The United States occupation football league

The major league soccer is the highest level of the United States occupation occupation Football League There is a strong alliance, the American model of the brand, the most unique is not lifting and the alliance. U.S.A The other Union NBA The same, belonging to the Alliance American football The highest level in the league system, by the American Football Association (USSF U.S. Soccer) management, held the inaugural event in 1996.
The United States occupation football league

The United States occupation football league The development of the League

The Major League Soccer (Major League Soccer occupation referred to as MLS) build in 1993, 1996 in the league, the founding team is ten, divided into two major league, major league teams is the first year:
The eastern Alliance : Columbo crew , D.C. United , The new England revolution , The New York Mets The star and the Tampa Bay rebellion.
Western Union : Colorado Rapids , FC Dallas , Kansas City Wizards , The Milky Way Losangeles and San Jose Earthquakes .
In 1998 the League expanded to 12 teams in the West increased chicago fire And Eastern Miami united.
The 2000 alliance readjustment area is divided into eastern, central and West Chicago, Tampa Bay, Dallas and Columbo were moved to the central division.
In 2001 two Florida team Miami united and the Tampa Bay rebellion disbanded, and return to the League of 10 teams, the alliance also returned to the district two things mode.
The 2004 season, the League expanded in Utah of Salt Lake City Real Salt Lake and The United States Chivas Chivas, which the United States and Losangeles share a home court Home the Milky Way Depot Center, the two teams were made in the Western Conference, and Kansas City Wizards Be moved to the east.
The 2005 season after the San Jose Earthquakes moved to Houston, renamed Houston in 1836, but the team has been renamed Dinamo Houston .
In 2006 Red Bull company acquired New York Mets star will be changed to name New York Red Bull .
In 2007 the expansion of the Alliance Toronto .
2008 San Jose Earthquakes To join the alliance.
In 2009 the expansion of the Alliance The Gulf of Seattle people The football club.
In 2010 the expansion of the Alliance Philadelphia United .
In 2011 the League again expanded, lower league Vancouver Whitecaps , Portland Timbers Join the League expansion to 18 teams. Kansas City Wizards renamed Sporting Kansas City .
The 2012 season, Montreal Impact Joined the American Football League to become eighteenth members.
2015, The city of Orlando Join the Premier League; The city of Manchester And baseball teams The New York Yankees The formation of cooperation The city of New York Join the League to become twentieth team; American Chivas out of Major League sporting Kansas City return to the west.

The United States occupation football league Team

A list of American football occupation league team
  
Team
City
Stadium
Year of establishment
Join the year
eastern league
chicago fire
Illinois a king
Toyota Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-seven
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-eight
Columbo crew
Columbus, OH
Columbo crews Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-four
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
D.C. United
Washington DC
Robert F Kennedy Memorial Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Montreal Impact
Quebec Province, Montreal
Shapto Stadium
Two thousand and ten
Two thousand and twelve
The new England revolution
Foxborough in Massachusetts
Gillette Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
New York Red Bull
New Jersey Harrison
Red Bull Arena
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Philadelphia Union
Pennsylvania, Chester
PPL Stadium
Two thousand and eight
Two thousand and ten
Toronto FC
Ontario Province, Toronto
The Bank of Montreal Stadium
Two thousand and six
Two thousand and seven
New York FC
New York City, New York
Yankee Stadium
Two thousand and thirteen
Two thousand and fifteen
The city of Orlando Orlando, Florida Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium Two thousand and ten Two thousand and fifteen
The Western Alliance
Colorado Rapids
Colorado Trade City
Dick sports stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Dallas FC
Fries, Texas
Dallas football stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
The Milky Way Losangeles
Carson, California
The Home Depot Center Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Portland Timbers
Portland Oregon
Nigel Devin Stadium
Two thousand and nine
Two thousand and eleven
Real Salt Lake
Utah Sandy
Rio Stadium
Two thousand and four
Two thousand and five
San Jose Earthquakes
California Santa Clara
Buck Shaw Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
The Gulf of Seattle people
Washington Seattle
Link century Stadium
Two thousand and seven
Two thousand and nine
Vancouver Whitecaps
British Columbia Province, Vancouver
British Columbia Stadium
Two thousand and nine
Two thousand and eleven
Dinamo Houston
Texas, Houston
BBVA Kangbaishi Bank Stadium
Two thousand and five
Two thousand and six
Sporting Kansas City Kansas City, Kansas Sports stadium One thousand nine hundred and ninety-five One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six

