Mark Abbott Visiting

Major League Soccer President Mark Abbott to Visit Orlando on Monday

ORLANDO, Fla.— Orlando City SC announced Friday that Major League Soccer (MLS) President Mark Abbott will be in Orlando on Monday to meet individually with Orange County Commissioners prior to Tuesday’s vote on completion of funding for a new, downtown soccer stadium. Orlando City President Phil Rawlins will accompany Abbott in each of the meetings.

If the vote passes through the Orange County Commissioners meeting Tuesday afternoon, the club would be able to enter into final negotiations with MLS to award an expansion team.

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September 11, 2020: Major League Soccer has announced the 2020 regular season schedule through the end of September. From September 18-27, each MLS club will compete in three regular season matches. Additional 2020 MLS regular season matches will be announced pending further developments regarding travel protocols. Attendance at matches will be determined in accordance with applicable state and local guidelines.