Michelle Kaufman

March 9, 2014 12:01 AM

Michelle Kaufman: MLS proves naysayers wrong as it begins its 19th season

So much for the naysayers back in the late 1990s who thought Major League Soccer didn’t have staying power. Here we are, entering season No.19, with exciting expansion teams in New York and Orlando set to begin in Year 20 — and plans for a David Beckham team in Miami a few years after that.

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About Michelle Kaufman

Michelle Kaufman


Michelle Kaufman grew up in Miami and graduated from UM in 1987. She has worked at the St. Petersburg Times and the Detroit Free Press and has been with the Miami Herald since 1996. She has covered 13 Olympics and 6 World Cups.

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