BREAKING: The MLS Commissioner will be in Nashville tomorrow for a big announcement!
A 27,500-seat stadium costing $275 million will be built by the team and city at the fairgrounds, which is a few miles from downtown, and the club may play at a temporary location like Vanderbilt University until it is completed, the Post reported.
Ronaldo wants guard of honour from Barca
They're a strong team, and they'll give us a good game. "We are going home to relax, and then turn our attentions to El Clasico". The guard of honour, known as "pasillo" in Spain is not taken lightly when it comes to Real Madrid and Barcelona .
Ryanair agrees to meet with cabin crew unions
In addition to union recognition, Ryanair pilots are seeking collective bargaining agreements and some changes to contracts. Michael O'Leary said Ryanair "will now deal with our pilots through recognised national union structures".
Attackers seize building near training centre of Afghan spy agency in Kabul
Another government official said the attack was near the intelligence agency training center. Both the Taliban and the IS group have carried out deadly attacks in Kabul in the past.
Sacramento is competing with Cincinnati and Detroit for that second spot. A Miami ownership group spearheaded by former superstar David Beckham may get approval this winter. Seeking an even number, MLS is likely to have one newcomer start in 2019 and two in 2020.
"It looks like Detroit's bid for its own Major League Soccer team might be a miss", Metro Times editor Lee DeVito concludes now that Nashville is picked as one of two 2020 expansion cities.
With both Sacramento and Cincinnati now having successful USL franchises as the center pieces of their bids, life will go on whatever happens and they'll both continue to get big crowds and attract interest. The other cities are Charlotte, Raleigh, Tampa, Indianapolis, San Antonio, Phoenix, St. Louis and San Diego. Nashville has drawn large crowds for global matches but has nearly no soccer history. And those for the MLS didn't do a good enough job at convincing city voters WHY this was actually good for them.