Legion FC to open season July 15 at BBVA Field with ‘limited’ fans

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham Legion FC will open up the 2020 United Soccer League season July 15 at home against Memphis 901 FC.

The teams will square off at BBVA Field and a small number of fans will be allowed to be in the stands during the game. All season ticket holders will be allowed to attend each home game and will have a specifically assigned seat location.

In order for fans to attend, BBVA Field has implemented COVID-19 safety measures as well including socially distant seating, sanitizer stations, face mask requirements for staff at all times and for fans before entering the stadium. BBVA Field will also be a “cashless” environment throughout the season.

The game kicks off at 7 p.m. and will air on ESPN2.


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