D.C.’s incoming mayor says the new soccer stadium proposed 16 months ago can still happen, even though she wants to alter a key element of the plan.
More than 15 months after plans for a new soccer stadium at D.C.’s Buzzard Point came out, a study says it would definitely spark new economic growth. But it would also be the most expensive Major League Soccer stadium in history, and the proposal as it stands may short-change the District, according to a new study commissioned by the D.C. Council.
D.C. United leading scorer Luis Silva has a hamstring injury that could put him out for the rest of the season.
All-star goalkeeper Bill Hamid tied a career high with eight saves for his fifth shutout of the season in D.C. United’s 3-0 victory over Toronto FC on Wednesday night.
The D.C. councilmember who could end up deciding the fate of a proposed new soccer stadium for D.C. United will hold two public hearings on the project.
The D.C. Council will hold a hearing on the proposed new soccer stadium at the same time the U.S. plays a pivotal World Cup game against Germany.
D.C. United has released new renderings of its proposed Buzzard Point stadium in an effort to drum up support before the City Council’s public hearing.
One week after an epic radio call of Fabián Espíndola’s game-sealing goal, Frank Hanrahan has another epic play-by-play call, this time calling Espíndola’s dud penalty shot “one of the worst penalty shots I’ve ever seen.”
D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson says the next mayor will play a “pivotal role” in whether the city moves forward with a deal to build a new soccer stadium for D.C. United.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray plans to submit legislation to the D.C. Council outlining his plan to build a stadium for Major League Soccer’s D.C. United.