ALL POSTS TAGGED "mls"

Don Garber

/ 9 days ago

MLS commissioner seeks time-wasting rule, more microphones

Major League Soccer, or MLS, commissioner Don Garber wants to make some interesting rule changes to the sport, including the addition of a time-wasting rule. The 65-year-old American recently spoke with The Times about a wide range of issues. That includes the aforementioned time wasting, as well as microphones on players and referee explanations for […]

Apple TV

/ 18 days ago

Apple, MLS announce 'Season Pass' for 2023 season

Apple and Major League Soccer have announced its MLS Season Pass streaming app to debut on February 1, 2023. As part of the 2023-2032 rights deal, this is the platform MLS fans will need for the next ten years to watch MLS games anywhere in the world. MLS Season Pass from Apple TV has coverage […]

Cristiano Ronaldo

/ 18 days ago

Beckham in talks to sign Ronaldo for Inter Miami, says report

Cristiano Ronaldo, much under the spectacle currently for Manchester United, could be on his way to MLS and Inter Miami. As of now, the Portuguese superstar is with his national side for the World Cup. However, he is making headlines due to a scathing interview with Piers Morgan. In that interview, which debuts Wednesday and […]

Leagues: MLS

/ 28 days ago

US Soccer history: 150 years and counting

Another four years have passed and the FIFA World Cup is once again upon us. Like clockwork, the sport of soccer will see a sharp rise in overall interest in the United States during the tournament, with fans packing bars and public spaces all over the country to take in the matches. Even casual fans […]

LAFC

/ 34 days ago

LAFC reaches first MLS Cup Final with win over Austin FC

In the 2022 season, Austin outscored LAFC 6-2. Despite the Texas capital’s pair of victories over the black & gold, Los Verdes entered the Western Conference Final as overwhelming underdogs. LAFC and Austin went head-to-head with a spot in the MLS Cup Final on the line. On Sunday, former USMNT teammates Steve Cherundolo and Josh […]

Inter Miami CF

/ 34 days ago

Inter Miami optimistic in pursuit of Lionel Messi

Inter Miami is growing increasingly confident that it can acquire current PSG superstar Lionel Messi. The 35-year-old Argentina forward's contract with the Parisians expires in the summer of 2023. Therefore, his options are available elsewhere, should he desire to leave France. The Athletic's David Ornstein reports Lionel Messi and Inter Miami have had conversations over […]

Apple TV

/ 37 days ago

10 things we learned about MLS and Apple TV deal

Major League Soccer, or MLS, previously announced a 10-year deal with Apple TV to broadcast every game beginning in 2023. While the agreement has been in the works for months, details are still trickling in as we head towards the new year. Despite the fact that MLS agreed a partnership with Apple TV, a majority […]
/ 37 days ago

New MLS Apple TV details revealed: WST Podcast

On this week’s episode, we discuss one major change to look out for during the World Cup, we discuss news about MLS’s Apple deal, our thoughts about CBS’s Destination Brooklyn, why MLS are planning on changing their playoffs next year, and two new documentaries of interest to most soccer fans. Listen to the show via […]

Bayer Leverkusen

/ 38 days ago

St. Louis CITY SC to debut stadium against Bayer Leverkusen

St. Louis CITY SC opens up its stadium with a friendly against German outfit Bayer Leverkusen. The club, which earned MLS expansion rights in 2020, begins MLS play next season in 2023. However, this friendly against Bayer Leverkusen is the first game in the lavish new stadium. The German club has been a mainstay near […]

Leagues: MLS

/ 38 days ago

MLS playoffs plan hurts league's growth and players

MLS is considering changing its playoffs structure again, according to The Athletic's Sam Stejskal and Pablo Maurer. The league is looking at expanding the number of playoff games from 13 to 30. Ultimately, the MLS plan is for the playoffs to be a World Cup-style format. This idea to expand the playoffs comes after the […]

Leagues: MLS

/ 39 days ago

MLS eyes new playoff format for 2023

Major League Soccer is supposedly looking into ways to change the playoff structure for next season. The Athletic reports the league wants to add more teams, and thus significantly more games, to the playoff picture. The current MLS playoff format consists of 14 teams. As the league has 28 total clubs at the moment, half […]