Major League Soccer

Erich Schlegel-USA TODAY Sports
January 15, 2019 - 4:42 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin has officially been awarded its first major league sports franchise. Major League Soccer officially welcomed Austin FC as its 27th club, set to begin play in the spring of 2021. MLS Commissioner Don Garber, flanked by Austin FC Chairman & CEO Anthony Precourt and Austin...
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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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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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Dreamstime
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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