Michelle Kaufman

Michelle Kaufman

Beckham group can learn from Orlando City’s success

There are many similarities between David Beckham’s plan for a Miami Major League Soccer stadium in Overtown and Orlando City’s new stadium in poor historically black Parramore district.

Soccer

Miami FC sits atop NASL standings after Puerto Rico victory

Miami FC owner Riccardo Silva spent big bucks to sign veteran players and improve FIU Stadium. The investment appears to be paying off, as the team reached the top of the NASL standings last week. Meanwhile, in MLS, Atlanta United is averaging a league-high 49,000 fans in its inaugural season.

About Michelle Kaufman

Michelle Kaufman

@kaufsports

Michelle Kaufman grew up in Miami and graduated from UM in 1987. She has worked at the St. Petersburg Times and the Detroit Free Press and has been with the Miami Herald since 1996. She has covered 13 Olympics and 6 World Cups.

Videos

How noisy are the noises in South Florida?

Using a decibel meter, the Miami Herald measured the volume levels on some common annoying noises in South Florida.
José A. Iglesias Miami Herald
How noisy are the noises in South Florida? 0:57

How noisy are the noises in South Florida?

UM quarterback Malik Rosier 2:40

UM quarterback Malik Rosier

Don Mattingly talks about the Marlins' 4-1 loss to Oakland 2:23

Don Mattingly talks about the Marlins' 4-1 loss to Oakland

Dolphins' Julius Thomas talk to the media after OTAs 1:38

Dolphins' Julius Thomas talk to the media after OTAs