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San Antonio Fútbol Club THE NEW SOCCER TEAM IN THE SPOTLIGHT

We all knowďғďďÔê´òÄďÒ´Ī´“ąÔĉÒ´ą´ĤÔďÒďÒ´ķąĉďĉòĔë®òÄ vuvuzelas in the distance, the roars of the crowd, the tremble ÄąòêĉďòêĂÔëÅÄ´´ďòëĉď“®ÔĔêĸòòąĉȅ“ë®ďÒ´“ääȜáëòĤÔëÅÓĉĉÔòë“ď´¨ąĪòÄďÒ´ﴓêĤÒòĉ¨òą´ĉďÒ´ķąĉďÅò“䧹ÔëÅÔëÅÅäòąĪďò fans across the nation. In this case, San Antonio’s newest club, the San Antonio FC, has hit the ground running and seeks to bring glory to their new home in the Alamo City. The Start of a Campaign The San Antonio FC, based in San Antonio, Texas, made its debut in The United Soccer League in 2016. In spite of being ë´ĤäĪ§“ë®´®“ë®ķë®ÔëÅÔďĉÅąòĔë®ȅďÒ´ﴓêĉ“ďÔĉē¨ďòąÔäĪä´Äď

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the 2016 season with a record of 12-8-13 under the command òÄďÒ´ķąĉďÒ´“®¨ò“¨Òȅ“ąą´ëbòĤ´ääȅÄòąê´ą"äòësëÔģ´ąĉÔďĪ head coach and Orlando City SC Pro Academy director. Powell, having produced many achievements, will mark nearly twenty years of coaching in 2017. With the reins in full grasp from a Ĥ´ääȜĂ´ąÄòąê´®ķąĉďĉ´“ĉòëȅê“ëĪòÄďÒ´ĤąÔëáä´ĉÔąòë´®òĔď under Powell and his staff, and a strong foundation in the Alamo City, the SAFC has embarked on its journey and instilled a long line of curiosity for the 2017 season. The new club was introduced following the end of the San Antonio Scorpions franchise of the North American Soccer League ȘLiDșȊƒÔďÒďÒ´ĂĔą¨Ò“ĉ´òÄďÒ´Ƕǽȅǵǵǵĉ´“ďnòĪòď“/Ô´ä®Ôë

PHOTOS BY SAN ANTONIO FC/DARREN ABATE

BY MARCELLO DIAZ, MARCELLO@INFLUENCESA.COM

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San Antonio Influence  

April/ May 2017

San Antonio Influence  

April/ May 2017