MLS2STL Fan Rally Monday at Ball Park Village

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber will return to St. Louis on Monday, March 27, to meet with fans in a celebration of the city’s soccer history and discuss the opportunity for an MLS expansion club to St. Louis. Garber will be joined by members of the SC STL ownership group, numerous local soccer luminaries, […]

Community Benefits Agreement with St. Louis Announced by SC STL and MLS

The City of St. Louis and the SC STL ownership group working to bring a Major League Soccer expansion team to St. Louis today jointly announced an unprecedented Community Benefits Agreement to invest millions of dollars in our children and community as part of the proposed stadium ordinance and financing agreement that will be decided […]

Saint Louis FC Preseason Coming to an End

Following a loss to the SLU Billikens (0-1) and a scoreless draw in Springfield against Energy FC, fans of Saint Louis FC are asking when/where are the goals going to come from. The 0-3 loss to Tulsa, a team they beat 7-1 last season, displayed to my eyes the lack of a creative scorer capable […]

MLS2STL Financials Released

Following the submission of a formal application to Major League Soccer to bring MLS2STL, the SC STL group met with the Ways & Means committee again to present their Financial Package for approval. Per Katy Hessel from Fox2, by a 4 to 3 vote the committee approved a financial plan in which the city would […]

St. Louis Soccer Stadium Bill Advances

The St. Louis Board of Aldermanic Ways and Means Committee first rejected, and then approved, a revised proposal for a St. Louis Soccer Stadium that now advances to the full Board of Alderman. Via Post-Dispatch Aldermen Scott Ogilvie, 24th Ward, and Stephen Conway, 8th Ward, switched their votes. Board of Aldermen President Lewis Reed added […]

St. Louis MLS Stadium Update

A significant news scoop overnight as St. Louis Soccer Report, a blog begun in May that is focused primarily on Saint Louis FC, has released a letter from to the SC STL/MLS2STL group offering $80 million dollars for the St. Louis MLS Stadium. The letter, offered in full on the STLSoccerReport website, is from […]

St Louis MLS Ownership Announcement

A Missouri-based, St. Louis MLS ownership group announced on Thursday a sweeping plan to pursue an MLS expansion team for St. Louis – and a new downtown, soccer-specific stadium for the club to call home. Known as SC STL, the group will fund much of the construction of the stadium project, which is estimated to […]

St. Louis MLS2STL Soccer Group Stadium Efforts Continue

While I’ve been ‘distracted’ by State Cup and the Large School Finals, additional information regarding the possible stadium site by Union Station has been identified by the Post-Dispatch. The short answer – a sales agreement for land north of Highway 40 and due West of Union Station between the City of St. Louis and MODOT […]

Major League Soccer Coming to St. Louis?

Welcome a new contributor here at SoccerSTL. Ryan Nelson has indicated an interest in writing about US Soccer and the Professional game within our shores. He open’s his contributions with a topic of major interest – Major League Soccer! —— Major League Soccer (MLS) is seeking an expansion team and St. Louis, MO, might become […]

Foundry Saint Louis Targets #MLS2STL

As you may have heard by now, a new group has thrust themselves into the discussion regarding #MLS2STL (aka bring Major League Soccer to St. Louis). The group has branded themselves “Foundry Saint Louis” and have a website, a Facebook Page and a Twitter account. More details, light as they are, can be found below. […]