Drew Brees: Soccer complex at the Fly a 'tremendous project'

Drew Brees: Soccer complex at the Fly a 'tremendous project'

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is publicly supporting the development of a soccer complex at the Fly.

In a tweet Brees says the project to build a sports complex on the land fills a great need for our children and maintains perfect land use balance for the Fly.

Brees is a major donor for the project.

The sports complex would use 2 1/2 acres of the 40 acre space.

Many critics don't want to see any changes to the green space.

A change.org petition now has more than 7,000 signatures.

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