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MLS attendance takes big jump 
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MLS attendance takes big jump
by Paul Kennedy on Monday, Apr 20, 2015 9:23 PM EDT
MLS average attendance is on course to smash the league record set last year and top the 20,000 mark for the first time. Through Week 7, MLS is averaging 20,873 fans a game, up almost 16 percent from the league average after Week 7 a year ago. Most impressively, the average attendance of the 17 returning teams is up almost 5 percent compared to last year through the same number of dates.

  
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"There are a lot of ways of finding out when training is. And it is not as if there is that much traffic in Wolfsburg."

-- VfL Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs on Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner's tardiness for Friday practice leading to him getting dropped from the squad for last weekend's 1-1 tie with Schalke 04. Wolfsburg has a population of 123,000. (Guardian)