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Legend: The Story of Legion FC Midfielder Daigo Kobayashi

May 22, 2020 - BIRMINGHAM, AL - From his apartment on the outskirts of Birmingham, Daigo Kobayashi is working on cutting together highlights from his storied career to share on his Instagram page. His followers like the clips, he says, and having played in over 500 professional matches, totaling over 32,000 competitive minutes on the pitch, he has plenty of footage from which to choose. Whenever soccer does resume in the USL Championship, and Kobayashi steps on to BBVA Field once again, it will mark the start of his 20th professional se... Full Story

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Get to Know Legion FC Forward Neco Brett

May 17, 2020 - Last season's USL Championship All-League Second Teamer opens up about growing up in Jamaica, playing in MLS, and joining BHM You were born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. What was that like growing up, and did you always know you wanted to be a footballer from a young age? "Yeah definitely, I always wanted to be a footballer. That was just my thing. My first love was just soccer, you know. My dad was a soccer player, but he was even better at cricket. My mom used to tell me when she was younger that she had to watch ... Full Story

Legion FC Announces Two Signings from March

May 7, 2020 - BIRMINGHAM, AL - Birmingham Legion FC announced today the signings of defender Jake Rufe and midfielder Eli Crognale, who both put pen to paper March 13, pending league and federation approval. "Jake and Eli are good additions to the team as they both bring versatility and depth to our group," said President and GM Jay Heaps. "Each player spent the preseason with the Club before signing in March, but due to the escalation of COVID-19, we held off on making this announcement. We are excited that they are with the Club and ... Full Story

Lee Styslinger, Legion FC Owner, Helps Source 20,000 N95 Masks for UAB

May 1, 2020 - BIRMINGHAM, AL - Lee Styslinger III, Chairman & CEO of Altec, Inc., and owner of Birmingham Legion FC, helped source 20,000 N95 masks for the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Once it became clear that medical facilities could see a shortage of PPE due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mr. Styslinger leveraged his considerable business connections to secure delivery of 20,000 masks for UAB medical professionals. Working with Marc Benioff, chairman of Salesforce, and others, Mr. Styslinger was able to connect with several diffe... Full Story

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Birmingham Legion FC midfielder Daigo Kobayashi (left)
Birmingham Legion FC midfielder Daigo Kobayashi (left)

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League: United Soccer League Championship
Home: Birmingham, Alabama
Class: Outdoor
Website: Birmingham Legion FC site
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Sat., May 23 Birmingham at Hartford Ppd.
Sat., May 16 Saint Louis at Birmingham Ppd.
Fri., May 8 Birmingham at New York Ppd.
Sun., May 3 Philadelphia at Birmingham Ppd.
Sat., Apr 25 Birmingham at North Carolina Ppd.
Sat., Apr 18 Atlanta at Birmingham Ppd.
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