Tag: Major League Soccer


MLS expansion plans hit COVID-19 wall

MLS delays new teams

The global COVID-19 pandemic is weakening the financial wherewithal of big entities. A reason why Major League Soccer (MLS) has delayed the arrival of three of the next four expansion teams into the league. The United States is bearing the maximum brunt of the fatal respiratory disease. Major... » Read more


Republic to join MLS fold in 2023

Sacramento Stadium July 2020 update

COVID-19 has forced Major League Soccer (MLS) and American professional soccer team Republic FC to announce a new timeline for the expansion club. Originally slated to begin MLS play in 2022, Sacramento will now join the league’s fold in 2023 in a new, soccer-specific, downtown venue. The team is... » Read more


West End Stadium final seat design released

FC Cincinnati final stand design

The final seat design of the $250 million under construction West End Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio in US, has been released and the same was determined via fan vote and through feedback. The soccer-specific West End Stadium is the future home of FC Cincinnati – a professional soccer team that... » Read more


(Rail) yards Stadium work chugs on merrily

Sacramento Republic Stadium May 2020

The new Major League Soccer (MLS) stadium in Sacramento (California, US) is still on course for its scheduled completion in early 2022 notwithstanding the coronavirus pandemic. Construction should begin in the summer. COVID-19 beat to pulp the California region and some of the stringent public... » Read more


‘The Crew’ unlock renderings of new home

Downtown Stadium new renderings unveiled

Columbus Crew – Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise – has unlocked new renderings for its new under-development stadium, which is scheduled to open in the summer of 2021. The soccer club has also unveiled the logo of its under-construction Downtown Stadium the price tag of which is US$230m... » Read more


MLS holds off major tentpole events

MLS canceled competitions May 2020

Global COVID-19 outbreak has forced Major League Soccer (MLS) to cancel three major tentpole events involving Liga MX clubs this year. The All-Star Game between MLS and Liga MX players as well as planned interleague competitions, the Leagues Cup and Campeones Cup, have all been called off. It is... » Read more


Fans’ help sought to design West End Stadium

FC Cincinnati stand design

Fans have been asked to pitch in to help choose the under-construction West End Stadium bowl seating design. The stadium authorities want to finalize the bowl seating design at West End Stadium in an organically-focused way. When West End Stadium opens in Spring 2021, FC Cincinnati’s future home... » Read more


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