Team
City
Stadium
Join the year
eastern league
chicago fire
Illinois a king
Toyota Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-eight
Columbo crew
Columbus, OH
Columbo crews Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
D.C. United
Washington DC
Robert F Kennedy Memorial Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Montreal Impact
Quebec Province, Montreal
Shapto Stadium
Two thousand and twelve
The new England revolution
Foxborough in Massachusetts
Gillette Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
New York Red Bull
New Jersey Harrison
Red Bull Arena
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Philadelphia Union
Pennsylvania, Chester
PPL Stadium
Two thousand and ten
Toronto FC
Ontario Province, Toronto
The Bank of Montreal Stadium
Two thousand and seven
New York FC
New York City, New York
Yankee Stadium
Two thousand and thirteen
Two thousand and fifteen
Colorado Rapids
Colorado Trade City
Dick sports stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Dallas FC
Fries, Texas
Dallas football stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
The Milky Way Losangeles
Carson, California
The Home Depot Center Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
Portland Timbers
Portland Oregon
Nigel Devin Stadium
Two thousand and eleven
Real Salt Lake
Utah Sandy
Rio Stadium
Two thousand and five
San Jose Earthquakes
California Santa Clara
Buck Shaw Stadium
One thousand nine hundred and ninety-six
The Gulf of Seattle people
Washington Seattle
Link century Stadium
Two thousand and nine
Vancouver Whitecaps
British Columbia Province, Vancouver
British Columbia Stadium
Two thousand and eleven
Dinamo Houston
Texas, Houston
BBVA Kangbaishi Bank Stadium
Two thousand and six
The team disbanded

  

  

  
Team
City
Stadium
During the event
Miami fusion
Fort Lauderdale
Lockhart Stadium
1998 - 2001
Tampa Bay rebellion
The United States Chivas
Tampa
Carson City
Raymond James Stadium
Home Depot Center
1996 - 2001
2005 - 2014

The team disbanded
Team
City
Stadium
During the event
Miami fusion
Fort Lauderdale
Lockhart Stadium
1998 - 2001
Tampa Bay rebellion
The United States Chivas
Tampa
Carson City
Raymond James Stadium
Home Depot Center
1996 - 2001
2005 - 2014

The United States occupation football league rule

When is the Union created the United States, is the first 90 minutes of the countdown time by the end of the game, as long as the end time. The game uses 35 codes such as a single ball unique showdown mode. The offensive player started running outside the area, must be in 5 seconds to shoot the ball into the opponent's goal. The goalkeeper can stop scoring with the attack way. But the unique rules did not attract the attention of the audience also makes us love the traditional football fans away from the league, so the league in 1999 will be a single ball after the draw to cancel tiebreake.
The Golden Globe mode 2000-2003 season in the league, if the two teams draw 90 minutes, then each half 5 minutes of overtime, overtime scored first in the game. The start of the 2004 season to cancel the Golden Globe in the traditional mode, 90 minutes each draw 1 points. Now the competition rules and the mainstream of the world football match exactly the same.
With NBA similar, the same is divided into eastern and Western teams, using the same regular season and playoffs double League mode, after the regular season division standings and total standings list. The season began in 2015 that regions before two and the total score of the top eight teams and 12 team playoff stage.
The 2015 season playoff semi-final stage, two direct access to the respective district things before third to sixth to the first round of the playoffs (third VS sixth, fourth VS fifth), additional matches were taken a single playoff semi-final by the first mode; fourth VS and fifth additional match winner, second VS third and sixth playoff winners take two round (calculated away goals); the final also take two round, the finals will take one game.

