The Columbus City Council unanimously approved a proposal for a new downtown stadium for the Crew on Monday night.
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is part of a group seeking to buy the franchise and build a new stadium that will be part of a $645 million mixed-use development project.
The 6-0 vote by the council creates a memorandum of understanding that the city will contribute $50m toward site development and infrastructure for the stadium.
The proposed $230m stadium would seat 20,000 fans...
The LA Galaxy are set to re-sign forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a new deal as well as hire Caleb Porter as their new coach, sources have confirmed to ESPN FC.
The moves were first reported by The Athletic.
The deal will make Ibrahimovic a Designated Player, meaning the Galaxy will have to move one of their three existing DPs -- Gio dos Santos, Jonathan dos Santos, and Romain Alessandrini -- out of the club before the start of the 2019 season.
The former Sweden international was already under...
Atlanta United's MLS Cup party is winding down, but hangover of trying to stay on top is just beginning
ATLANTA -- Michael Parkhurst sat at the news conference stage with the kind of contented look on his face that one gets after finally winning an MLS Cup at the fifth attempt. He was asked about next season and whether Atlanta can sustain the success it has achieved in just two years of existence on the field.
Parkhurst preferred to live in the moment.
"We'll worry about that next year," he said. "We'll party hard tonight."
The party has of course continued since Saturday night in Atlanta. A...