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2020 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic!

The 2020 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup has officially been canceled, U.S. Soccer announced on Monday, August 17 afternoon, confirming initial reporting on Friday by Sports Illustrated. In a release, the federation cited the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic as the driving factor behind the U.S. Open Cup Committee’s …

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Lutz Pfannenstiel to be St. Louis City SC’s sporting director before joining MLS 2023!

St. Louis City SC have hired a world-renowned sporting director in Lutz Pfannenstiel of Germany, the expansion club announced Monday, August 17 ahead of their inaugural MLS season in 2023. Pfannenstiel arrives stateside from Bundesliga side Fortuna Düsseldorf, where he was the club’s sporting director and served on the managing …

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MLS expansion club St. Louis City SC unveils name, crest & colors!

The St. Louis MLS expansion team revealed its official name, crest and colors on Thursday, August 13 during a live-streamed event featuring the team’s supporters and ownership group. Name & Colors The team will be known as St. Louis City SC. Selected from over 6,000 fan submissions, the name is …

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Inter Miami CF signs France midfielder Blaise Matuidi!

Inter Miami CF announced today it has signed FIFA World Cup champion, four-time Ligue 1 and three-time Serie A winning French international Blaise Matuidi, using Targeted Allocation Money (TAM). The midfielder joins Inter Miami after leading Juventus FC to the 2019/20 Serie A title and will bring championship-winning experience and …

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Atlanta United & Frank de Boer mutually agree to part ways!

Atlanta United announced on Friday, July 24 that the club and head coach Frank de Boer have mutually agreed to part ways, effective immediately. The club will announce an interim coach shortly while beginning a search for De Boer’s permanent replacement. Also departing from the club are assistant coaches Orlando …

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Major League Soccer announces new expansion timeline!

Major League Soccer announced a new timeline for the inaugural seasons of three of the four expansion clubs. The new timeline is the result of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the commencement of business operations and stadium development of these clubs and will give the clubs an appropriate …

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MLS reschedules Toronto FC vs. DC United to Monday, three other matches rescheduled!

Major League Soccer announced on Sunday, July 12 night that the match between D.C. United and Toronto FC, which was postponed earlier on Sunday, will now be played on Monday at 9 am ET (ESPN2, ESPN Deportes in US; TSN in Canada). Under the league’s health and safety protocols, clubs …

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MLS postpones Toronto FC vs DC United; match to be rescheduled!

Major League Soccer announced that today, July 12, D.C. United vs. Toronto FC match has been postponed and will be rescheduled. What follows is the full league statement: Major League Soccer announced that today’s D.C. United vs. Toronto FC match has been postponed and will be rescheduled. MLS will announce …

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Nashville SC withdrawn from MLS is Back Tournament, groups & schedule changed!

Major League Soccer announced an updated format and schedule for the MLS is Back Tournament on Thursday, July 9 and that Nashville SC have been withdrawn from the competition. Since arriving in Orlando, nine players on Nashville have had confirmed positive test results for COVID-19. The decision was made in …

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Audi & MLS celebrate the 2020 season & reignite commitment to youth development!

Audi of America and Major League Soccer unveiled a national television commercial to officially kick off the return of the League’s milestone 25th season and the second season of “Audi Goals Drive Progress,” a league-wide, multi-year initiative to elevate the game of soccer in North America by supporting MLS club …

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