West Ham's Olympic Stadium Defense Is Bullshit
Keeping the Olympic Stadium around was a bad idea that has only gotten worse. Here's how West Ham ghosted in and put one past London's taxpayers.
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Is the DOJ's FIFA Corruption Sting Just 'For-Profit Policing' Run Amok?
The United States went to great lengths to prosecute FIFA. But was the ultimate goal just to make money from civil asset forfeiture?
Orlando City SC's Not So Magical Kingdom
Orlando City's new soccer stadium deal looks too good to be true. That's because it is.
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David Beckham's Path to a MLS Stadium in Miami Just Keeps Getting Twistier
From downtown waterfront, to an empty lot in Overtown, Miami Beckham United has not exactly taken the Miami political scene by storm in their efforts to get a stadium built.
Is FC Monterrey’s New Stadium Really “The Environmental Crime of the Decade?"
How cronyism in Monterrey, Mexico turned a beautiful park into a parking lot.
Inside LAFC's Stadium Maneuvering: Can Something Come From Almost Nothing?
LAFC may not have a team or name, but their owners know how to play the stadium-finance game
Minnesota Disunited: The Fight Over an MLS Stadium in Minneapolis
The fight over MLS in Minneapolis involves feuding ownership groups, feuding government bodies, and feuding stadium plans.
How David Beckham's Miami MLS Stadium Deal Turned Into a Disaster
The English soccer star was supposed to bring the sport to Miami, but failed stadium proposals have him neck-deep in the all-elbows world of Miami politics.