MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Organizers for the USA Cup, a major international youth soccer tournament held annually in Minnesota, say the games can’t go on.READ MORE: Family, Friends Search For Keegan Oyugi, 26, Last Seen Near Prior Lake
Each July, 1,200 soccer teams from around the world compete in the tournament at the National Sports Center in Blaine.READ MORE: High E. Coli Levels Close Lake Hiawatha, Bde Maka Ska Thomas Beaches
This year, organizers say it’s just not possible to keep players, staff and spectators safe.
The city estimates the tournament generates more than $36 million for the area.MORE NEWS: COVID In Minnesota: 84 Cases, 5 Deaths Reported, Positivity Rate Falls To 1.3%
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