Category Archives: MLS- Expansion

Report: Atlanta Falcons “far along in negotiations” for MLS franchise

Atlanta Falcons president Rich McKay says they’re moving along in negotiations with MLS for a potential expansion franchise in Atlanta. Continue reading »

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MLS Miami Notes: Claure hopeful of increase in MLS DP slots, Beckham noncommital on LeBron inclusion, & more

Marcelo Claure hinted at the possibility of there being more Designated Players slots available by the time the MLS Miami franchise kicks off, David Beckham touched on the status of LeBron James, and more notes from the MLS Miami announcement. Continue reading »

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With 2017 the target, Beckham and Claure are bullish about making MLS Miami a hit

With the MLS Miami expansion bid now a reality, David Beckham and his partners are confident about making things work in a market where MLS has failed before. The group has targeted the year when the new team will launch, and believe the pieces are in place to make MLS Miami a hit. Continue reading »

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Beckham exercises option to own MLS expansion franchise in Miami

David Beckham has exercised his option to become an MLS owner and has selected Miami as the site of a future MLS franchise. Continue reading »

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Report: Garber, Beckham expected to announce expansion plans on Wednesday

By DAN KARELL A stadium deal isn’t yet in place, but David Beckham and Major League Soccer are looking very likely to return to Miami. Beckham has exercised the clause in his contract to buy into MLS as an investor-operator … Continue reading »

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Report: Beckham, Garber to rally support for Miami soccer-specific stadium next week

David Beckham and MLS commissioner Don Garber are reportedly planning on holding a news conference in Miami next week to rally support for a privately funded soccer-specific stadium in the South Florida metropolis. Continue reading »

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Report: Garber to meet with San Antonio officials about potential MLS expansion bid

Don Garber is reportedly set to visit San Antonio and meet with officials over a potential MLS expansion bid. Continue reading »

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Report: Beckham to begin stadium negotiations with Miami-Dade county

David Beckham and his potential ownership group are reportedly going to begin negotiating with Miami-Date county for a site to build a soccer-specific stadium. Continue reading »

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Orlando City add Alvarez as second MLS player signing

Orlando City SC have signed former USL Pro MVP Yordany Alvarez as their second MLS player signing and have acquired him on loan for the upcoming season. Continue reading »

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MLS expected to announce Beckham’s expansion plans in February

While MLS isn’t yet ready to award Miami an MLS franchise, the league are expected to announce an update to David Beckham’s expansion plans within the month. Continue reading »

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Orlando City make Molino first MLS signing

By MIKE GRAMAJO Orlando City Soccer Club still has more than a year to go before they officially kick a ball in Major League Soccer, but that hasn’t prevented the expansion club from making its first signing. After being named … Continue reading »

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Minnesota United joining forces with Twins to explore possibility of landing MLS team

The NFL’s Minnesota Vikings may have local competition in the quest for landing an MLS franchise, as NASL’s Minnesota United FC and MLB’s Twins have joined forces to explore the possibility of securing a team in the near future. Continue reading »

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