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It’s official: St. Louis gets an MLS team, building on city’s ‘rich soccer tradition’

The female-majority team ownership of the new St. Louis MLS team, announced Aug. 20, 2019.

August 20, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com After decades of hoping for St. Louis soccer fans, it’s official: The city will get a Major League Soccer team. Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber announced Tuesday in St. Louis that MLS has awarded an expansion team to the city, ca...

Major League Soccer expected to announce today that St. Louis gets a team

The #MLS4TheLou ownership group posted this image to Twitter just before the expected announcement of the St. Louis team.

August 20, 2019

The word on the street is that St. Louis is going to get a Major League Soccer team. MLS Commissioner Don Garber is appearing in St. Louis today to announce that St. Louis has been selected as the site of the league's 28th team, according to reports. The team will play in a mostly privately fina...

Major League Soccer team could come to St. Louis through privately backed stadium

Major League Soccer team could come to St. Louis through privately backed stadium

October 12, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Hopes were revived this week for a Major League Soccer team coming to St. Louis as two local families announced an effort officially branded “#MLS4TheLou” that would include a mostly privately funded stadium near Union Station. Some socc...

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