amid a controversial plan to restart games, MLS finds itself in yet additional controversy that goes directly to the image of transparency. According to a […]

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MLS cancels All-Star Game

MIAMI, Fla. — (19 May 2020) This season’s MLS All-Star Game, which this year was the be contested against a squad made up of players from Mexico’s Liga MX on July 29 at the Banc of California Stadium, has been cancelled. There is currently no idea when the league season might be ready to resume, and […]

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U.S. Soccer ends development academy; MLS announces youth league

Inter Miami CF Academy, MLS reinforce commitment to players and families in light of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy’s recent dissolution   MIAMI, Fla. (20 April 2020) — The U.S. Soccer Federation announced Wednesday, April 15, 2020 that it is terminating its development academy, a nationwide youth league encompassing several age groups for both boys and […]