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Minnesota United FC Owner McGuire Quiet On Hold-Up For Construction On New Venue

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 29 / 16

Minnesota United FC Owner Bill McGuire is "keeping mum about what the hold-up might be" on when construction of the proposed MLS stadium in St. Paul might start, "except to say that land and stadium design issues remain complicated," according to Frederick Melo of the ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS.&nb...

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