Soccer Bowl 2011 was the North American Soccer League's postseason championship final of the 2011 season. It was the first championship match held by the new NASL and the first Soccer Bowl since 1984. Also known as the NASL Championship series 2011, the event was contested in a two-game aggregate match between the NSC Minnesota Stars and the Fort Lauderdale Strikers. The first leg was held on October 22, 2011 at National Sports Center in Blaine, Minnesota, while the second on October 29, 2011 at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
After a two-day competition, the NSC Minnesota Stars became the 2011 NASL champions, and the first of the new league.
The NSC Minnesota Stars and the Fort Lauderdale Strikers respectively won their semifinal games. This earned both teams the right to compete for the league title.
October 22, 2011
6:30 pm CDT
F - 1st Leg
October 29, 2011
7:30 pm EDT
F - 2nd Leg
2011 NASL Champions: NSC Minnesota Stars