- Posted by Drew Epperley
- On October 29, 2008
- 16 Comments
- MLS Cup, New Trophy
Some news out of the league from office today. Major League Soccer revealed its newly redesigned MLS Cup trophy, named for soccer visionary Philip F. Anschutz. The sterling silver trophy, created by Tiffany & Co., was unveiled this morning in a ceremony at the jeweler’s New York flagship store on Fifth Avenue. The Philip F. Anschutz Trophy will be presented at this year’s MLS Cup on Sunday, November 23.
Honestly, I want to see the trophy in person and compare it to the old trophy which I always felt worked well for the league. I will let you all be the judge of it though about if the change is too much or just right.
Here is a side-by-side comparison of the two trophy’s, which the new one of the right and the old one on the left (the Alan I. Rothenberg Trophy)
Who can forget the very first MLS Cup trophy: