The president of Houston’s professional soccer teams is stepping down to become president of the Houston World Cup Bid Committee. 

Chris Canetti will remain with the teams until his contract ends on Dec. 31, according to a press release. He has been with the Houston Dynamo since the team’s first season in 2006 and became president in 2010, making him longest-tenured MLS team president, per the release. A successor was not named in the Oct. 26 release, but Canetti will help the team with their…

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Dynamo president steps down to lead Houston World Cup Bid Committee