MLS Offseason Calendar | Dates to know

The 2018 MLS season officially comes to a close on Saturday, December 8, when Atlanta United FC will host the Portland Timbers in MLS Cup, thus paving the way for a series of offseason events as clubs ramp up preparations for the 2019 season.

From the Expansion Draft (as MLS welcomes FC Cincinnati to the fold) to the Re-Entry Draft, Elizabeth Pehota walks through the dates you need to know in the coming weeks.