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Major League Soccer


MLS Cup 2018: Atlanta United vs. Portland Timbers | December 8, 2018


7 year old Malea Emma crushes the national anthem AGAIN at 2018 MLS Cup


HIGHLIGHTS MLS CUP 2013: Sporting Kansas City vs. Real Salt Lake


Major League Soccer Stadiums 2016


MLS Cup Finals Stadiums

Major League Soccer (MLS) is a men's professional soccer league sanctioned by U.S. Soccer that represents the sport's highest level in both the United States and Canada. MLS constitutes one of the major professional sports leagues of the United States and Canada. The league comprises 23 teams—20 in the U.S. and 3 in Canada. The MLS regular season runs from March to October, with each team playing 34 games; the team with the best record is awarded the Supporters' Shield. The postseason includes twelve teams competing in the MLS Cup Playoffs through November and December, culminating in the championship game the MLS Cup. MLS teams also play in other domestic competitions against teams from other divisions in the U.S. Open Cup and in the Canadian Championship. MLS teams also compete against continental rivals in the CONCACAF Champions League.
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