Mar 12, 2020
USL Championship Temporarily Suspends Play
LOS ANGELES (Thursday, March 12, 2020) – The United Soccer League announced today the decision to suspend the 2020 season for a minimum of 30 days.
“It was very clear from our owners that the health and safety of players, fans and staff was their top priority,” said USL CEO Alec Papadakis. “In consultation with local, state and national health authorities, as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Department of Homeland Security, we have temporarily suspended match play for a minimum of 30 days.”
When appropriate, the league will provide additional updates on the continuation of the 2020 Championship season and very much appreciate the continued support of USL Championship fans across the country.
Additionally, the upcoming LA Galaxy II home match against Austin Bold FC, scheduled for Friday, March 13 has been suspended following the league’s announcement.
As the club receives additional information, it will be communicated with the appropriate key holders in a timely fashion.