Columbus Crew

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October 12, 2018 - 5:41 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- It looks like the Columbus Crew may be staying in Ohio after all. Major League Soccer officials provided an update Friday afternoon , revealing a potential new ownership group to take control of the Columbus franchise and a plan to launch an expansion franchise in Austin. New to...
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August 15, 2018 - 4:42 pm
AUSTIN (AP) — Columbus Crew owner Anthony Precourt got a major boost to his effort to move the Major League Soccer club to Texas when the Austin City Council voted Wednesday to move ahead with a plan for a new, privately funded stadium on city land.
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August 15, 2018 - 8:27 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Major League Soccer is one step closer to reality in Austin, after City Council voted Wednesday afternoon to direct City Manager Spencer Cronk to negotiate and execute an agreement with Precourt Sports Ventures. The vote was 7-4, and followed nearly five hours of discussion and...
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August 09, 2018 - 11:57 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- The debate - and a vote - on Austin's possible Major League Soccer stadum is headed to extra time. Austin City Council members voted late Thursday night to postpone further discussion, and call a special meeting next Wednesday. The move came after 20-plus amendments were piled on a...
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August 08, 2018 - 12:23 pm
By JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' thriving capital city may finally become a major league sports town. It will just take moving a bedrock franchise of Major League Soccer out of its home turf to do it. Anthony Precourt, owner of the Columbus Crew , has been pushing for...
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July 28, 2018 - 10:20 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- City officials released a term sheet Friday night , outlining a proposed deal to build a Major League Soccer stadium on city-owned land at McKalla Place . City Council will debate the deal, with public comment, in a special-called meeting on Wednesday, August 1, as well as its...
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June 29, 2018 - 6:07 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- In their last scheduled meeting before a summer break, Austin's City Council voted early Friday morning to begin discussions on a potential Major League Soccer stadium and a potential $925 million bond package on November's ballot. City Council voted unanimously to begin...
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