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Tag Archives: MLS

Germany’s Bastian Schweinsteiger leaves Manchester United to join Chicago Fire!

Former Germany captain and 2014 FIFA World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger today announced that he is leaving English Premier League giants Manchester United to join North American MLS side Chicago Fire. The 32-year-old German midfielder’s move to the MLS is subject to a medical and a visa being obtained but …

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North America’s MLS will seek to introduce Video Assistant Referees during 2017!

North America’s Major League Soccer (MLS) is hoping to implement video-assisted refereeing as early as the upcoming 2017 season, according to MLS Commissioner Don Garber. Video Assistant Referee (VAR) experiments have been conducted in select leagues around the world over recent months, including this past summer during competitive matches in …

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Seattle Sounders lift MLS Cup, defeat Toronto FC on penalties!

Seattle Sounders stalwart Stefan Frei – who spent five years with the Reds – stoned Altidore with a spectacular save in extra time during MLS Cup 2016 at the BMO Field in Toronto, keeping the clean sheet and allowing the Sounders to earn their first MLS championship after penalty kicks …

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Frank Lampard is to leave MLS side New York City FC at the end of the year!

38-year old Frank Lampard is to leave Major League Soccer side New York City FC following the conclusion of his contract at the end of 2016. Signed by New York City FC in 2014, Frank made 31 appearances for the club, scoring 15 goals. He assured his place in club …

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Should India’s top tier league follow the European or North American model?

The All India Football Federation has recently announced that the I-League and Indian Super League would merge to become one league with the merger likely to happen the latest by the 2018/19 Indian football season. The proposal presented by the AIFF and their marketing partners IMG-Reliance showed the Indian Super League …

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