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MLS announced on Tuesday that 16 MLS clubs will unveil new jerseys in the week leading up to the 2015 regular season which kicks off on Friday, March 6 (LA Galaxy vs. Chicago Fire, 10 pm ET on UniMas). The Montreal Impact will kick off Jersey Week on February 28 and it concludes with Toronto FC on March 7. Most clubs will be hosting local events in conjunction with the unveilings (see schedule below). All...

MLS and Sky Sports Announc...

Major League Soccer (MLS) announced today that it has partnered with British sports broadcaster Sky Sports to televise league matches live in the United Kingdom, marking the first time Sky Sports will own MLS broadcast rights. The four-year multimedia deal begins this March with the kickoff of MLS’ landmark 20th season. As part of this new agreement, Sky Sports will broadcast at least two MLS regular...

Kaká Named Orlando City...

Brazilian legend Kaká will is a few days away from his official debut for expansion-side Orlando City, but Lions head coach Adrian Heath did not waste time in announcing that the 2007 FIFA World Player of the Year will captain the Lions this upcoming season. The man who’s starred and captained AC Milan and laced up for Real Madrid will fittingly lead the new club’s inaugural MLS season...

Léo Moura Officially Annou...

The worst-kept secret in the NASL is finally over. Earlier today Léo Moura, alongside Flamengo’s executive director, Rodrigo Caetano, announced his move to the NASL’s Fort Lauderdale Strikers in a press conference in Brazil. Léo Moura’s final game for the Red-and-Black will be this Sunday versus in-state rivals, Botafogo. When asked to explain why the move to the United States, Moura...

Léo Moura Announcement On ...

It honestly won’t matter when Léo Moura sign his new 3-year contract with the Fort Lauderdale Strikers, because according to Strikers managing partner Ricardo Geromel the Flamengo legend will not be officially announced in the United States until the new Strikers uniforms, produced by Nike, are delivered. “There’s no need to rush in signing Léo Moura,” says Geromel. “We...

Flamengo’s Léo Moura...

One of Flamengo’s biggest names in recent history is switching his iconic red-and-black stripes for red-and-yellow stripes this season. According to 90 Minutes Strong sources, Flamengo’s Léo Moura is set to becomes the Fort Lauderdale Strikers new number 10. Moura, who played over 500 matches for Flamengo, will play his last game with the Rubro-Negro on March 1st versus Botafogo. According to...

U.S Men’s and Women&...

The U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Teams have unveiled a bold new away Nike kit that features a stylish gradient design. The WNT will introduce the kit when it travels to Portugal for the 2015 Algarve Cup from March 4-11, and the MNT will wear the kit for the first time on March 25 against Denmark. The USA jerseys will be available for sale on ussoccerstore.com starting Wednesday, Feb....

Brek Shea Returns to Orlan...

Brek Shea has returned to MLS-side Orlando City today after playing 90 minutes in the U.S. National team’s win over Panama on Sunday. Shea will have his work cut out for him in training as a position battle between him and Luke Boden will take place to see who wins the starting nod at left back. The 24-year old midfielder might not have the edge as of now, but the former MLS All-Star played left...

Michael Bradley named Toro...

  Reports coming from Canada indicate that Toronto FC head coach Greg Vanney, has named United States Men’s National Team midfielder, Michael Bradley, Toronto’s newest captain. The 27-year old replaces Steven Caldwell, who had captained the club since July 2013. Preparing for his second season with Toronto FC, after a deal that brought the US National to Toronto from AS Roma of Italy’s...

David Beckham’s MLS ...

One year ago today, David Beckham, Don Garber, and Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez stood up at the Perez Art Museum in Miami and said all the right things to the room filled with over 300 media members on a sunny South Florida winter afternoon. “We started our negotiations last week,” Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez said on February 5, 2014. “We have to get rolling. There’s a time crunch. We...

Miami County Commission Vo...

It’s been nearly one year since David Beckham was met with fanfare in Downtown Miami when he announced his intent to bring an MLS franchise to Miami. “There’s’ a lot of things to do,” said the Englishmen to the room of over 300 media members on February 5, 2014. “Nothing successful is easy. There will be bumps along the way, and you have to go through tough times in order to become...

Fort Lauderdale Strikers O...

The Fort Lauderdale Strikers are set to begin their 2014 preseason in just 40 days when they take on expansion-side Jacksonville Armada in Jacksonville, Florida. But more questions have been left open rather than answered. Upon taking control of the club just days after the 2-1 loss to the San Antonio Scorpions in the NASL Championship game, the new owners wasted valuable time that could have been spent on...

Jozy Altidore Returns To M...

Just one year after the “It’s a bloody big deal” campaign Toronto FC rolled out after signing Gilberto, USMNT midfielder Michael Bradley, and English National Jermain Defoe, Toronto FC once again is making waves. Earlier this morning it was officially announced that the club had reached a transfer agreement with English Premier League club, Sunderland A.F.C. and has signed United States...

Major League Soccer names ...

For nearly his entire career, Landon Donovan was the face of Major League Soccer. Now he’s the face of the league’s Most Valuable Player award. MLS announced on Thursday that it has named its MVP trophy after Donovan, who retired in December as the league’s all-time leader with 144 goals and 136 assists. During his distinguished 14-year MLS career, the former San Jose Earthquakes and LA Galaxy...

Sources: Toronto FC Sends ...

According to 90 Minutes Strong sources, Toronto FC has agreed to send striker Jermain Defoe to Sunderland AFC  in exchange for U.S. Men’s National Team striker Jozy Altidore and cash considerations. The cash consideration is believed to be significant, according to TSN. After just one season in MLS, Defoe is set to sign a massive three and a half year deal with Sunderland that will pay him close to...

Fort Lauderdale Striker Of...

The Fort Lauderdale Strikers have officially announced Andre Chaves as the club’s new Soccer Director and Amaury Nunes as the new General Manager. 90 Minutes Strong sources had told us about the appointment of both Chaves and Nunes last week, but now the club has made it official. Below is the official press release from the club: FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Tuesday, January 13, 2015) – The Fort...

U.S. Soccer To Begin World...

The World Cup in Russia might be three years away, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait until 2018 to catch the soccer bug again. On Monday, CONCACAF, the governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean, outlined the timetable for the 35 nations looking for the three automatic World Cup berths and the lone playoff spot. In fact, World Cup qualifying will begin as early as March for...

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