The Major League Soccer (MLS) is one of the men’s professional soccer league which is being sanctioned by the U.S. The Soccer, that represents the sport’s highest level in both the United States and Canada. The MLS constitutes one of the major professional sports leagues of the United States and Canada. The league is composed of basically 20 teams in which 17 i of the U.S. and 3 is from Canada.
The MLS regular season runs from March to October, with each team playing around 34 games. The team with the best record is awarded the award for the game Supporters’ Shield. The post seasons which includes twelve teams, which are competing in the MLS Cup Playoffs through November and December.
It is 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. The MLS teams are also competing against continental rivals in the CONCACAF Champions League.
New York Vs Orlando City Team Squad
- New York: New York City Club: It is an American professional soccer club which is based in New York City that competes in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS). The club firstly began playing in the 2015 MLS season alongside the Orlando City SC. The club is the first MLS franchise based in the city, and the second franchise in the New York metropolitan area after the New York Red Bulls, based in Harrison, New Jersey.
- The Orlando City SC: It is an American professional soccer club which is based in Orlando, Florida that competes in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS). This team has been known for his exceptional performances in the whole tournament along-side other teams.
The main game instead of operating as an association of independently owned teams, MLS is a single entity in which each team is owned and controlled by the league’s main holders and investors. The investor-operators control their teams as owners control teams in other leagues, and are commonly referred to as the team’s owners.
The game’s rule and regulations of the MLS strictly follows the standards of the International Football Association Board (IFAB). The playoff extra time structure follows IFAB standards: two full 15-minute periods, followed by a penalty shootout if necessary. The away goals apply to the playoff stage of the competition, but do not apply to overtime in the second leg of any two-legged playoff series. The teams which are going to face-off in today’s match in this week’s schedule is: