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MLS Digital’s Suite of Products Continues To See Significant Growth

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MLS Digital’s Suite of Products Continues To See Significant Growth
Free Preview of MLS LIVE This Weekend
 
NEW YORK(May 9, 2013) - Major League Soccer announced today that MLS Digital - with products including MLSsoccer.comand the MLS MatchDay App - is continuing to see progress across its product line, with significant growth in mobile traffic and engagement, as well as MLS LIVE, MLS’ subscription game streaming service. MLS LIVE has increased subscribers by 50 percent year over year.
 
With a $59.99 subscription, fans have access to more than 230 out-of-market games across multiple digital platforms: computer, iPhone, iPad, Roku, and Panasonic TVs, plus the ability to stream games to Apple TV via Airplay. One subscription provides access on all devices. Much like the other 2013 mobile applications, MLS LIVE has been completely redesigned to provide a sleek new look and enhanced functionality for the current season.
 
This weekend (May 11 – May 12) MLS LIVE will be free for MLS fans who do not already have a subscription. To participate, MLS supporters must create an account at http://live.mlssoccer.com/mlsmdl/
 
This year for the first time, MLS Digital has partnered with MLS partner el Jimador to launch the "Free Stream of the Week," a sponsored digital game of the week, available each week on MLSsoccer.com
 
MLS Digital’s free 2013 mobile applications (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows 8) have been rebuilt to provide enhanced functionality for MLS fans. This new functionality has driven a 30 percent increase in mobile downloads.
 
Download the MLS MatchDay 2013 App for Apple, Androidand Windows 8.
 
“MLS Digital continues to super-serve the soccer fan,” said Chris Schlosser, Vice President, MLS Digital. “We are always striving to provide our fans with best-in-class digital experiences. This is translating into significant increases in usage and revenue.”