Gores-Gilbert Bid To Bring MLS Franchise To Detroit Gets New Support From Ford FamilyThe partnership between Detroit Pistons Owner Tom Gores and Cleveland Cavaliers Owner Dan Gilbert seeking to bring a Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise to Detroit announced today that the William Clay Ford family, which owns the Detroit Lions, is joining the effort.
MLS Gaining Respectability, Soccer League 'On A Good Path'There was a time when Major League Soccer depended on a shortlist of marquee names to generate excitement about a match.
Tom Gores And Dan Gilbert Submit Application To Major League Soccer For Expansion Team In DetroitDetroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert announced today that they have submitted an official application to Major League Soccer (MLS) to bring an expansion franchise to downtown Detroit.
Detroit MLS Bid Comes Amid Minor League Soccer Boom In AreaThat's certainly true at DCFC games. The players aren't exactly household names. Fans go because of the atmosphere and the excitement of being part of something that they're all helping build.
Michigan Matters: Major League Soccer In DetroitWhat are prospects for a MLS team in Detroit and having a new stadium built for it at the controversial Wayne County Jail site?
Warren Evans Feeling Pressure After Gilbert's Soccer Stadium ProposalDespite his tough stance, the Wayne County executive said there is pressure on him now after Gilbert's public announcement.
Dan Gilbert Announces Plans For $1B Soccer Stadium At Failed Jail SiteThe problem? He doesn't own the land.
Terry Foster: Wayne County Committed To Jail Despite Gilbert's Plea For Soccer Stadium [VIDEO]It seems as if the people who run the county disagree and are committed to this disaster.
Terry Foster Calls Out 'Idiots' Who Want To Finish Wayne County Jail Instead Of Adding SoccerYou cannot help but shake your head at this eye sore that is only trumped by the train station urban blight on the other side of downtown.
Tom Gores And Dan Gilbert Team Up To Bring Major League Soccer To DetroitDetroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert announced today they are partnering to bring a Major League Soccer (MLS) club to downtown Detroit.
Tom Gores And Dan Gilbert Tweet About Professional Soccer Team; Possibly To Detroit?Dan Gilbert tweeted out, "Hey @TomGores, you know what's great about sports? One moment you're rivals & the next day, you can be rooting for the same team…"
St Louis, Sacramento Among Leading MLS Expansion CandidatesHe said other candidates, in priority order, were Detroit; San Diego; San Antonio; Austin, Texas; and Cincinnati.