Major League Soccer and its players' union agreed to a six-year labour contract through 2025 that paves the way for a tournament in Florida after the season was suspended by the coronavirus pandemic.
Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to join his former club AC Milan, says MLS commissioner Don Garber
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has spent the past 18 months in MLS but his contract with Galaxy expires at the end of the year and he has been linked with a host of European clubs.
MLS announced a Tuesday news conference in St. Louis with league commissioner Don Garber, city mayor Lyda Krewson and members of the group seeking an expansion team for the Midwest market known for its giant Gateway Arch.
Atletico Madrid will face the MLS squad on 31 July at Orlando City Stadium. The MLS All-Stars have an 8-4 with three drawn record against elite clubs from England, Mexico, Germany, Italy, Scotland and Spain
Major League Soccer must be a 'selling league' as expansion of tournament looms, says commissioner Don Garber
Major League Soccer (MLS) will look at expanding beyond 28 teams, said Commissioner Don Garber in his state of the league address on Friday, but a shift away from buying talent to producing and selling it will be key to future growth.
MLS star Collin Martin comes out on Twitter, becomes only openly gay male athlete in major American sports teams
Martin, a 23-year-old American, made the announcement in a Twitter posting and statement, making the move ahead of United's Gay Pride night promotion at a home match against Dallas.
MLS has long desired to expand into Miami and believes that changes in the market coupled with Beckham's backing offer the recipe to success, despite past failures of soccer franchises in south Florida.
Beckham's expansion bid is on the agenda at an MLS owners meeting on Wednesday in Chicago.