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Major Link Soccer: Zlatan is the most profitable player for MLS

Also: Copa Libertadores could be coming to USA; World Cup in Seattle; major change in leadership of USSF and more

MLS: Los Angeles Galaxy at Minnesota United FC Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Seattle soccer

World Cup games could cost Seattle millions, most recouped | KIRO-TV
Preliminary projections show it would cost more than $10 million for the city of Seattle to host World Cup soccer games but city officials say most of that money would be reimbursed or recouped.



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Several earthquakes strike off Vancouver Island, with no reports of damage | CBC News
A series of three large earthquakes struck off the coast of British Columbia late Sunday, followed by aftershocks early Monday morning.

Dungeons & Dragons – Town Hall Seattle

Invictus Games: Athlete comforted in moving on-court moment - BBC News
UK competitor Paul Guest was embraced by his team-mate after being unsettled by a helicopter.

Roman Reigns reveals he has leukemia - Cageside Seats
He has relinquished the Universal championship, but maintains this is not a retirement.

Truck driver cited, faces $136 fine after metal balls spill on West Seattle street | KOMO
SEATTLE, Wash. - The Seattle Police Department cited the truck driver for failing to secure the load in Wednesday’s steel ball spill where 44,000 pounds of heavy balls rolled out of an 18-wheeler truck. The citation carries a $136 fine. The spill happened on West Seattle’s Genesee Hill as rush hour was getting underway. Several cars were damaged but no one was hurt.


Report: Atlanta United negotiating with Guillermo Barros Schelotto for manager position - Dirty South Soccer
The saga that won’t end.

Closing Shot: ‘You’re welcome’
Zlatan makes Galaxy money

Galaxy's Zlatan Ibrahimovic tops list of best-selling MLS jerseys in 2018 |

United pulls out stops for a well-attended farewell at TCF Bank Stadium | The Dickinson Press

USL and other lower divisions

Player Tryouts
Sacramento Republic FC will host five separate Open Tryouts sessions presented by Western Health Advantage ahead of the 2019 USL season.

US national teams

U.S. Soccer Federation CEO Dan Flynn stepping down - sources
Dan Flynn will step down as CEO and secretary general of the U.S. Soccer Federation some time next year, sources have confirmed to ESPN FC.

Report: Dan Flynn to depart US Soccer - Stars and Stripes FC
Changes at Soccer Mansion

U.S. soccer executive Dan Flynn to step down - The Washington Post
The federation was in financial dire straits when Flynn accepted the job in June 2000. The USSF now sits on a $150 million reserve.

World soccer

theScore - Barcelona president reveals new badge design has been canned
Barcelona president reveals new badge design has been canned

Manchester City may delay Frenkie de Jong Ruben Neves moves - sources
Manchester City are ready to wait until the summer to strengthen their squad despite missing out on a holding midfielder, sources have told ESPN FC.

The final of the Copa Libertadores 2020 in Miami or Los Angeles? - Yellow Double
Well, that would certainly be interesting.

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