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USL seeks to have Force Majeure Clause

Note: It now appears that USL will return to action; details are forthcoming. MIAMI, Fla. — (4 June 2020) As negotiations go on between the USL Players Association and the USL Championship involving a return to play as well as pay cuts for players, the league is seeking to have a force majeure clause inserted into […]

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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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USL Players Association sends counterproposal

MIAMI, Fla. — (20 May 2020) As domestic soccer continues to be in a holding pattern, clubs and leagues alike need to make adjustments to deal with their new financial situations. The USL Championship is no differnet. In ongoing discussions between the league and its players, the USL Players Association has sent a counter proposal back to […]

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Rumour: CPL Eyeing Modified Season Slated To Start In July

MIAMI (May 20, 2020) — (via multiple sources) The Canadian Premier League should have been well over a month into its second-ever season by now, with an eighth team providing a more balanced schedule for the domestic league’s present campaign. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the start of the season was placed on hold. Players […]

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Italy: Professional teams can resume training from May 18

No official restart date yet for Serie A MIAMI, Fla. — (28 April 2020) — The Italian Serie A are one step closer to resuming their schedule after being on hold for over one month.Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte confirmed that May 18th will be the day that professional sports teams can resume training. There is […]

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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 […]