Professional Soccer is coming to Birmingham

Team owners pose with USL President Jake Edwards and USL Birmingham Vice President Morgan Copes on Tuesday at the announcement of Birmingham’s new soccer team. (Photo, USL)

Hundreds of soccer fans gathered at Good People Brewing Company on Tuesday evening to hear the good news. United Soccer League President, Jake Edwards, was in town to make the announcement: Birmingham is getting their own professional soccer team. The team will make their USL debut in 2019 and plans on playing downtown.

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