The Major League Soccer is the premier soccer league in the USA and Canada. Let us know all the facts about the Major League Soccer teams and their formation.

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The Facts about Major League Soccer Teams

There are total 19 MLS clubs in USA and Canada which are divided into two conferences, Eastern Conference and Western Conference. Each club is allowed to keep 30 players in its roster. These 30 players then are allowed to be the part of 18 members playing team on the game day. MLS started with 10 teams and was expanded to 19 teams in 2005. There will be 4 more teams added in future. Here is the detail about all the MLS teams in brief.

All the Information about the Major League Soccer (MLS) Teams

Eastern Conference – MLS

Chicago Fire (1998) | City: Bridgeview, IL | Stadium: Toyota Park | Sponsor: Quaker

Columbus Crew (1996) | City: Columbus, OH | Stadium: Columbus Crew Stadium | Sponsor: Barbasol

DC United (1996) | City: Washington, DC | Stadium: RFK Stadium | Sponsor: Leidos

Houston Dynamo (2006) | City: Huston, TX | Stadium: BBVA Compass Stadium | Sponsor: BHP Billiton

Montreal Impact (2012) | City: Montreal, QC | Stadium: Saputo Stadium | Sponsor: Bank of Montreal

New England Revolution (1996) | City: Foxborough, MA | Stadium: Gillette Stadium | Sponsor: United Healthcare

New York Red Bulls (1996) | City: Harrison, NJ | Stadium: Red Bull Arena | Sponsor: Red Bulls

Philadelphia Union (2010) | City: Chester, PA | Stadium: PPL Park | Sponsor: Bimbo

Sporting Kansas City (1996) | City: Kansas City, KS | Stadium: Sporting Park | Sponsor: Ivy Funds

Toronto FC (2007) | City: Toronto, ON | Stadium: BMO Field | Sponsor: Bank of Montreal

Western Conference – MLS

Chivas USA (2005) | City: Carson, CA | Stadium: StubHub Center | Sponsor: No Sponsor

Colorado Rapids (1996) | City: Commerce City, CO | Stadium: Dick’s Sporting Goods Park | Sponsor: Ciao Telecom

FC Dallas (1996) | City: Frisco, TX | Stadium: Toyota Stadium | Sponsor: AdvoCare

LA Galaxy (1996) | City: Carson, CA | Stadium:  StubHub Center | Sponsor: Herbalife

Portland Timbers (2011) | City: Portland, OR | Stadium: Providence Park | Sponsor: Alaska Airlines

Real Salt Lake (2005) | City: Sandy, UT | Stadium: Rio Tinto Stadium | Sponsor: LifeVantage

San Jose Earthquakes (1996) | City: Santa Clara, CA | Stadium: Buck Shaw Stadium | Sponsor: No Sponsors

Seattle Sounders FC (2009) | City: Seattle, WA | Stadium: CenturyLink Field | Sponsor: Xbox

Vancouver Whitecaps FC (2011) | City: Vancouver, BC | Stadium: BC Place | Sponsor: Bell Canada

Future Teams of MLS

New York City FC (2013) | City: New York, NY | Stadium: Yankee Stadium | Joining in 2015

Orlando City SC (2013) | City: Orlando, FL | Stadium: Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium | Joining in 2015

Atlanta (2014) | City: Atlanta, GA | Stadium: New Atlanta Stadium | Joining in 2017

Miami (2014) | City: Miami, FL | Stadium: Miami MLS Stadium | Joining in – Yet to be decided

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