TAMPA, Fla. – It’s the USL Championship and USL League One, only in the palm of your hand.
The United Soccer League today unveiled its official league app, allowing fans of the 47 clubs across the Championship and League One to connect with the leagues and their clubs at a direct level as the 2020 season kicks off.
Fans will have the ability to customize their experience on the app by following their favorite teams, tailoring their content to bring every piece of news and live game updates directly to them as it happens.
“We are extremely excited to bring fans a direct path to all of the best action and content from the Championship and League One,” said USL Senior Vice President of Digital, Emerging Technology & Strategy Lizzie Seedhouse. “In today’s world, the ability to control your content is paramount for fans. We’re ready to deliver throughout the 2020 season and beyond.”
“Today’s rollout stands as a landmark moment in the ongoing collaboration between FanThreeSixty and the USL,” said FanThreeSixty Chief Solutions Officer Sasha Victorine. “The launch of the USL App, and continued expansion of the USL App Network, will bring fans across the Championship and League One closer to their clubs, providing customized content and unique experiences wherever they are.”
Key features of the USL App include:
In conjunction with the launch of the App, the USL will be running an exclusive jersey giveaway covering every team in the Championship and League One. To participate, all fans need to do is download the app and follow their favorite team. One fan from every club will win a jersey.
The 2020 USL Championship Season kicks off on Friday night with a 16-game slate of games across the opening weekend of the season, including the ESPN Game of the Week on Saturday night as newcomer San Diego Loyal SC and Head Coach Landon Donovan host Las Vegas Lights FC and Head Coach Eric Wynalda on ESPNews at 10 p.m. ET.
The 2020 USL League One season kicks off on Friday, March 27 with all 12 teams in action on the opening weekend, including North Texas SC’s opening game of their title defense against South Georgia Tormenta FC on Saturday, March 28 at 7 p.m. ET.