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MLS wage cuts, Liga MX ditches pro/rel & more: Freedom Kicks for 4/20/20

And a trippy-ass movie you should see.

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Hey good morning, apparently things are still happening, and we have a bunch of links to prove it!

MLS discussing drastic wage cuts with players’ union - sources (ESPN): The NBA has agreed to 25% I think and I doubt MLS would do more but what do I know.

Health Officials Recommended Canceling Events with 10-50 People. Then 33,000 Fans Attended a Major League Soccer Game. (ProPublica): Seattle invented virus hotspots?

Rooney: MLS taking advantage of trade structure, hindering American players (NBC Sports): Go on Wayne Rooney.

In case you don’t feel like going through there, here is the thread by Quincy Amarikwa:

Liga MX suspends promotion-relegation for next five years (ESPN): The Ascenso seems to be going away too, and I don’t know what this means for foreign players in Liga squads, but yeesh.

With DA ending, MLS-Liga MX rivalry set to extend to youth level (MLS): Well then!

Federico Higuaín dijo que si Gonzalo vuelve a River sería por una decisión de vida (Grupo La Provincia): Pipa chats about the road to this point.

Ulises Segura es claro: ‘’Soy saprissista y ellos siempre serán la primera opción’’ (Columbia 98.7): Uli talks about things if he couldn’t play here anymore, and also talks about his time here.

Leo Jara: “Todos los días me preguntaba por qué me tuve que ir de Boca” (Clarin): Last year’s right back talks of his time before and after the loan.

Meanwhile, mazel tov Julian Gressel!

Utah Royals to acquire Sarah Bouhaddi, Dzsenifer Marozsan from French club (STL Trib): Utah’s NWSL team grabs France’s goalkeeper and Germany’s number 10, so the pocketbooks are opening!

Finally The Lighthouse is a 2019 black and white film (with Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson), about two guys working in a remote sea type building and trying to avoid going crazy. It came to Prime Video last week, and it’s eerie as all get out. Trailer ahoy mateys