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USL Championship, players reach tentative deal to resume season with no pay cuts

Player Salaries to remain unchanged MIAMI, Fla.  (June 19, 2020) — The USL and its players association reached a tentative agreement on the terms of a return to play this year, in what was described as “three grueling days” of coming to terms on the final agreement. This follows the USL Championship’s previous announcement of […]

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“Goal celebrations are a part of football.” Bundesliga returns

#BundesligaIsBack MIAMI, Fla. — (18 May 2020) Football returned to Europe this weekend, specifically to the Bundesliga, although with a number of restrictions. Fans watching heard the players and the ball, rather than supporters. It defintely lacked the atmosphere of games before the pandemic, but, at the very least, live games had returned. New protocols were […]

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The best goals so far this season in the Bundesliga

MIAMI, Fla. — (16 May 2020) In anticipation of football’s return, Bundesliga.com has published a video showing each club’s best goal so far in the campaign. 18 Clubs, 18 goals Spieltage 26 gets under way in a few hours and you can read a short preview on each match here. Bundesliga Is Back: Here’s what you […]

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The pandemic determines the timetable

MIAMI, Fla. — (14 May 2020) There is a lot of talk going on between football’s leagues, clubs, and associations with governmental officials in Europe and elsewhere. In fact, talks between Europe’s clubs, its leagues and its governing bodies have continued for weeks, but each round has only served to highlight the reality facing the sport: […]

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2019/20 season must be abandoned in France

The French government blow the final whistle on the season MIAMI, Fla. (29 April 2020) — Article disponible en français Tuesday night, after six weeks of confinement, the French prime minister ended the speculations. There will be no organised sporting events before September 2020. Edouard Philippe thus whistled the end of the match for French […]

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La Saison 2019/20 doit être abandonné en France

Le gouvernement français siffle la fin de la saison MIAMI, Fla. (30 April 2020) — Article in English Mardi après-midi, après six semaines de confinement, le Premier ministre de la France a mis un terme aux spéculations. Aucun rassemblement sportif ne sera organisé avant septembre 2020. Edouard Philippe donc a sifflé la fin de la partie […]

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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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L’équipe d’Ottawa dans la CPL serait liée à l’Atlético de Madrid

JEAN-FRANÇOIS PLANTE, Le Droit (17 janvier 2020) —  Mis à jour le 18 janvier 2020 à 0h25 Le Fury d’Ottawa est mort en novembre 2019. Depuis, le club de la USL a été vendu et déménagé à Miami en Floride, mais ça n’empêchera pas le soccer professionnel de revenir à la Place TD dès avril […]

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Liga dos ricos | Barça à frente do Real Madrid e agora é o clube de futebol com a maior renda do mundo

Os culés aumentaram sua rotatividade em 21,7% na temporada 2018/19 Real Madrid desce para a segunda posição no ranking elaborado pela Deloitte BARCELONA (3a feira-14 de janeiro de 2020) — Do ponto de vista do futebol, o Futbol Club Barcelona não se diverte após ser derrotado na semifinal da Supercopa da Espanha e com a […]

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Liga de los ricos | El Barça adelanta al Real Madrid y ahora es el club de fútbol con más ingresos del mundo

Los culés han aumentado su facturación un 21,7% en la temporada 2018/19  El Real Madrid baja a la segunda posición del ranking elaborado por Deloitte BARCELONA (el 14 de enero de 2020) — De la perspectiva futbolística, el Fútbol Club Barcelona no pasa por un buen momento después de haber sido derrotado en la semifinal de […]

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A Football Club Hotel?

Torino, Italia (November 20, 2019) — A new hotel opened last August and last night had its official opening ceremony. This official ribbon cutting featured special guest Giorgio Chiellini. What makes it unique is that it is the first Italian hotel, and quite possibly the first hotel anywhere to be in collaboration with a football […]

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MLS Offseason Calendar Starts Today

MIAMI, Fla. (November 11, 2019)— Today marks the beginning of the MLS offseason player movement calendar.  The action will start with a 55-hour window starting at 1 pm ET today in which teams may sign and trade players. Other important dates include the MLS Expansion Draft on Nov. 19, which you will be able to […]

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MLS Offseason Calendar Opens Today

MIAMI, Fla. (November 11, 2019) — Today marks the beginning of the MLS offseason player movement calendar. The action will start with a 55-hour window starting at 1 pm ET today in which teams may sign and trade players. Of interest to local fans will be any players acquired by Inter Miami CF during this […]