Come to Skyline Park - Block 1 after work to celebrate the start of MLS All-Star Week and kickoff the weekend
Some quick shots – a new film about US soccer fans is in production –Muerte o Gloria – The Rise of the American Soccer Fan
The sights, sounds, and smells are unmistakable. The loud booming drums, the thousands of voices modifying classic tunes to besmirch the opponent, smoke bombs, giant tifo’s of famous players and coaches are now an MLS tradition. There is nothing like being in a supporters section during a soccer match
Although it is always important to look towards the future, sometimes it is good to take a step back and see where things have come.
In a week where Major League Soccer and former Los Angeles Galaxy player David Beckham announced their intention to add an expansion franchise, the newest trailer for "Muerte O Gloria", a documentary about the rise of the American soccer fan, was released.
Major League Soccer's popularity has seen a major uptick in recent years.
Expansion teams like the Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers, the masterstroke rebranding of Sporting Kansas City and the sustained success of a fellow small-market team like Real Salt Lake have served as great examples of how connecting with your fans can be the tipping point for securing an immediate legacy