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Don Garber Quotes

We hope this program will further encourage the millions of soccer fans in this country to contribute to helping the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Don Garber
#Country

This is the market they've got their sights set on.
Don Garber
#Market

Absolutely. Dallas is not a playoff contender. They had one of the worst seasons in the history of our league. They need impact immediately, and they will get that. Dallas needs to have somebody that's going to help them win some games as they get ready for moving into their new complex in 2005.
Don Garber
#History

Toronto would be an excellent addition to Major League Soccer under the leadership of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, one of the preeminent sports and entertainment companies in the world. We are enthusiastic about bringing an MLS team to Toronto and are prepared to host the 2008 All-Star Game and an MLS Cup in Toronto by 2012.
Don Garber
#Entertainment

Toronto would be an excellent addition to Major League Soccer under the leadership of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, one of the preeminent sports and entertainment companies in the world, ... We are enthusiastic about bringing an MLS team to Toronto and are prepared to host the 2008 All-Star Game and an MLS Cup in Toronto by 2012.
Don Garber
#Entertainment

In the immediate and long-term future, today's news will prove to be a historical turning point for the sport. These recent developments further solidify soccer's standing and value as a major television property in the United States with even greater future potential.
Don Garber
#Future

In the immediate and long-term future, today's news will prove to be a historical turning point for the sport, ... These recent developments further solidify soccer's standing and value as a major television property in the United States with even greater future potential.
Don Garber
#Future

We're a changing country. The people against us are older and not engaged in the game. Our focus remains expanding the dominance of soccer as the No. 1 sport among Hispanics living in the U.S.
Don Garber
#Country

You've got lots of Hispanics in this market. You've got lots of people playing soccer here who are not Hispanic. It's a market that we think has a very, very high potential for soccer in this country. They've had great success here over the years.
Don Garber
#People

MLS reiterates its belief that the use of performance-enhancing substances compromises the integrity of professional sports,
Don Garber
#Belief

Doug will be dearly missed as his legacy of passion and dedication to the sport will always be remembered.
Don Garber
#Dedication

We never intended for the team's name to offend any member of the Houston community. We listened hard to the fan reaction and believe that the Houston Dynamo name is an exciting, appropriate and locally relevant new team brand.
Don Garber
#Community

Pizza Hut Park is clearly becoming a major destination for marquee soccer events in the United States. The tremendous support by the entire soccer community in North Texas for MLS Cup 2005 makes Pizza Hut Park — one of the premier soccer complexes in the world — the perfect choice.
Don Garber
#Events

Pizza Hut Park is clearly becoming a major destination for marquee soccer events in the United States. The tremendous support by the entire soccer community in North Texas for MLS Cup 2005 makes Pizza Hut Park - one of the premier soccer complexes in the world - the perfect choice.
Don Garber
#Events

Pizza Hut Park is clearly becoming a major destination for marquee soccer events in the United States, and we're pleased to host MLS Cup 2006 at one of America's great soccer facilities. The tremendous support by the entire soccer community in North Texas for MLS Cup 2005 makes Pizza Hut Park - one of the premier soccer complexes in the world - the perfect choice.
Don Garber
#Events

Pizza Hut Park is clearly becoming a major destination for marquee soccer events in the United States. The tremendous support by the entire soccer community in North Texas for MLS Cup 2005 makes Pizza Hut Park -- one of the premiere soccer complexes in the world -- the perfect choice.
Don Garber
#Events

[The] city council vote represents a historic moment for the city of Toronto and Canadian soccer. We look forward to continuing to work with MLSE to finalize an agreement for an MLS expansion team.
Don Garber
#Soccer

It was good business for the NFL to do that.
Don Garber
#Business

After review of these drafts, and given the fact that the terms of the previously negotiated agreement are no longer being honored, MLS and its owners will no longer consider San Antonio as a candidate for an MLS team in 2006.
Don Garber
#Agreement

The strongest likelihood for us getting a deal done in that market are with people who understand real estate, who have the wherewithal to be able to fund a public-private partnership and who have the political experience to work there,
Don Garber
#Likelihood #Real Estate