“Twenty years ago, did you ever think a professional sports team would be in Loudoun County?”
Construction of the new 5,000-seat for the Loudoun United soccer team is on track, but will not be finished until well into the team’s inaugural season, WTOP has learned.
With opening kickoff for Loudoun United’s first game several months away, the county’s Board of Supervisors has voted to make the county’s first professional sports team a reality.
Loudoun United will become the county’s first professional sports team, beginning with the 2019 season in the developmental soccer league’s inaugural season.
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