The more popular Liga MX and the MLS are rivals fighting for some of the same fans, players, coaches and all the rest, but there are increasing signs of a tightening relationship that raises the prospect of the two leagues becoming one. Photograph: Getty Images

Last September’s inaugural US Leagues Cup final, played in Las Vegas between Cruz Azul and Tigres, didn’t draw much of an audience beyond the 20,132 f(...)

Start of the MLS season is in doubt because of a possible players’ strike over contract agreements. Photograph: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images

Major League Soccer is on the verge of a players’ strike as talks on a new collective contract have failed to bring a deal with just two days until th(...)