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13 Mar 2018

North America’s Major League Soccer (MLS) and Liga MX, the top tier of Mexican club football, have revealed details of a long-term collaboration that will include launching a new, annual competition featuring teams from both leagues.

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27 Feb 2018

The biennial Gold Cup national football team tournament is to increase from 12 to 16 teams from 2019, according to Concacaf, the sport’s governing body in North America, Central America and the Caribbean.

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29 Jan 2018

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has announced that the Boston Breakers, one of the most historic names in women’s football, will cease operations.

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17 Nov 2017

Dell Loy Hansen, owner of Major League Soccer (MLS) team Real Salt Lake, has acquired the rights to launch a National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) franchise, which will debut in the city of Sandy, Utah for the 2018 season.

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20 Sep 2017

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.

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6 Sep 2017

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.

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