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2015, the team set its sights on ruling its new turf. Got Game? With the sprouting of a fellow USL newcomer in Edinburg, Texas, SAFC sought after an in-state rivalry with the new club, which is known as the RGV FC Toros. The SAFC 2017 season started March 26 against the RGV FC Toros hosted at H-E-B Park Ôë"®Ôë§ĔąÅȊ6ëďÒ´Ò´“ďòÄķąĉďȜąòĔë® nerves, the San Antonio FC made the right moves, held its own, and managed to juggle right over its rivals, the Toros, with a 1-0 victory, starting the 2017 campaign off the right way. Shortly thereafter, SAFC hosted the LA Galaxy II for the home opener for the 2017 season on April 1 at Toyota Field. The game was the third matchup between the SAFC and the LA Galaxy II after recording a draw and a single loss against them in the

2016 season. In a club history moment, the SAFC came out on top with a 3-0 victory over Los Dos to seal the deal on home turf, putting the club at a 2-0 record for the 2017 season. Strong Backings They say third time is the charm. It ĉ´´êĉďÒ´ë´Ĥ¨äĔ§ғĉďÒ´ķą´òÄi“ë Antonio behind it, recording an average attendance of 8,081 for the 2017 season. And it’s only into game two! Local soccer enthusiast and SAFC fan Dylan Hansen had this to say about the Alamo City club: “The team has made its move; now is the time to keep up the intensity and get the community to show its full support for such a dedicated club.” With the stands and trails ablaze ĤÔďÒķą´“ë®ďÒ´i/¨Ò“ąÅÔëÅÄĔää force at each opponent, there is much to be heard from this Alamo City team. I

Kits with Culture Large in part from the culture bound South Texas city of San Antonio, The SAFC kit ғĉêĔ¨Òďòĉ“ĪȊ6ďĔĉ´ĉķģ´ diagonal bands fading from white to gray to red in order ďòĉĪê§òäÔİ´ďÒ´ķģ´§ą“ë¨Ò´ĉ of the Armed Forces. A classy homage to the military city it represents. On another note, who can miss the dashing spur in the top right corner of the logo? It represents a little piece of the owners. (Spurs Sports “ë®"ëď´ąď“Ôëê´ëďș

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