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St. Louis Scores Major League Soccer Expansion Team For 2022 Season

St. Louis soon will be home to a top-tier professional soccer team. Major League Soccer officially awarded St. Louis an expansion team on Tuesday. 

The team will begin play in spring 2022 in a new stadium to be built just west of Union Station. Construction could begin in January, according to team officials. The team's name, logo and colors have not yet been finalized. 

"It is with great pride that we welcome St. Louis to Major League Soccer," league Commissioner Don Garber said Tuesday morning.

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the US and China, and bilateral trade and investment has grown from $2.3 billion in 1979 to $636 billion in 2017. 

Closer to home, we celebrate the first Sino-American sister cities relationship between St. Louis and Nanjing, while US-China trade tensions are at an all-time high.

What does this mean for the next 40 years?

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