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Toyota Stadium Upgrades Exceed Budget, But FC Dallas Owners To Pay $15M Difference

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 22 / 17

The price tag for renovations to FC Dallas' Toyota Stadium has exceeded its $40M budget "once again," but the club's owners have "committed to kicking in" the extra $15M, according to Valerie Wigglesworth of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. Changes and upgrades to the project, which "includes space" for the...

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