Legion FC hosting first FREE youth clinic at Protective Stadium, August 27

Legion FC
(Birmingham Legion FC)

If there is one thing about the Birmingham Legion FC — it’s their special relationship with their young fans and families. After every home game, win or lose, kids are let loose on the field to seek out an autograph or a hug from their hometown heroes. 

Legion FC hosting first-ever Youth Clinic at 1:30

This Sunday, August 27th,1:30PM at Protective Stadium before the 4:00PM game against Detroit City, the Legion is about to do something that is unheard of in professional sports.

 In celebration of Youth Night presented by @Publix – the club is holding their first ever Youth Soccer Clinic with a number of the Legion FC men’s and women’s players and staff.

That’s right. Before the match at 1:30PM budding local youth soccer superstars will have an opportunity to learn from the pros. 

Any kid aged 6-16 is welcome – all they need is a ticket to the 4:00PM match that afternoon, which starts at $10.

“Every player remembers when they fell in love with the game. Seeing kids light up when they meet our players on the field and now seeing them get to play on the field at Protective Stadium before the match this Sunday- it brings that feeling back. Legion is proud to be a part of more young players’ stories – growing their skills in our new youth program and growing soccer in Birmingham.” ~ Jay Heaps, Legion FC  President and General Manager

How to participate in the clinic + more freebies

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Want to inspire your kid and give them an opportunity to learn from the Three Sparks? 

RSVP for the clinic and get your tickets for the game.

In addition to the clinic and the game there are a couple more specials on Sunday.

  • First 1000 fans get a free t-shirt! (If you are there early for the game – you will be the first in line!)
  • Complimentary Facepaint Bar
  • And of course after the game, meet the players on the field at Protective Stadium
Legion FC
(Birmingham Legion FC)

Big Game on Sunday

Legion FC
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Make Sunday a special day with the family. Give your kid an opportunity to learn the game he or she loves from one of their heroes and watch a “must-win” home game against the team from the “Motor City” — Detroit City FC.

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Pat Byington
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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