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What They're Saying
April 23rd, 2014 3:29PM

TAGS:  mls, soccer business, world cup 2014


"The net effect will be to reinforce football's [soccer's] presence to such an extent, it will even become a regular presence on shows like 'Around the Horn.' General sports fans will accept soccer in general, and MLS in particular as a real sports league. The era of America's 'Major Leagues' referring to just four sports will be over ..."

-- Charlie Stillitano, president and CEO of Relevent Sports, promoter of the Guinness International Champions Cup, on the impact the 2014 World Cup will have on the American sports scene. (ESPNFC)

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