ALL POSTS TAGGED "Major League Soccer"

Apple TV

/ 1 day ago

Apple wants to play by its own rules in streaming soccer

Apple signed its landmark $2.5 billion deal with Major League Soccer last year to mark the company's splash into streaming sports. Apple isn't content to just air MLS games. It wants to reshape how they're presented and consumed. That desire to innovate, while welcome in many regards, needs to be balanced with respect for soccer's […]

Inter Miami CF

/ 2 days ago

Open Cup tickets cost more than Premier League season ticket

For the price of the two cheapest seats to next week's US Open Cup Final, you can buy a season ticket to your choice of 17 of the 20 Premier League clubs in England. Inter Miami and official ticket seller Ticketmaster are asking fans to shell out more insane ticket prices to watch Lionel Messi […]

Inter Miami CF

/ 2 days ago

Race is on to get Messi fit for US Open Cup Final

Inter Miami faced a huge blow on Wednesday night, as Lionel Messi picked up an injury that puts his US Open Cup Final status into question. Precisely one week out from the Argentine's attempt to win a second trophy with the MLS club, he exited early with a muscle injury. Worse off, Jordi Alba also […]

What leagues have goal-line technology, and which ones don't?

Goal-line technology represents the continued modernization of worldwide soccer leagues. Following the widespread use of VAR, top leagues and competitions adopted the use of goal-line technology. However, it is much less consistent across the world than VAR. The technology uses high-speed cameras in the stadium to create a three-dimensional graphic of the ball. From there, […]

Apple TV

/ 3 days ago

ESPN and NBC are not afraid of Apple streaming live sports

The sports media world has been buzzing with speculation that Apple could make a massive move to acquire ESPN from Disney in a deal worth up to $50 billion. This potential blockbuster acquisition could have huge implications for the sports broadcasting landscape and how fans consume sports content. Apple's foray into sports and ESPN interest […]

Leagues: MLS

/ 4 days ago

CF Montreal midfielder banned for playing in amateur league

Major League Soccer has announced that they have terminated the contract of CF Montreal midfielder Matko Miljevic. The North American league stated that the former United States U20 player violated his contract with the club. According to the league's brief statement, Miljevic engaged in "conduct detrimental to the league." Reports surfaced last week that the […]

Atlanta United FC

/ 6 days ago

Messi fans heartbroken after epic journey to Atlanta goes in vain

After making the long journey to Atlanta to witness their idol play, thousands of Lionel Messi followers were left heartbroken. This past Saturday was expected to be one of Atlanta United's biggest games ever. Having Inter Miami's hero Lionel Messi in town resulted in over 65,000 ticket sales, with the lowest-priced seat going for $125. […]

Apple TV

/ 8 days ago

Atlanta vs Inter Miami: Coverage plans for Messi's big game

Lionel Messi is playing his first competitive game on turf when Inter Miami faces Atlanta United. Mercedes-Benz Stadium is the first traditional NFL stadium to host Messi in a competitive game at club level. Even if the field has turf, Messi is not shying away from the grand stage. As usual, MLS Season Pass is […]

Argentina

/ 9 days ago

Argentina appointed Messi assistant manager against Bolivia

Lionel Messi was not named in the Argentina squad to face Bolivia on Tuesday night, but he did feature as an assistant manager. The superstar previously scored a goal against Ecuador last week before picking up a knock late in the game. As a result of the minor injury, head coach Lionel Scaloni elected not […]

Atlanta United FC

/ 10 days ago

Atlanta has ample tickets left as Messi and Inter Miami visit

Inter Miami is bringing Lionel Messi to an NFL stadium as it travels to Atlanta United this weekend. The highly anticipated clash is a rematch of a Leagues Cup group-stage match. There, Inter Miami cruised to victory as Messi bagged a brace. Now, Messi is playing his first game with the Herons in an NFL […]

Bruce Arena

/ 10 days ago

Revs refuse to train after league tries to cover up what happened

New England Revolution players refused to train on Tuesday after former head coach Bruce Arena resigned on Saturday. Arena had been with the club since 2019. He led the team to the MLS Supporters' Shield in 2021. The disgraced coach departed the team after an investigation by league officials. Arena was placed on administrative leave […]