Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank, left, shakes hands with Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber, right, as former professional soccer player Alexi Lalas, rear left, looks on during a press ... more 
Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank, left, shakes hands with Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber, right, as former professional soccer player Alexi Lalas, rear left, looks on during a press conference announcing the city will be getting an MLS expansion team, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Atlanta. MLS announced its newest franchise Wednesday, unveiling an expansion team for Atlanta that will begin play in 2017 at the city's new retractable roof stadium. The team will be owned by Arthur Blank, who also owns the NFL's Atlanta Falcons. He donned a traditional soccer scarf and was serenaded by a burgeoning fan group that calls itself "Terminus Legion," a reference to the city's former name. (AP Photo/David Goldman) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David Goldman
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 10:09 PM EDT