MLS, Beckham To Launch Miami Team If Stadium Plans OK'd

Law360, Miami (February 5, 2014, 8:10 PM EST) -- David Beckham and Major League Soccer went public Wednesday in Miami with plans to bring an expansion team to the city, on the condition the former English soccer star's ownership group is able to build a downtown stadium.

Beckham and MLS Commissioner Don Garber delivered the news at a packed press conference alongside Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez outside the new Perez Art Museum of Miami.

“We together have no doubt that it will be a very successful MLS team,” Garber said, thanking a group of...
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