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MLS Preparing for Return to Action in Early July, Says it Supports Peaceful Protests

Cheddar - Sports
While Major League Baseball continues to haggle over details for a return and the NBA doesn't tip off until late July, Major League Soccer is set to take the pitch. All 26 clubs will converge at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on July 8 for the MLS is Back Tournament. The tournament will be played without fans as the league resumes its 25th season. Dan Courtemanche, Executive Vice President of Communications for Major League Soccer, breaks down the league's plan for the safety of its personnel and how the league will approach players peacefully protesting.