ICYMI: Labor Day Comments from the Executive Board

ICYMI: Labor Day Comments from the Executive Board

Our Executive Board offered some insights this Labor Day. In case you missed any of them on Twitter, here is a gallery to scroll through. We want to thank all the members of the board for their energy and dedication and for their inspiring words on the day when we...
Off the Pitch: Amobi Okugo and Frugal Athlete

Off the Pitch: Amobi Okugo and Frugal Athlete

As part of our ongoing Off the Pitch series we spoke with Amobi Okugo of the Portland Timbers about his Frugal Athlete project and other ambitions. Where did you grow up and how did you get into soccer? I’m a first generation Nigerian-American. I was born in Hayward,...
Statement on Tim Howard Disciplinary Decision

Statement on Tim Howard Disciplinary Decision

We are disappointed with the league’s handling of the situation involving the Kansas City fans and Tim Howard. Following the incidents, which involved a verbal exchange with a fan, as well as an altercation after the game, Tim acknowledged his culpability and...
Mike Fucito To Join MLS Players Union Staff

Mike Fucito To Join MLS Players Union Staff

Bethesda, MD – June 6, 2016 – The Major League Soccer Players Union announced today that it has hired former MLS Player Mike Fucito to serve as its Career Development Manager. Fucito will start at the Players Union on June 15. In this role, Fucito will work to...