|A rendering of what the new Vikings stadium would look like for the MLS.|
Earlier this month, Michele Kelm-Helgen, chair of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, told us "there's discussions going on with the MLS about getting an franchise here but nothing that's finalized." The idea, of course, is that an MLS team could play its home games at the new Vikings stadium.
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There still hasn't been anything finalized at this point, but judging by comments made during a conference call today by MLS Commissioner Don Garber, the Twin Cities has the inside track to land a team.