Community Benefits Agreement with St. Louis Announced by SC STL and MLS

The City of St. Louis and the SC STL ownership group working to bring a Major League Soccer expansion team to St. Louis today jointly announced an unprecedented Community Benefits Agreement to invest millions of dollars in our children and community as part of the proposed stadium ordinance and financing agreement that will be decided […]

Sporting KC Shutout FC Dallas in Home Opener

Sporting Kansas City secured a second straight 0-0 draw to open the 2017 season on Saturday, splitting the points with FC Dallas in the club’s home opener at Children’s Mercy Park. Dom Dwyer, Jimmy Medranda and MLS debutant Latif Blessing all came close to providing the breakthrough for Sporting Kansas City (0-0-2, 2 points), but […]

Major League Soccer Opens Friday

The 22nd Major League Soccer season opens tonight with Minnesota United at Portland, one of three national broadcast games available this weekend. We also get the first Sporting KC broadcast on Fox Midwest! For a full season preview, I offer up the Major League Soccer Preview and as they note, as a site that isn’t […]

Sporting KC on Fox Sports Midwest in 2017

FOX Sports Kansas City will televise 26 Sporting Kansas City games in 2017, its first season as the exclusive television home of the team. A detailed television schedule was announced today. All Sporting KC telecasts will air in the St. Louis market, and the vast majority will be available to viewers in Mid-Missouri and Iowa […]

Seattle Sounders Acquire Will Bruin from Houston

The Houston Dynamo have acquired General and Targeted Allocation Money from Seattle Sounders FC in a trade for forward Will Bruin, the club announced today. Seattle will open their 2017 season this year at Houston. One day after trading for offensive-minded midfielder Harry Shipp, the Seattle Sounders have added more attacking pedigree with their acquisition […]

Sporting KC Own Josh Sargent’s Homegrown Rights

There have been a flurry of reports recently on Josh Sargent and Sporting Kansas City owning Josh’s Homegrown Player rights. How about an update on what that means for Josh. First, what are the paths to Major League Soccer for a player like Josh? MLS teams may acquire players and add them to their rosters […]

Men’s College Cup, MLS Cup and More Soccer On TV

Champions League group stages have ended so our choices are narrowing to the International leagues soon. Before that happens the Men will compete for the NCAA Division One College Cup and Major League Soccer (coming soon to a pitch near you?) will determine a winner. That a few other tidbits for your consumption this weekend! […]

St. Louis MLS Stadium Update

A significant news scoop overnight as St. Louis Soccer Report, a blog begun in May that is focused primarily on Saint Louis FC, has released a letter from FoundryStLouis.com to the SC STL/MLS2STL group offering $80 million dollars for the St. Louis MLS Stadium. The letter, offered in full on the STLSoccerReport website, is from […]

Soccer On TV For Thanksgiving

There is plenty of action this week to keep you energized and ready for second helpings, or as an excuse to step away for awhile during the many gatherings. So here is the Soccer on TV details you need. It starts off with Champions League action on Tuesday and Wednesday, Europa League on Thursday and […]

St Louis MLS Ownership Announcement

A Missouri-based, St. Louis MLS ownership group announced on Thursday a sweeping plan to pursue an MLS expansion team for St. Louis – and a new downtown, soccer-specific stadium for the club to call home. Known as SC STL, the group will fund much of the construction of the stadium project, which is estimated to […]