All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘MLS’

Mia Hamm, Magic Johnson Invest in New MLS Team

Major League Soccer (MLS) this week officially announced that a new team will be coming to Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) will make its MLS debut in 2017. The team will play in a new stadium that will be built specifically for the team. The team will be owned by an investor group led by Henry Nguyen …

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David Beckham Pitches Soccer Stadium for PortMiami

Soccer superstar David Beckham will head to Tallahassee, Florida Tuesday, in an attempt to garner some state subsidies for his proposed soccer stadium to be built at PortMiami, the busiest cruise ship port in the world. Beckham also seeks to bring his image and team to the city as part of the development proposal. Royal Caribbean, the second largest cruise …

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Erick Thohir, Indonesian Billionaire, Buys Inter Milan

In a move that makes Inter Milan only the second foreign-owned Serie A team, Erick Thohir has bought Massimo Moratti’s, the current owner, shares of the team. With this $475 million deal, Thohir and his International Sports Capital company now own 70% of Inter Milan. Moratti has owned the club since 1995, following previous ownership by his father during the …

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Major League Soccer Plans Expansion To 24 Teams

Soccer may not be catching on as quickly as Major League Soccer had hoped when it began in the 90s, but that is not stopping the league from planning to expand to 24 teams from its current number of 19. The newest addition to the league with be New York City FC, which will join the league in 2015. The …

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FIFA 12 Sim Crowns LA Galaxy Regular Season Champs

Major League Soccer’s First Kick isn’t until Saturday night, but it’s already been determined that the LA Galaxy will win the Supporters’ Shield at the end of the year. Well, according to the FIFA 12 video game, at least. EA Sports has announced the results of their pre-season simulation and according to their sim, the LA Galaxy will be setting …

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