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MLS AND US YOUTH SOCCER PARTNER FOR NEW PLAYER ID

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MLS and USYS Launch Strategic Partnership to Offer New Identification Opportunities

US Youth Soccer is the largest youth soccer organization in the country and this new partnership with MLS provides a new inclusive pathway for many youth soccer players across America. This agreement has been in the works for a while and it exciting to see it enacted and become official.

MLS will absorb all expenses for youth soccer players attending and participating in the regional competitions in select age levels …

Part of the groundbreaking partnership announced May 15, 2020
Major League Soccer (MLS) announced today a partnership with the US Youth Soccer (USYS), the largest youth sport organization in the country, to collaborate on initiatives that support and engage individual soccer players, as well as soccer communities, throughout the United States.

Today marks a milestone...

ARIZONA RETURNS TO PLAY — YOUTH SOCCER RESTARTS THIS WEEKEND

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After A Long Moratorium Due to COVID-19, Arizona Soccer Association Restarts Youth Soccer This Weekend

In Arizona, youth soccer is kicking off again this weekend … The decision to Return-to-Play adheres to Arizona Executive Orders, CDC guidelines, and local directive and clubs are asked to follow strict safety protocols but soccer balls will be kicked across green fields starting tomorrow.

Arizona Soccer Association (ASA) has suspended soccer since March 13th and has kept a close watch on the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, US Youth Soccer state association in Arizona is giving the green light for their youth soccer clubs to allow their 45,000 players to return to play soccer. US Youth Soccer is the largest youth soccer organization in the country.

Now, this weekend, kids will be playing soccer at in Arizona.
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CAL UNITED BATTLES MICHIGAN STARS AND WINS HOME OPENER

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Cal United Strikers Defeat Michigan Stars FC

Cal United Strikers Shutout Michigan Stars FC in NISA Spring 2020 Home Opener. A real pipeline for players, Cal United’s newcomer, 15-year-old Shane Kaemerle enters the match in the second half, earning his first professional start.

It was a battle. A physical battle from the first whistle and when the final whistle blew, NISA‘s defending 2019 West Coast champions, California United Strikers FC emerged victoriously, defeating Michigan Stars FC 1-0.

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THE TWO HIGHEST PAID SOCCER PLAYERS

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FORBES Ranking of Highest Paid Pro Soccer Players

Lionel Messi And rival Cristiano Ronaldo are locked in a battle on and off the field … who earns the most and who is the top goal scorer for all time? Here is a recap on their earnings.

Imagine having more money than you know what to do with? And earning it by playing the beautiful game in front of cheering fans who adore you? Well, that is the reality for the world’s highest-paid athletes, and according to Forbes, the athletes claiming the top spot are soccer players.

And while these two superstar soccer players compete for the highest earnings, they also battle it out on the field. Recently, the 33-year-old Messi reached a major milestone, scoring 1,000 career goals and assists (full international and club games).

Ronaldo, who is 18 months older than Messi and ranks above him on the RSSSF...
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