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We, as SDSU alumni, should absolutely reject the Measure G option that bears our university’s name on this November ballot.
Jason’s group recently endorsed the SDSU plan and that kicked off a great back and forth about both Measures G and E. The conversation revolved around the city’s lack of leadership, the future of SDSU in our community, whether or not the window for MLS expansion will close, and the possibility of the Chargers or the NFL coming back to town.
Of course, in recent months, any conversation regarding a professional soccer team in San Diego tends to (unfortunately) be political. With competing ballot initiatives from SoccerCity and SDSU for a highly valuable tract of land in Mission Valley, these conversations will only continue to be more publicly charged as we get closer to the November election. With that in mind, we’ll save the number-crunching, the political drama and the tiresome minutiae of each plan for another article.
On the surface level, it’s easy to at first assume that the documentary from the San Diego native is only about soccer. Although many fans will be eager to watch the details of the sporting history of Club Tijuana, Cashman’s film isn’t afraid to look past the eye-catching Estadio Caliente and focus on the more humble surroundings outside of the stadium.
Photo: Itzel Segura / The San Diego Chronicle
Former United States Men's and Women's National Team players Landon Donovan and Shannon Mac Millan, who have both joined the SoccerCity team were on hand to thank fans for their support and to have a little fun in a family-friendly environment akin to what SoccerCity would cultivate in the heart of Mission Valley.