MLS (Mejor Soccer league is a men’s professional soccer league sanctioned by the United States Soccer Federation, which represents the sport’s highest level in the United States and Canada. The 2022 Major League Soccer season will be the 27th season of Major League Soccer (MLS). With the addition of Charlotte FC as an expansion club, which takes the league to 28 total teams in the 2022 season. With 28 teams in 2022, each team will play two games, home and away, against every team in its conference and one game against all but four or five of the teams in the opposite conference. The MLS regular season is followed by a postseason knockout tournament to determine the league champion.
Major League Soccer 2022 is targeting to begin on February 26 and conclude on October 9. The final of the MLS is scheduled to take place on November 5, sixteen days prior to the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Despite the uncertainty brought on by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The MLS is Back Tournament took place during the 2020 Major League Soccer season to mark the league’s return to action after being suspended as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tournament was held behind closed doors from July 8 to August 11, 2020, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida, near Orlando.
The MLS 2022 prize money pool could increase depending on the situation. The official prize money list hasn’t been published yet.
Here’s the prize money list of MLS:
|Round of 16
MLS is back tournament total prize money was around $1.1 million. The tournament winner earns $300,000 and a confirmed place in the CONCACAF Champions League. The runner-up gets $150,000 while the two semifinal losers collect $100,000 each. The quarterfinalist teams will receive $47,500 each. For making the Round of 16, eight different teams earned $20,000 and each group-stage win resulted in $14,000. The prize money structure is similar to that of the league’s regular-season and playoff bonuses under the collective bargaining agreement.