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FOXBORO, MA - JULY 30: Douglas Costa #11 of Juventus scores the game winning penalty kick against Alisson Becker #1 of Roma during the International Champions Cup 2017 match at Gillette Stadium on July 30, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Juventus defeat Roma 6-5 in penalties. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Hey Charlotte…Looks like we could be closer to a Major League Soccer Team!

Currently there are 29 teams in the league, with Sacramento officially given an expansion team last month.

Charlotte is making a strong bid, while Las Vegas and Phoenix have been reportedly in the mix too. At his annual State of the League, ahead of Sunday’s MLS Cup, President Don Garber said “It’s fair to say Charlotte has done a lot of work to move their bid to the front of the line. It starts with David Tepper, passionate about our sport and very passionate about Charlotte.”

Read more about Tepper’s bid here

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