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Monday, May 20, 2024

MLS, U.S. Soccer Battle Over Top Teams

  • MLS sent a request to the U.S. Soccer Federation about holding its top teams from competing in the U.S. Open Cup.
  • U.S. Soccer denied the request, pitting the two American soccer entities against each other.
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Major League Soccer and U.S. Soccer are in a dispute regarding whether MLS teams will participate in the U.S. Open Cup. The fight pits the largest entities in American soccer against each other as the sport continues to surge in popularity.

Plus, Erik Allebest, CEO of Chess.com joins to discuss Endeavor’s investment in the company, their plans to make chess a spectacle with mainstream appeal and how Chess.com is addressing lingering concerns over cheating.

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