NORTH MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) — A renowned club team from Argentina flew into South Florida to make a special request on Tuesday.READ MORE: How's This For A Photobomb? Palm Bay Cop Takes Selfie With Gator Stuck In Storm Drain
Members of the soccer team the Boca Juniors, recently named by FIFA as the club of the decade, was set to appear at North Miami Beach City hall Tuesday evening to ask for approval to build a $2.2 million soccer stadium.
The group would want to build the stadium at a park in the area, using the team’s money to fund the construction.READ MORE: CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Booster Shots Of Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
The move is part of the teams established franchise for the U.S.A that will start operating from the State of Florida, according to the group.
Their U.S. project is set to be managed by staff in Miami.MORE NEWS: Former FDA Commissioner: Delta Variant May Be Last Major Wave Of Infection