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Sac Republic upsets LA Galaxy in historic win; advances to US Open Cup semifinals

Sac Republic upsets LA Galaxy in historic win; advances to US Open Cup semifinals

In what was one of the biggest games in the franchise’s history, the Sacramento Republic FC team beat the Los Angeles Galaxy in a 2-1 match Tuesday night.With this win, Sac Republic, a United Soccer Leagues team, moves on to the semifinals for the U.S. Open Cup, making it the first time in the team’s …

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MLS's Apple TV deal: Here's everything we know about the $2.5 billion agreement

MLS’s Apple TV deal: Here’s everything we know about the $2.5 billion agreement

Major League Soccer on Tuesday announced a groundbreaking new broadcast deal with Apple that, according to industry sources, will see the tech giant pay the league a minimum of $2.5 billion over the next 10 years. As MLS commissioner Don Garber said in a press conference to discuss the deal, Tuesday was “a historic day” …

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A split locker room and front office conflict: Why Charlotte FC fired Miguel Angel Ramirez

A split locker room and front office conflict: Why Charlotte FC fired Miguel Angel Ramirez

By Felipe Cardenas, Pablo Maurer and Sam Stejskal In February, shortly after he infamously told reporters that he thought Charlotte FC was “screwed” in their expansion season, head coach Miguel Angel Ramirez brought his players together for a team meeting. According to multiple sources, Ramirez apologized and explained that his comment was not prompted by …

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MLS salaries analysis: Highest earners, balance across positions and more

MLS salaries analysis: Highest earners, balance across positions and more

Chicago Fire attacker Xherdan Shaqiri is the new highest-paid player in Major League Soccer — at least for now. The Swiss international is making $8.15 million in guaranteed compensation in 2022, according to the biannual league-wide list of salaries released by the MLS Players Association on Tuesday. That number is over $2 million more than …

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