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Premierleague-News.com - Major Leaguer Soccer commissioner Don Garber is optimistic about the vaccine but not the summer looking anything like a normal season for his league.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Major Leaguer Soccer commissioner Don Garber is optimistic about the vaccine but not the summer looking anything like a normal season for his league. Garber said MLS is being faced with financial hurdles — losses of more than $100 million among them — that could change the way it looks at both its short- and long-term future, and says the league has not discussed a lockout as it bids to renegotiate its collective bargaining agreement with the MLS Players Association. [ MORE: Orlando’s Perea approved for USMNT switch ] “Due to the pandemic, the scale and scope of all government restrictions on attendance on live events has created challenges for our industry, certainly for Major League Soccer,” Garber said on a conference call on Tuesday .”That resulted in significant and unanticipated losses for MLS and all of our teams. “There’s no question we’ll face restrictions on most if not all of the 2021 season.” Garber said he’s presented a proposal to the MLSPA on how to address its CBA that does not affect player salaries and “puts the entire burden of COVID” in 2021 on the players.
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MLS and the MLSPA have 30 days the renegotiate the deal, and 10 days have passed. Garber said he knows the players need to look over the proposal and that the league is “laser-focused” on fixing things.
Garber says he’s targeting mid-March for the season’s start thanks to the U.S. Open Cup, Canadian Championship, Gold Cup, World Cup qualifiers, the CONCACAF Champions League, and the CONCACAF Nations League, as well as possible postponements due to the pandemic. MLS Wilder thrilled after Sheffield United nabs first win of season FIFA approves Andres Perea switch from Colombia to USMNT Sheffield United finally secure first win of season
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