The Best Clubs for Bastian Schweinsteiger in MLS

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Bastian Schweinsteiger has said that he will not sign with another European club after Jose Mourinho and Manchester United have cast him aside. This opens up the strong possibility that the German international midfielder makes his way to the United States. Surely, there is a team out there willing to bring a  former international star […] READ MORE


Rising MLS Expansion Fees Harmful to Growth

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If reports from MLS deputy commissioner Mark Abbott are to be believed, the league could be charging a lot more money for prospective expansion teams. MLS recently wrapped up its Board of Governors Meetings, and the topic of expansion was on the forefront of discussions. In a statement posted to mlssoccer.com on Monday, Abbott stated […] READ MORE


LAFC Stadium Approved

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The last major hurdle for Major League Soccer’s further expansion into the most populous market in North America has been cleared, and the result is mostly an economic gain for the city and LAFC. According to Thuc Nhi Nguyen of the LA Daily News, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved the construction of a […] READ MORE



LAFC Stadium Plan Unveiled, Debut Delayed Until 2018

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At a news conference on Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) announced plans to construct a 22,000-seat soccer-specific stadium near the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Additionally, the club announced that its introduction into MLS has been pushed back from the 2017 season to the 2018 season so that the new venue can be used from the get-go. READ MORE


Beckham's Return to LA Would Have Been Everything

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Timing is everything in business and it would have been everything in LA. Los Angeles’ second MLS team went through a drastic change this week, while their first team, the LA Galaxy, prepared for their 16th playoff run as crosstown rivals Chivas USA prepared to enter the history books. On Monday, October 27th the league […] READ MORE


MLS: Welcome to Major League Soccer, LAFC

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LOS ANGELES (October 30, 2014) – A new era for Major League Soccer in Los Angeles began today as MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced that a new team has been awarded to an ownership group led by entrepreneur Henry Nguyen, sports and entertainment leader Peter Guber, and sports veteran Tom Penn.  The new club is […] READ MORE