New York City Football Club announces inaugural season at Yankee Stadium for March 2015

Club officials say they chose Yankee Stadium as

Club officials say they chose Yankee Stadium as their home venue because stadium officials understand their needs as a soccer league. (Credit: News 12)

A big announcement was made at Yankee Stadium Monday morning, as the city's first soccer club is set to play its first season.

Chief Business Officer Tim Pernetti announced the New York City Football Club's inaugural season will start in March 2015 at the historic stadium. The NYCFC will become Major League Soccer's 20th franchise.

This will also mark the first MLS season ever played...

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