1. Inter Miami has been hit with another suit as it seeks to find a home before its 2020 launch
as an MLS expansion team. FXE Futbol has
sued David Beckham's ownership group and the city of Fort Lauderdale after Fort Lauderdale commissioners gave approval for Inter Miami, favoring the MLS group over FXE Futbol, to redevelop the site of
Lockhart Stadium and build a new 18,000-seat stadium that would serve as its MLS home for at least 2020 and 2021. Inter Miami has also been in negotiations with the city of Miami to build a stadium as
part of a development at Melreese golf course. 2. The Chicago Red Stars signed a broadcasting deal to air 16 of their 23
remaining NWSL games on NBC Sports Chicago.
Seven games, including Saturday's home opener against Portland, will air on NBC Sports Chicago+. In addition, authenticated NBC Sports Chicago
subscribers will able to view a live stream of every Red Stars telecast at NBC Sports Chicago's Web site. 3. The Columbus
Crew hired Neil McGuinness as its director of scouting.
McGuinness was the first-team senior scout at Celtic when it signed Virgil Van Dijk, now at Liverpool, and most recently he worked for the
Qatar Football Association as a recruiter.