San Antonio was not one of four cities announced by Major League Soccer today as finalists for two expansion franchises.
The MLS Board of Governors, with representatives from each current team, will meet on December 14 to discuss the final presentations and a decision on the two expansion teams will be made before the end of the year. With two new teams in this round and another two franchises afterwards, the total number of teams would rise to 28. Gilbert and Gores will speak on behalf of Detroit's bid, according to an MLC release.
Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence
Waymo claims that when Levandowski left Google, he took with him more than 14,000 confidential files containing trade secrets. Jacobs said that Uber reached a $4.5 million settlement, including a consulting contract, after he was sacked .
As for the hypothetical team potentially playing at Ford Field, the group supporting the team said that it "would expand existing capabilities of Ford Field, creating intimate soccer-specific experience in the heart of Detroit's resurgent downtown core". The city's second-division club, Republic FC, draws regular sellouts and the team has begun pre-construction work on a privately-financed soccer stadium in the downtown railyard.
The Sounders averaged 42,636 fans per game in 2016 at CenturyLink Field. New York City FC was third with 27,196 per game while the New England Revolution had 20,185. They're averaging 48,200 people per game.
'Mindhunter' Has Been Renewed For A Second Season By Netflix
It is a chilling reenactment of the real Kemper's interviews, and sent chills down our spines while watching. The Mindhunter cast includes Jonathan Groff , Holt McCallany, Anna Torv, Hannah Gross and Cameron Britton .
Those attributes include being directly in downtown Detroit, giving fans a sight line slop of 17 degrees in the lower level, different seating configurations for crowds ranging from 26,000 to 64,000 and the fact that they've previously hosted four US Soccer worldwide matches.
The prospective soccer franchise would play games at Ford Field, as Lions owner Martha Firestone Ford joined forces with Gilbert and Gores to help bolster Detroit's bid.
Destructive 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season comes to an end!
This was the first year on record in which the continental United States was hit by two Category 4 hurricanes, Harvey and Irma. On this final day of the Atlantic hurricane season, there are no systems present that pose a risk for future development.
"This is the moment we've all been waiting for", Nagle said.