Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Barcelona Wants MLS Team in Miami

Big clubs want a piece of the American consumer's dollar:

“We hope our bid is strong enough to be selected,” Joan Laporta, the president of Barcelona, said in a telephone interview from Miami. “This is part of our four-year strategy to develop our image in the States and in this case we believe that Miami is the gateway to America for a lot of people from South and Latin America.”