For five seasons in Germany, she represented FFC Frankfurt, one of the top clubs in Europe and the world. She came back to the USA to play in the new National Women's Soccer League and is looking forward to having those same lessons learned in the highly competitive pro game replicated on U.S. soil so that she, and many other American players, can maximize their potential.
Community leaders are having a hard time getting to first base on talks about a new stadium in the region for baseball's Tampa Bay Rays. But a group of investors says it plans to build a nearly 30,000-seat, $400 million stadium somewhere in Central Tampa by 2016 — for pro soccer.
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