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Data Shows Soccer Properties Lead The Way In Followers Across Major Social Platforms

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 19 / 17

Attendees at the '17 CAA World Congress of Sports tomorrow morning will hear from three major stakeholders in the sport here --  MLS Commissioner Don Garber, U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati and CONCACAF President Victor Montagliani, who also serves as a FIFA VP. The session is timely, as acc...

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