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Professional soccer returns to TV without fans, but with microphones in the turf

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

ESPN gets back to the business of broadcasting live team sports in the U.S. Wednesday night with the return of Major League Soccer. While the seats will be empty, fans at home...
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Why Former Soccer Stars Are Investing In The USL

20 hours ago   |   Forbes

Landon Donovan, Tim Howard, DaMarcus Beasley, David Villa and Didier Drogba are bringing their expertise, knowledge and star power to the second and third tiers of professional...
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How to watch Major League Soccer when the season resumes on July 8

How to watch Major League Soccer when the season resumes on July 8

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Major League Soccer , the biggest league in the United States, resumes its regular season with a tournament style event on July 8, 2020. The tournament is being held in a...
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As COVID-19 Pounds Florida, Major League Soccer's Return Presents Some Fans A Moral Dilemma

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Only a small minority of fans will completely ignore the MLS is Back Tournament. But many will feel conflicted about exposing some of their favorite athletes to such an...
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This Year's Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Summer camp in the pandemic looks just like a screen. But what happens when kids run away from the computer?
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Brazil network ends Rio soccer deal over new Bolsonaro rule

5 days ago   |   Star Tribune

Brazil's TV Globo terminated its contract with Rio de Janeiro state's local soccer body Thursday after powerhouse club Flamengo broadcast a home match using the team's YouTube...
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See the yellow card Alaska Airlines will give to passengers who refuse to wear masks on its flights

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Alaska Airlines is enforcing the mandatory face covering policy onboard its aircraft by issuing written warnings in the form of yellow cards, like the ones in a soccer...
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Rewind To Go Forward: Soccer Star Rodney Wallace's Journey Led To His Own CBD Brand

6 days ago   |   Forbes

Soccer star Rodney Wallace shares his story about his carreer as a professional athlete, his issues with painkillers, his journey with cannabis, and the creating of Rewind CBD.
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Real Madrid Launch Women's Team As 1. FFC Frankfurt Cease To Operate

7 days ago   |   Forbes

On the day Europe's most successful men's soccer club, Real Madrid, officially took control of a women's side, the first women's club side to become champions of Europe, 1.
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FIFA's Coffers Remain Immune To Coronavirus

7 days ago   |   Forbes

Soccer's governing body launches a Covid-19 relief fund, but projects a downturn in revenues.
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