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Fort Lauderdale Strikers shop stadium sites

Former soccer star Ronaldo among team’s owners

January 15, 2015 03:34PM

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Plans for the Strikers new stadium, location to be determined

Plans for the Strikers new stadium, location to be determined, and former soccer star Ronaldo.

Former soccer star Ronaldo Luis Nazário is looking at potential sites for a new stadium and soccer academy in Broward.

Ronaldo, a newly-minted part owner of the Fort Lauderdale Strikers,  reportedly took a helicopter ride with Ricardo Geromel and investor Carlos “Wizard” Martins to look for new sites for the soccer team.

The team’s ownership group is actively looking for a new permanent home, the Sun Sentinel reported. The trio also have plans to open a soccer academy in Broward.

“We have a beautiful project,” Matins said. “I’m one of the investors to develop a chain of academies, not only in South Florida but around the United States.” [Sun Sentinel]Katherine Kallergis

  • jb

    very cool

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