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Source: NYCFC Prepping Proposal To Build Soccer-Specific Stadium At Belmont Park

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 26 / 17

NYCFC is "preparing to submit a proposal to develop a soccer stadium at Belmont Park racetrack," according to a source cited by Jim Baumbach of NEWSDAY. A bid would "put the team in competition with the Islanders’ plans to develop their own new hockey arena" at the site. The deadline to "answe...

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