Major League Soccer launched a press release Thursday on the continuing discussions between the league and the MLS Gamers Association:
Major League Soccer and the MLSPA continue to fulfill day by day to handle the impression of the COVID-19 pandemic on the League in 2021 and past. Though we’ve got not finalized a new Collective Bargaining Settlement and stay aside on some key points, discussions this week have been productive, and we’ve got made progress. Because the negotiations have reached a complicated stage, the League has prolonged the negotiating interval by 24 hours to offer each alternative to finalize an agreement by 11:59 p.m. ET on Feb. 5.