MLS Franchise Of City To Be Dubbed Austin FC

On the night of Wednesday, the Major League Soccer in Austin moved one more step toward the reality. This was the time when the franchise that could start playing here in the next spring announced the name of its team, branding and colors.

The Austin FC, along with a bright green, white and black badge have the name “Austin” on the top of the pair of intertwined live oaks, was showcased to nearly 300 fans assembled at the North Door in East Austin close to downtown. Continue reading “MLS Franchise Of City To Be Dubbed Austin FC”

MLS All-Stars Of Juventus On Penalties

Champions Juventus series A got the best of All-Stars of Major League Soccer in a penalty shootout on Aug 1, after an entertaining 1-1 draw in the mid-season exhibition of the North American league. In front of the crowd of 72,317 at the Stadium of Mercedes-Benz home of Atlanta United MLS – Juventus succeed in the shoot-out with the score 5-3 after Bradley Wright-Phillips the New York Red Bulls forward missed his penalty attempt.

When Wright-Phillips’ try jump off the post and left Juventus up by 4-3, the Mattia De Sciglio fired the ball past Zack Steffen, the Columbus goalkeeper at the upper left corner to settle it. In the last 21 minutes, Andrea Favilli had the responsibility to put Juventus ahead, heading in a curling cross by Matheus Pereira. The All-Stars of MLS football, chosen from around the league via fan voting, pulled the match level in the last 26th minute through Josef Martinez of Atlanta United – the Venezuela star as well as the former Torino forward. He leads MLS football with 24 goals in all 23 matches.
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Signs For LA Galaxy

Former Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has signed for LA Galaxy. He said that he is excited to join a team such as LA Galaxy and that he is ready to do his best to help the team win trophies. The former Swedish international said that MLS football has evolved a lot and that it is now attractive for professional to come and play there.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic said that he feels that playing for LA Galaxy is the right thing for him to do at this stage of his career and that he feels that he can bring something to the team. He said that he feels better after his injury and that he is sure that he can help the team win trophies. Continue reading “Zlatan Ibrahimovic Signs For LA Galaxy”

Anthony Hudson Ruled out Sunderland Move

Colorado Rapids manager Anthony Hudson has categorically denied rumours that he is about to join English outfit Sunderland as the new manager. The Black Cats are without a manager after deciding to part company with Chris Coleman at the end of the disappointing 2017-18 campaign. After having been in the Premier league only a couple of years ago, Sunderland now find themselves in League One after back-to-back relegations.

After spending time with the likes of New Zealand, Hudson has been able to settle himself into the job at Colorado Rapids. Continue reading “Anthony Hudson Ruled out Sunderland Move”

BECKHAM MLS SOCCER TEAM NEARS REALITY

David Beckham ownership group are set to add three more partners after the Major League Soccer approved. The league revealed that it has approved the new names: Jorge Mas, Jose Mas and Masayoshi Son.

The Mas brothers are the leaders of MasTec telecommunications while Son is the Founder and Chief Executive SoftBank. Beckham has a diversified and competent ownership team that also includes the founder of Brightstar and the chief executive of Sprint Marcelo Claure. Entertainment entrepreneur Simon Fuller is also part of the group that is set to complete the ownership of a stadium site.
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