Coronavirus Updates

Jul 4, 2019; Frisco, TX, USA; A view of the game ball and MLS logo before the game between FC Dallas and the D.C. United at Toyota Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

By Alex Barth,

Major League Soccer suspended its season Thursday morning due to Coronavirus concerns, according to multiple reports.

The 2020 season, the league’s 20th, began just two weeks ago. Two MLS teams were in action as recently as Wednesday, with New York City and Atlanta FC taking part in separate CONCACAF Champions League Matches.

The New England Revolution were 0-1-1 to this point. They played Saturday at Gillette Stadium. Their next game was scheduled for this Sunday, also at Gillette.

The league has released the following statement:

This is a developing story, more information will be added as it comes in…

Alex Barth is a writer and digital producer for Any opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of 98.5 The Sports Hub, Beasley Media Group, or any subsidiaries. Thoughts? Comments? Questions? Hate mail? Let him hear it on Twitter @RealAlexBarth or via email at

Sign me up for the 98.5 The Sports Hub email newsletter!

Get the latest Boston sports news and analysis, plus exclusive on-demand content and special giveaways from Boston's Home for Sports, 98.5 The Sports Hub.

By clicking "Subscribe" I agree to the website's terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.