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Chicago 2016 Olympic Qualifying Events Could Be Held In LA, DC

03/23/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

If Chicago is selected to host the 2016 Olympic Games, cities as far away as Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles could get in on the action.

The Chicago 2016 bid committee on Friday announced that it was considering venues across the country to host preliminary rounds of the soccer competition. The medal-round matches would be played at Soldier Field.

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