MLS Team Appears Headed To Nashville; No Word On Detroit
21 December, 2017, 01:13 | Author: Lora Ball
Major League Soccer is expected to announce Wednesday that Nashville will be the location for a new professional soccer team to debut around 2020. Why can't MLS to Miami be put on hold and an extra team be added in this round of expansion so Sacramento, Cincinnati and Nashville will all join in 2019?
None of the 12 expansion candidates - even Nashville - really come close to having the support that Cincinnati and Sacramento have shown.
Nashville meets the three criteria deemed most important to MLS - an approved stadium, a soccer-hungry public and an ownership group with deep pockets to cover the $150 million expansion fee.
Oh well - a hopeful city still can turn its eyes to the next Major League Soccer expansion in 2022. Owners and officials representing the expansion markets will make presentations to MLS Commissioner Don Garber and the league's expansion committee on December 6 in NY.
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