Major League Soccer & US Soccer Sign Deal
Major League Soccer and U.S. Soccer have signed new television and media rights partnerships with ESPN, FOX Sports and Univision Deportes, reaching eight-year agreements with the networks to televise MLS and U.S. Soccer matches in the United States through the end of 2022.
While Soccer has been a step child in the US the last decade has seen a huge increase in fans, attendance, and growth. This new long term deal demonstrates the serious business nature of Soccer in the US.
If you are interested in becoming a Sports Agent then Soccer is one of those certifications that should be reviewed and considered.