Major League Soccer (MLS)

The Leagues Cup – a new mid-season competition featuring teams from Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX – could grow to 32 teams by 2021 or 2022, according to ESPN.

Scuf Gaming has been named the official controller partner of eMLS, Major League Soccer's competitive esports property, in a multiyear deal

Major League Soccer has signed a multi-year partnership with BodyArmor, which will become the league's official sports drink partner from next year

Sacramento's long wait to be awarded a Major League Soccer expansion place appears to be coming to an end

The Major League Soccer Players Association is preparing for a strike if discussions over a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with the league fall apart. The existing CBA expires on Jan. 31, 2020

The inaugural final of the Leagues Cup – a new mid-season competition between Major League Soccer and Liga MX teams – will take place September 18 at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Inter Miami CF has finally secured the right to build a soccer-specific stadium in Fort Lauderdale after city commissioners unanimously approved a motion to enter into a comprehensive agreement with the…

The Chicago Fire has moved a significant step closer to playing home games at Soldier Field

North Carolina FC will step up its aggressive bid to land a Major League Soccer expansion spot next week by unveiling plans for a new $1.9bn stadium complex in downtown Raleigh

Darren Eales was among the 10 executives whose work in 2018 we believe indicates the direction of the sports business in 2019 and beyond.

Welcome to the first edition of SportBusiness Group’s US Digest, rounding up the big news and developments coming out of the world’s biggest sports market

In this week's US sports industry round-up: FIFA World Cup ratings recovering from rough start | Rhode Island legalizes sports gaming | NASCAR looking at changing sponsorship model 

It’s like trying to drink out of a fire hose,” says Jeff Berding, FC Cincinnati president and general manager, of his quest to transform the club into a Major League Soccer franchise for the 2019 season. 

Las Vegas renewed push for MLS has gotten an additional boost with the interest of Vegas Golden Knights Owner Bill Foley

Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX are once again attempting a summer tournament

Major League Soccer faces challenges that mean it is unlikely to ever rival the European leagues for international interest, according to AS Roma's American owner James Pallotta

Last month, David Beckham's MLS expansion team Inter Miami CF was given the green light to build a temporary stadium and training complex at the site of Fort Lauderdale's Lockhart Stadium

USL Championship club Sacramento Republic FC is getting closer to clinching a spot in Major League Soccer (MLS)

The Chicago Fire's time in suburban Bridgeview, Illinois might be drawing to a close

David Beckham's Major League Soccer expansion team, Inter Miami CF, is facing yet another hurdle in its attempts to get up and running.

Inter Miami CF, the MLS expansion team part-owned by David Beckham, will seek to play its first two MLS seasons in Fort Lauderdale, 30 miles north of Miami

FC Cincinnati has cleared 20,000 season ticket sales ahead of its inaugural season in MLS

Orlando City SC has launched City Pub the first MLS and NWSL themed-pub in a major North American Airport. The City Pub, a full-service restaurant and pub opened this week at Orlando International Airport

A group of Atalanta residents has brought a lawsuit against AMB Sports and Entertainment (AMBSE), the owners of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium (MBS) in Atlanta, arguing that the operator should pay $26m in…

Ian Ayre, the former Liverpool chief executive, will formally take the reins at Nashville SC at the end of November

The 2019 eMLS Cup will feature 22 of the 24 Major League Soccer teams, with Atlanta United, DC United and expansion club FC Cincinnati participating for the first time

Miami has moved a step closer to hosting a Major League Soccer franchise after voters gave city officials permission to negotiate a no-bid lease deal with David Beckham’s ownership group to build a wide-ranging s…

Zlatan Ibrahimović  remains a force on and off the field.

Major League Soccer is poised to follow in the footsteps of the English Premier League by introducing shirt-sleeve sponsors next season, according to a report in The Athletic

LaLiga president Javier Tebas defended his plan to play a regular-season match in the USA against the concerns of Fifa president Gianni Infantino

Major League Soccer confirmed on Thursday that Orlando will host the 2019 All-Star Game. The opponents and date will be announced in the coming months. "O

United Soccer League officials today announced they have launched a new league-wide licensing program aimed at delivering further fan engagement and support by providing more licensed club products in…

Major League Soccer franchise D.C. United has announced that an entity controlled by Jason Levien has acquired Erick Thohir’s ownership interest in the club.

David Beckham’s Miami Major League Soccer franchise requires a majority vote from the Miami City Commission on Wednesday (July 18) to proceed with its stadium plans.

Joe Mansueto, chairman of Chicago-based investment research and management firm Morningstar, has acquired a 49 per cent stake in Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise Chicago Fire

Major League Soccer (MLS) has forged a strategic partnership with R/GA Ventures, the investment and innovation arm of the R/GA agency, in a move that will seek to identify groundbreaking technologies that will drive continued growth of the North American league’s fanbase.

New York Cosmos owner Rocco Commisso has withdrawn his offer of $500m funds for a revived North American Soccer League after the US Soccer Federation refused to meet his demands.