Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 3/6/12
Biggest competition in the America’s…will anyone show up? For years now, soccer enthusiasts in North America have been pleading their case for the MLS to get on the FIFA schedule, and become more like the real soccer leagues of the rest of the world. The MLS is on the verge of adding their 20th team, and have been in negotiations with a lower division of soccer to become division two in MLS, and ultimately have a promotion/relegation league. Now that sounds fine and dandy to this fan, and it’s preferred to me than the way we do it currently in the MLS.  Then Seattle Sounders fans the MLS would finally start to resemble the leagues of the rest of the world, and hopefully continue to get world class transfers here to America. But the one thing that is lacking in the pacific northwest is loyalty to our Champions League. The CONCACAF Champions League, Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, and even non-Premier League friendlies, have had slim showings in the stands in Seattle. This years Community ...
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