MLS tweaks qualification for knockout phases of the Disney Tournament

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.  (June 25, 2020) — MLS corrected an error in Group A of its upcoming MLS is Back Tournament in order to make it a little more balanced. The rule change for the upcoming competition, will give Group A three automatic places in the Round of 16. Previously, only the top two finishersContinue reading “MLS tweaks qualification for knockout phases of the Disney Tournament”

MLS Players, League Reach Agreement on CBA, Return To Play

MIAMI, Fla. — (3 June 2020) The MLS Players Association voted on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning to approve the latest return-to-play plan negotiated with Major League Soccer. The MLSPA announced Wednesday morning that the vote passed. It also announced that the new collective bargaining agreement (“CBA”) originally agreed to in February had been ratified byContinue reading “MLS Players, League Reach Agreement on CBA, Return To Play”

Details About Proposed MLS Tournament

Tournament Working Plan; Player Concerns and the CBA all come into play as MLS considers its restart. MIAMI, Fla. — (28 May 2020) Further details about the competition format for Major League Soccer’s return-to-play proposal have been disclosed, in addition to details about the potential for an abbreviated regular season and salary cuts for players.   Plans ForContinue reading “Details About Proposed MLS Tournament”