Hammer Down! Legion FC to host first playoff game in club history on Nov. 7th

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Birmingham Legion FC taking on Atlanta United in February 2020. Photo via Legion FC Facebook

Hammer Down and buy a ticket! For the first time in franchise history the Birmingham Legion FC is hosting a home playoff game on Sunday, November 7 at 4:00PM against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC.

In an effort to make BBVA Field (or “The Bank”) as inhospitable as possible for the visitors, the club has slashed playoff ticket prices. Let’s pack the place Birmingham!

Here are the prices below — get your ticket today online or reach out to the Legion FC Ticket Office at 205-791-7145.

How the USL Playoffs Work

The Legion qualified for the playoffs on the heels of a 9 game unbeaten streak that was snapped last Saturday by Louisville City. Sixteen teams punched their ticket for the single-elimination USL Championship Playoffs. Home field advantage in the Eastern and Western Conference Quarterfinals went to the top two teams in each of the four divisions. Finishing 2nd in the USL Central Division secured the Legion a home playoff game.

Here is the path to the USL Championship Game.

Support the Three Sparks

Now, more than ever, the Legion needs your support. 

Haven’t been to a game? It is an incredible fan experience. Expect food trucks, games and giveaways. Come early on Sunday afternoon – bring the entire family.

The atmosphere will be electric.  There will be singing, drums beating and cheers led by the Legion’s Supporters Group – Magic City Brigade.

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Mayor Randall Woodfin and the Brigade’s Nic Gulas leads a cheer during the game. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Click here for more match day information.

Most importantly, come support the Legion. This team is a class act on and off the field. Not only do they play beautiful soccer — they give back to our community — supporting groups like Children’s Harbor, United Way and the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.

Get Your Ticket

Be a part of Birmingham professional sports history — come out and cheer on the Legion’s first ever home playoff game. Let’s send them through to the next round.

See you at the game on Sunday, November 7th when the Legion takes on the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC. 

Hammer Down!

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Pat Byington
Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.
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