MLS notes: Red Bulls put focus on accommodating fans with special needs

Red Bulls general manager Marc de Grandpre was so committed to making sure young fans with autism and their families were welcomed to the team's matches that he gave up his office.

Inspired by his 10-year-old daughter Julia, who is on the autism spectrum, de Grandpre paved the way last spring when the Red Bulls became the first Major League Soccer team to create a "sensory room" to provide a safe space for young fans who might get overwhelmed in a stadium environment.

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