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1. Florida State women's coach Mark Krikorian isn't interested in the U.S. women's national team head coaching job. He told the Tallahassee Democrat that U.S. Soccer approached him multiple times and every time he's said he's not interested. Krikorian has led the Seminoles to national titles in 2014 and 2018. He is considered one of the college game's best international recruiters. He coached the USA to a bronze medal at the 2004 U-19 Women's World Championship and worked with the senior national team when it finished second at the 2011 Women's World Cup.

2. MLS's Columbus Crew will hold ground-breaking ceremonies on its new downtown stadium on Oct. 10. The 20,000-seat venue will be located on a 33-acre site in the Arena District and cost an estimated $230 million to build. The event will be open to the general public and feature music and food truck concessions.

3. Argentine Yamil Asad is headed back to D.C. United in 2020, signing a pre-contract after becoming a free agent in July. Asad, 25, recorded nine goals and eight assists in 30 MLS games in 2018 after which his loan from Velez Sarsfield expired.
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