FC Cincinnati breaks ground on $250M stadium: PHOTOS

Ground has finally been broken – at least in a ceremonial sense – on FC Cincinnati’s $250 million soccer stadium in the West End.

The team poised to move up to Major League Soccer as an expansion franchise next season held the groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday afternoon with several hundred fans in attendance and a host of dignitaries on the stage, including MLS commissioner Don Garber.

“This is the realization of a very big dream,” FC Cincinnati president and general manager Jeff Berding…