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With negotiations between MLS and the MLS Players Union on a new collective bargaining agreement at a critical juncture, the league announced on Friday that Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen has been fined for comments related to the ongoing talks.
A source told ESPN FC that the amount is $150,000, which is "by far" the largest fine in MLS history.
In an interview last Wednesday with Salt Lake City-based radio station ESPN 700, which is owned by RSL, Hansen said that discussions regarding free...
Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata fractured the fifth metatarsal in his left foot during training on Sunday and the club said he will be sidelined for three to four months and undergo surgery.
The Ecuadorian international's surgery was set for Monday at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center.
Plata injured his foot during "a non-contact change-of-direction on artificial turf" in RSL's only field training session in Utah, the club said. The team headed to preseason camp in Casa Grande, Arizona, on Monday.