Category Archives: MLS- Expansion

Las Vegas takes next step towards securing soccer stadium

The City of Las Vegas took the next step towards building a soccer-specific-stadium in town, with the hopes of being awarded an MLS expansion franchise. Continue reading »

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Report: City money not available for Sacramento soccer stadium

Sacramento Republic FC aren’t expected to be given any favors from the city of Sacramento as they look into building a stadium for a potential jump to MLS. Continue reading »

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MLS president Abbott talks promotion-relegation, expansion, and more in all-encompassing interview

MLS president and deputy commissioner Mark Abbott touched on a variety of topics in a long interview on Tuesday, including promotion-relegation, Chivas USA and expansion. Continue reading »

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Las Vegas group working towards landing MLS franchise

A Las Vegas group is working towards landing an MLS franchise, and league president and deputy commissioner Mark Abbott recently paid a visit to Sin City to talk to government officials. Continue reading »

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Report: Beckham to meet with Broward County about potential soccer-specific stadium

After finding it difficult to reach a deal in Miami-Dade County, David Beckham’s group is reportedly willing to listen to Broward County officials about their plans to build a soccer-specific stadium. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Miami | 32 Comments

Orlando City introduces Kaka as first DP signing

Orlando City officially introduced their first Designated Player, Brazilian midfielder Kaka, signing him to a three-year contract. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Orlando City | 31 Comments

MLS Ticker: League denies Beckham report; Feilhaber won’t need surgery; and more

MLS Ticker: League denies Beckham report; Feilhaber won’t need surgery; and more Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Vancouver Whitecaps | 9 Comments

Report: Beckham asked to join bid to buy Chivas USA

As David Beckham’s plan to expand MLS to Miami hit a snag, he is being offered a new option: A team in Los Angeles. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Miami | 33 Comments

Garber: Miami expansion can’t proceed without downtown venue

With the recent setbacks in Miami, MLS Commissioner Don Garber says it would be “suicide” to move to Miami without an ideal stadium. Continue reading »

Posted in Canadian Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Miami, MLS- Montreal Impact | 45 Comments

MLS Ticker: Mata says Villa move could open door for more Spaniards; Sherrod undergoes ACL surgery; and more

David Villa’s move to New York City FC could pave the way for more Spanish national team stars to come to Major League Soccer, Juan Mata told media on Wednesday. Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- Houston Dynamo, MLS- Montreal Impact, MLS- Sporting Kansas City, MLS- Toronto FC, USL Pro | 16 Comments

Mid-Day Ticker: Lampard leaves Chelsea; Dortmund land Serie A star; and more

Frank Lampard announced that he’s leaving Chelsea this summer, ending a 13-year-run at Stamford Bridge for an unknown future. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- New York City FC, World Cup 2014 | 40 Comments

NYCFC withdraws plans for Manhattanville College training facility

In more growing pains, New York City FC is pulling out of plans to partner with Manhattanville College to build training facilities. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Expansion, MLS- New York City FC | 60 Comments