USL East Bay

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USL East Bay
Temp East Bay.jpg
Temporary East Bay logo
Full nameUSL East Bay
FoundedOctober 19, 2017; 2 years ago (2017-10-19)
StadiumEast Bay Stadium
Capacity15,000 (proposed)
OwnerMark Hall
LeagueUSL Championship

USL East Bay is an upcoming American professional soccer team based in East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area.[1] Founded in 2017, the team plans to make its debut in the USL Championship in 2021.[2]

Stadium[edit]

Owner Mark Hall has stated he wants the club to play in Concord instead of Oakland.[3] The club intends to pursue the development of a 15,000+ seat soccer-specific stadium complex to house the new club.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mark Hall focused on bringing USL soccer to Concord". The San Francisco Examiner. 23 July 2018. Retrieved 26 November 2018.
  2. ^ "Local Developer Mark Hall Acquires Rights to USL Franchise for Oakland-East Bay Region of Northern California". Retrieved October 19, 2017.
  3. ^ "Mark Hall focused on bringing USL soccer to Concord". July 24, 2018. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  4. ^ "Developer pitches pro soccer stadium, hotel complex for Concord". Retrieved January 26, 2018.

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