Tuesday, April 18, 2006

MLS to St. Louis?

MLS for STL? Expansion planned in 2008


  • St. Louis, which has been on the outside looking in at Major League Soccer since the league began in 1996, could be close to landing a team.

Twenty questions with Commissioner Garber

  • St. Louis: Another great soccer market ... we continue to have discussions with a few potential owners for an expansion team in St. Louis, and each prospective owner realizes that a soccer-specific stadium is needed to bring an MLS team to the area.

ST. LOUISANS IN MLS

  • Brad Davis, Chaminade, SLU (Dynamo)
  • Jack Jewsbury, SLU (Wizards)
  • Will John, SLU (Wizards)
  • Chris Klein, DeSmet High (Real Salt Lake)
  • Steve Ralston, Oakville High (Revolution)
  • Bobby Rhine, Hazelwood Central (FC Dallas)
  • Pat Noonan, DeSmet High (Revolution)
  • Matt Pickens, Borgia High (Fire)
  • Taylor Twellman, SLU High (Revolution)
  • Tim Ward, SLU (Crew)

Also changes coming to the Busch:

Foul poles at Busch to be replaced

  • It's barely two weeks old, but already, two key features of the new Busch Stadium will soon be coming down. During opening week about 300 fans found themselves in full priced seats but with prime views of a foul pole.

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