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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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First Test For Thierry Henry As Montréal Manager

MIAMI, Fla. (February 19, 2020) — The MLS regular season is still days away but the Impact de Montréal and new manager Thierry Henry will face a major challenge tonight in the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League. Montréal faces Deportivo Saprissa at 8 p.m. at Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá in San José, Costa Rica. Montreal qualified for […]

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The Miami FC To Join USL Championship For 2020 Season. How It Happened & Why It’s A Positive Move

Club will begin season in March 2020 Home games will be at Riccardo Silva Stadium On The FIU Campus MIAMI, Fla. (December 12, 2019) — The Miami Football Club will once again be in the second division of U.S. Soccer. The fifth-year club, which began life in and became one of the flagship teams in […]

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Concacaf USL

Ottawa Fury FC Suspend Operations

Club has been in dispute with Concacaf over sanctioning Not Interested in Canadian Premier League at present time Ottawa, Ont. (November 9, 2019) — Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group (“OSEG”) announced at a morning press conference on Friday, November 8, 2019 that the Ottawa Fury FC will suspend operations, effective immediately. The Fury are one […]

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L’Impact de Montréal Couronnée Champion Du Canada 2019 | Montreal Impact Crowned 2019 Champions of Canada

Les Montréalais remporte la Coupe des Voyageurs et Qualifie Pour La Ligue Des Champions de la Concacaf. Montreal Brings Home The Voyageurs Cup; Earns Spot In Concacaf Champions League. Note: English language content below. TORONTO, Ont., Canada (September 26, 2019) — Le Bleu-blanc-noir a mis la main sur la 10è coupe des Voyageurs de son […]

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Revolution sign Massachusetts native/US U20 Int’l to Roster as Homegrown Player

US U20 Int’l Signs Homegrown Player deal with NERevoluton #MLS #homegrown #contracts #communications #soccerbusiness

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2018 Concacaf Awards | Premios Concacaf 2018

Miami, FL (Tuesday, January 15, 2019) – Concacaf –  The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf)  announced the winners of the 2018 Concacaf Awards on January 15, 2019. The Men’s and Women’s Player of the Year awards went to Hirving Lozano and Alex Morgan, respectively. 2018 Concacaf Awards La Confederación de […]

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legal North America

Claim Presented To CAS Over Promotion/Relegation

NEW YORK (August 3, 2017) — Two lower-tier teams in the U.S. have launched a claim with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Geneva, Switzerland to try and impose promotion and relegation in the U.S. Soccer pyramid. The CAS is the designated tribunal that has jurisdiction to hear complaints against FIFA, the governing […]