The Chattanooga FC (CFC) now know their 2020 fall schedule as the National Independent Soccer Association (NISA) released the fall dates Friday afternoon.
The CFC will open their fall schedule on the road against Michigan Stars, August 8th, and the season will end with single site tournament with all NISA Clubs.
The fall season will consist of two parts. The first half of the season will have teams from the East and West competing in separate divisions starting in early August. The second part will be a tournament that will include all eight NISA teams playing from September 21st- October 2nd.
“We’re excited to get started. We will get to see some familiar foes return to Finley stadium this fall as well as some new faces” said Jeremy Alumbaugh, Managing Director, Chattanooga FC. “This is what we built this team for, to compete at a professional level against like minded clubs, and we’re chomping at the bit to begin.”
The eight teams competing this fall are:
- Chattanooga FC,
- Detroit City FC
- Michigan Stars
- New Amsterdam FC
- NY Cosmos
- Cal United
- Los Angeles Force
- Oakland Roots
Each team will play either a home or away match against each team in the regional competition before joining together to compete in a single location national tournament, from which a champion will be crowned.
“We are excited and thankful to be starting on the Fall season!” said Peter Fuller, Head Coach, Chattanooga FC. “The four games that we will play leading into tournament play will all be very interesting. Cosmos, New Amsterdam, Detroit City, and Michigan Stars are all quality opponents. The league is performing at a very good standard and we will have our work cut out for us in every match!”
Chattanooga FC Fall 2020 Schedule:
- Saturday, August 8th: Away vs Michigan Stars (7:00pm)
- Saturday, August 15th: Away vs Detroit City (7:30pm)
- Saturday, August 29th: Home vs New Amsterdam (7:30pm)
- September 12th: Home vs New York Cosmos (7:30pm)
- September 21st-October 2nd: NISA Fall Tournament