MLS 25th anniversary remains quiet milestone amid pandemic
April 5, 2020
Sporting Kansas City coach Peter Vermes is cautiously optimistic that Major League Soccer can still have a full season.
But what that might look like is anyone's guess.
MLS was supposed to be celebrating its 25th year, but for now it remains a quiet milestone amid the coronavirus pandemic. Monday marks the anniversary of the league's first game, when the San Jose Clash hosted D.C. United at Spartan Stadium before 31,000 fans.
The league has overcome crisis before, like in 2002 when the MLS contracted by two teams and its future was in doubt. But nothing quite like this.
"I think one of the...