Major League Soccer
As MLS decides where to place its latest expansion team, the president of the Mexican Football Federation has thrown his organization's support behind San Antonio, Texas.
In a letter to MLS commissioner Don Garber obtained by the San Antonio Express-News, Justino Compean says the city "has the infrastructure, resources and diversity that make San Antonio the ideal place for MLS expansion."
The San Antonio Scorpions have played in the North American Soccer League since 2012, and owner Gordon Hartmann...
BOSTON -- Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber says he is still hopeful the season will start on time, even as the professional soccer league and its players head into the last week of their offseason without a collective bargaining agreement.
"We had hoped that by now this would have been resolved," Garber said on Friday at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
"I'm hopeful. I believe, and I know I speak for our owners ... nobody's looking for a work stoppage. We are prepared for it,...
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...