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Shatel: Many minor league teams have failed in Omaha, but here's why soccer has a chance

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Owner and CEO of Alliance Omaha Soccer Gary Green, left, and United Soccer League Senior Vice President Steven Short celebrate their partnership during a press conference.

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Gary Green is a baseball man from New York, but he’s a businessman and sports fan who knows what fans want.

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Werner Park will be reconfigured to accommodate a regulation soccer field.

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