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MLS rebuffs rich offer tied to relegation

MP & Silva would pay $4B for 10-year global media rights deal, but league isn’t interested
MLS quietly rebuffed a bold offer that would have quadrupled its media rights fees a full six years before those rights even came to market. There was one catch to the offer. And it was a big one. The league would have had to put a promotion/relegation system in place — the same system that...

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