Austin Bold FC is an American professional soccer team located in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2017, the team made its debut in the USL Championship in 2019.  
Stadium [ edit ]
The club plays at Bold Stadium on the grounds of the
Circuit of the Americas race track, to be located between the amphitheater and the grand plaza. The first goal in the stadium was scored by  Kleber Giacomazzi in a 1–0 win against San Antonio FC on March 30, 2019.
Ownership [ edit ]
Bobby Epstein, chairman of the Circuit of the Americas, has led the ownership group after becoming majority owner in 2017. He is currently involved in a public relations battle with
Anthony Precourt, the primary owner of Austin FC, who had been sanctioned by Major League Soccer to create a franchise in Austin after selling his stake in the Columbus Crew amid controversy. Epstein has been criticized for his tactics, including hiring petition campaigners who are accused of lying to the public.  
Players and staff [ edit ]
As of July 31, 2020 
Austin Bold Academy Contract
Team records [ edit ]
Year-by-year [ edit ]
As of November 2, 2019
1. ^ Top scorer includes statistics from league matches only.
Head coaches [ edit ]
Includes USL regular season, USL playoffs, U.S. Open Cup. Excludes friendlies.
Average attendance [ edit ]
does not cite any sources
( November 2019)
References [ edit ]
"USL Announces Return to Austin in 2019". Uslsoccer.com . Retrieved . August 9, 2017
"Austin pro soccer franchise will roll in 2019 in 5,000-seat COTA venue". Mystatesman.com. Archived from the original on June 30, 2018 . Retrieved . August 9, 2017
"Austin Bold FC Hosts Official Launch". Uslsoccer.com . Retrieved . August 3, 2018
Bils, Chris. "Austin Bold FC breaks ground on stadium, signs former Liga MX midfielder". Austin American-Statesman.
"Austin PAC Under Fire for Transphobic Comments, Racist Campaign Ad". Spectrumlocalnews.com . Retrieved . November 13, 2018
"Austin PAC says they mistakenly used 'racist' frog in ad against Adler". Fox7austin.com . Retrieved . November 13, 2018
"Caught on Video: Petitioners giving misinformation about MLS stadium deal". Fox7austin.com . Retrieved . November 13, 2018
"Austin Bold FC Unveils Inaugural Jersey and Announces Partnership with Ascension Seton". Austinboldfc.com. March 5, 2019 . Retrieved . April 8, 2019
"Austin Bold FC Roster". Austin Bold FC . Retrieved . August 28, 2019
External links [ edit ]