US Soccer

New York Cosmos owner Rocco Commisso has withdrawn his offer of $500m funds for a revived North American Soccer League after the US Soccer Federation refused to meet his demands.

Organisers of the joint US-Canada-Mexico bid have promised a record $11bn profit for Fifa but anti-US sentiment globally has put a once-certain bid in real jeopardy. 


The North American Soccer League has written to Concacaf members outside the US seeking support in its quest to resume operations in the United States.

The North American Soccer League’s antitrust lawsuit against the United States Soccer Federation and Major League Soccer has proceeded towards the discovery phase after the defendants declined to file a motion to dismiss. 

New York Cosmos owner Rocco Commisso has offered U.S. Soccer a $500m (€408.8m) investment, if the federation makes certain changes to its running of the game.

The US Soccer Federation has filed a motion in New York State Court to dismiss the lawsuit brought by the North American Soccer League against most of its board of directors.

Kyle Martino, one of the losing candidates in the US Soccer presidential race, has called for Fifa to require promotion-relegation in the US as a condition of hosting the 2026 World Cup.

The North American Soccer League over the weekend added Major League Soccer as a defendant in its antitrust lawsuit against the United States Soccer Federation.

The dust has settled, and Carlos Cordeiro has decisively won the election for US Soccer president. Here's how it happened.


SportBusiness International reviews the slate of candidates in the hotly-contested race to succeed Sunil Gulati as US Soccer Federation president.


Kyle Martino has pledged to open up the domestic soccer league system in the United States by 2030 in an extensive “progress plan” released as part of his candidacy to become the next US Soccer president.

Events – the USA's World Cup qualification debacle, the football federation's presidential election and two lower-league clubs bringing a case against Fifa to CAS – have conspired to put promotion and relegation back on the MLS agenda. Frank Dunne reports.  


Outgoing U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati has claimed that a 2026 Fifa World Cup co-hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico would be the most commercial successful edition of the national team tournament to date.

The North American Soccer League (NASL) has filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) after the national governing body rejected a request to grant it Division 2 status for 2018.

The North American Soccer League (NASL) has hit out at the U.S. Soccer Federation, stating its decision to deny Division 2 status for 2018 is not in the best interest of the sport in the country.

Football officials from the US and Mexico have held talks about lodging a possible joint bid to host the 2026 Fifa World Cup.

Five members of the U.S. women’s national football team have moved to file a wage-discrimination action against the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) as the battle between the opposing sides intensified today (Thursday).