The United States occupation football league The previous champion

Competition season
  
Team Competition season Team
1996 D.C. United 1997 D.C. United
1998 chicago fire 1999 D.C. United
2000 Kansas City Wizards 2001 San Jose Earthquakes
2002 The Milky Way Losangeles 2003 San Jose Earthquakes
2004 D.C. United 2005 The Milky Way Losangeles
2006 Dinamo Houston 2007 Dinamo Houston
2008 Columbo crew 2009 Real Salt Lake
2010 Colorado Rapids 2011 The Milky Way Losangeles
2012 The Milky Way Losangeles 2013 Sporting Kansas City
2014 The Milky Way Losangeles 2015 Portland Timbers
2016 The Gulf of Seattle people
  

  

The United States occupation football league Title number

Team Title number Won the year
The Milky Way Losangeles Five 2002, 2005, 2011, 2012, 2014
D.C. United Four 1996, 1997, 1999, 2004
Sporting Kansas City Two 2000, 2013
San Jose Earthquakes Two 2001, 2003
Dinamo Houston Two 2006, 2007
chicago fire One One thousand nine hundred and ninety-eight
Columbo crew One Two thousand and eight
Real Salt Lake One Two thousand and nine
Colorado Rapids One Two thousand and ten
Portland Timbers One Two thousand and fifteen
The Gulf of Seattle people
  
One
  
Two thousand and sixteen
  

The United States occupation football league The results

The United States occupation football league The 2011 final

By the famous star Beckham The Milky Way led the Losangeles team in November 20th in the major league soccer occupation (MLS) battle for the championship in a 1:0 victory over dynamo Houston, win the finals.
Seventy-second minutes, Beckham header the ball to dynamo the edge of the area from Ireland teammates Robbie Kean Through the Houston defender line, the ball with his teammates after the 29 year old striker and Captain Donovan Make a patient, beautiful "two a" small proportion,
Finally, by Donovan calmly complete lore. The Houston team after conceding launched a fierce counterattack, but because the team assists Brad Davis due to injury in the final, the team failed to counter the Milky Way formed a deadly threat. The 1:0 score remained to the end.
This is the Milky Way Losangeles team following the 2002 and 2005 third times won the MLS championship, and the 36 year old Beckham in 2007 to join the Losangeles team after the Milky Way, the first time to help the team win the championship finals.

The United States occupation football league The 2012 final

Beijing time on December 2, 2012, the seventeenth session of the American League finals to compete in the Losangeles occupation
The Milky Way, Beckham helped Losangeles beat dynamo Houston with two beautiful assists, successfully defending champion. While the U.S. major league career with the title for his 5 and a half years Beckham on a satisfactory conclusion.
The game is his 117th and last time on behalf of the Milky Way battle scene of tens of thousands of fans hit farewell banners and chanted the name of Beckham.
With the help of the Milky Way successfully defended Beckham in the British flag, with his sons to celebrate the win, he said: "I bring a lot of fun here, if this is the only thing that I left, I also feel satisfied."

The United States occupation football league The 2013 final

In 2013 the United States occupation football league (MLS) finals 7 Harding Park, sporting Kansas City by a fierce shootout in a 7:6 win over the Royal Salt Lake City team championship again in 2000 after the removal of the title.
The Royal Salt Lake City team the first goal, missed the finals of the Saborio fifty-second minute volley. But the athletic team did not give up, in the backward situation has occupied the initiative, Colin athletics team in seventy-sixth minutes through a header to pull the score to 1:1, a competitive team won the number one hero.
The penalty shootout was thrilling, 9 round after the two sides drew 6:6. The key moment, Colin shot from a hit, and the Royal Salt Lake City team Nelson shot was shut out of the crossbar. Finally, athletics team with the ball wins narrowly.
This is the sports team in the history of the second seat MLS trophy. For the first time in 2000, when the team's name is also called the "Kansas City wizards".

The United States occupation football league The 2014 final

In December 7th, the 2014 finals of American occupation football league. The Milky Way Western champion Losangeles team than the 2 to 1 victory over the eastern new champion England team, won the championship. This is the Milky Way champion Losangeles team fifth big league.

