Post Tagged with: "Major League Soccer"

Possible Mexican Team Elimination Sparks Worries in U.S.

Possible Mexican Team Elimination Sparks Worries in U.S.

Mexican, Sports October 10, 2013 at 3:18 pm

If Mexico’s national team fails to qualify for the 2014 Brazil World Cup, business losses will follow.

Players play a game in a makeshift soccer field at Flushing Meadows Park. (Photo by larryrrr, Flickr Creative Commons License)

Opinion: Plans for Flushing Meadows Park Kick Off without Latino Players

Latino, Opinion, Queens, Sports April 29, 2013 at 4:29 pm

Latino soccer fans and players are being excluded from the ongoing debate on the proposed construction of a soccer stadium and tennis courts in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens. A Queens Latino editorial says the debate should include those who use the park the most.

From left, John Ferrera, Jack Friedman, Inga Juan Jose Peralta and Brett Lashbrook. Photo by Javier Castano via Queens Latino

Some Latino Businesses in Queens Support Controversial Stadium

In the News, Latino, Queens, Sports January 23, 2013 at 6:38 pm

Latino businesses in Queens support the construction of a soccer stadium in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, arguing that the location’s proximity to a large soccer-loving Latino population would boost business and create jobs. But opponents believe it will destroy the park.