Edu feels that the lack of representation within the league and the world of American sports in general has been an issue many have turned a blind eye to for too long.
Maurice Edu, a former MLS star, spoke with FOX TV Stations about why non-soccer fans should be stoked for the return of the league.
American team sports return to FOX this week for the first time since March, as the "MLS is Back Tournament: celebrates the resumption of Major League Soccer’s 25th season.
Nashville is the second team to withdraw from the tournament.
Orlando City's Nani scored in the seventh minute of stoppage time and held on for a 2-1 victory over expansion club Inter Miami during Major League Soccer’s return to action Wednesday night.
The matchup will serve as the first between the two clubs, as well as the kickoff to the MLS is Back Tournament and the league’s return to play following the season suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Major League Soccer has not been spared the coronavirus as many teams have been impacted. Orlando City is expected to play on Wednesday night.
FC Dallas was withdrawn out of the MLS is Back tournament on Monday after a large number of COVID-19 positive test results for the team.
The Orlando Pride will withdraw its participation in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup due to positive COVID-19 tests among both players and staff, the Club announced on Monday.
The Orlando Pride will withdraw its participation in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup after some players and staff tested positive for COVID-19, the Club announced on Monday.
The Club’s training plan was reviewed and approved by Orlando Health, local infectious disease experts and Major League Soccer.
The tournament, which will be played without fans in attendance, provides a compelling way for MLS to resume its 25th season.
The deal was announced by the Major League Soccer Players Association on Wednesday following tense talks that led to some players skipping voluntary workouts and the league threatening a lockout.
The small groups cannot exceed eight players during Phase 2 of the nine-team league’s return to play protocol.
There is no firm timetable for when the MLS will allow teams to advance their training. Until then the Lions and the Pride continue individual workouts.
Orlando City Soccer and the Orlando Pride are back at training, practicing social distancing and working outdoors.
Fourteen professional sports leagues on Monday announced “The Real Heroes Project,” a collaborative initiative to recognize and celebrate healthcare workers on the front-lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
MLS says beginning on Wednesday, May 6, clubs will be allowed to open their outdoor training facilities.
Soccer games will take place in stadiums without fans present, but they will be far from empty.
Soccer fans are going to have to wait a little longer to see Minnesota United in its second season at Allianz Field.