The United States occupation football league The 2015 final

In December 6, 2015, the NBA Finals in Major League soccer match in the occupation, the Portland lumberjacks team than the 2 to 1 victory over Columbo in the crew, joining the fifth season in the league's first championship.
 The Portland lumberjacks celebrate the moment of victory The Portland lumberjacks celebrate the moment of victory

The United States occupation football league The 2016 final

In December 11th, the 2016 season of American Football League down the curtain. The Gulf of Seattle people and Toronto FC In the finals the regular time goalless draw, eventually, the Gulf of Seattle people to score 5:4 away win over opponents with a penalty shootout, won the first league championship. It is worth mentioning that, due to arrhythmia, the Gulf of Seattle head No. Clint Dempsey Missed the season most of the game, but the team is still working to create the best record in team history.

The United States occupation football league Star and influence

July 13, 2007 England star David Beckham Losangeles joined the Milky Way, become a new member of the U.S. occupation of Major League soccer league. In 2007, Beckham joined the Milky Way after Losangeles, the United States occupation football has received worldwide attention, popularity and league level straight up, attracted a large number of former European red star. The Milky Way immediately before the introduction of the Tottenham and Liverpool striker Robbie Kean New York, which is Red Bull signed former Barcelona forward Henry Marcos and former Everton defender, headed King Cahill But, Nesta After leaving Milan in Montreal.
In June 2, 2014, the American occupation big Alliance Army New York FC The official announced that the team has already signed the Spanish international striker David Villa . La Liga in front of God is the 32 year old New York FC history as the first player, the new season he will wear the number 7 shirt.

The United States occupation football league Easy to

In fact, the United States is the "oldest international football" nursing homes, Bailey, Cruyff and other stars in the United States had to play the heat. Football in the United States is not the most popular items, but the United States is very attractive football star as "pension place", there are two possible reasons:
First, for years into the occupation but not to enter into life in the bowl, to the beautiful scenery, beautiful;
Second, the United States open entertainment life, love to play stars is a real paradise. Matthaeus, de John Kaf, Donadoni, Valderrama, Stoichkov, Gade Muller, Best, Eusebio, so Cruyff, Bailey and other stars have to shine in the major leagues.
The world cup in South Africa U.S.A Create a ratings record, Americans are more interested in football, more and more investors, union in 2011 from the 16 team expanded to 18 teams. Beckham, Henry and Nesta are posterchild.

The United States occupation football league The American Football League launched a new brand identity

The American Football League (MLS) was held in New York today launched a new brand identity. 2015 will usher in a major league for twentieth seasons, from the beginning of the major league will enter a brand-new stage next year, there are many exciting new changes.
The city of New York city FC and Orlando FC have been identified in 2015 to join the league, Atlanta also has a club will join in 2017, but the football star David Beckham in preparation for a major league club based in Miami.
Media cooperation, the alliance will begin to cooperate with ESPN, FOX and Univision in the United States, Canada's Associated Media is TSN and RDS.
The stadium, currently has 15 clubs playing in the newly built or rebuilt in the stadium, a new stadium and Jose Orlando will be completed in 2015 and 2016.
In recent years, more and more world class football star has been or will be landing in major league games, including Clint Dempsey, they Michael Bradley, Jermaine Diff, Omar Gonzalez, Matt, Graham, Jermaine Joan Beasley, Susie, Kaka, Morris Edu, David David Villa and Frank Lampar.
The new brand identity and cohesion represents the major league the next stage of the vision in 2022 to become one of the best football league in the world.
The source contour peltate is most common in the football world's badge shape, red, white and blue three colors are from the United States and Canada's flag, the boundary line is the outline of the football field. On behalf of the speed and strength of slash from football badge The outline at a 45 degree angle direction angle, on behalf of the game and never stop the big league rising trend. At the same time, the 45 degree diagonal will also divided into "badge" in the second half and half".
The upper left red zone are major league English the abbreviation "MLS" below the three stars represent the major league club, three brands of pillar of country and society. The lower right is a blank area open, the world will bring you into the big league.