Klein quickly climbs Galaxy corporate ladder
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 28, 7:51 p.m.
One of the key figures in the MLS Players Union during its negotiations with MLS over a collective bargaining agreement, Chris Klein now sits on the other side of the table.
Checketts' importance to MLS can't be overstated
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 25, 2:20 a.m.
After Lamar HuntandPhilip Anschutz, Real Salt Lake founder Dave Checketts may be the most important investor in MLS history.
Sporting KC unveils Ivy Funds as jersey sponsor
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 19, 10:24 a.m.
Sporting Kansas City unveiled Kansas City-based Ivy Funds, one of the fastest growing mutual fund families in the country over the last 10 years, as its first-ever jersey sponsor at the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.
Sporting KC terminates Livestrong deal
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 16, 4:13 a.m.
Sporting Kansas City has terminated the stadium naming rights agreement it has had with the Livestrong Foundation, the anti-cancer nonprofit organization founded by disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
Lionel Messi, an American idol
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 11, 6:14 p.m.
Lionel Messiis not only the best player in the world, he is also the most popular men's player in the United States by a long shot.
Fox Soccer trails in cable viewerships
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 6, 1:52 a.m.
Fox Soccer finished 94th out of 96 cable networks in 2012 total-day viewers -- an average of 26,000. Only VH1 Classic and Fuel averaged few viewers.
Al Jazeera strengthens U.S. hold by buying Current TV
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Jan. 3, 7:40 p.m.
There was much consternation and hand-wringing in the aftermath of FIFA president Sepp Blatter's remarks regarding MLS to Al Jazeera TV earlier on Saturday, but more relevant in the long term is what the Qatari-based network did Wednesday.
New Fox Soccer show 'My Beautiful Game' debuts Jan. 26
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jan. 3, 7:30 p.m.
David Beckham, Clint Dempsey and the Los Angeles Lakers' Pau Gasolare among the personalities who relive their top soccer memories on Fox Soccer's new original series "My Beautiful Game," premiering Jan. 26. (NOTE: Fox Soccer has pushed back the launch originally scheduled for Saturday.)