The Miami Football Club
The Miami FC have won nine trophies in four seasons of play. The club, which started play in the North American Soccer League in 2016 will be joining the USL Championship in 2020.
Professional fútbol re-emerged in Vice City with the birth of The Miami Football Club. The team was announced on May 19, 2015.
International entrepreneur Riccardo Silva and world-renowned soccer superstar Paolo Maldini teamed up to bring Miami professional soccer.
“I’m proud and excited to be part of this venture. I strongly believe in the growth of soccer in the USA, and this is the perfect project to develop a top-class soccer team in one of the most important cities in the world. We are glad not only to bring a professional soccer team to Miami, but also to support all of its communities through our social responsibility commitment. Miami has been my second home for 15 years, so I look forward to spending more and more time here as Co-owner of Miami FC, giving my enthusiastic contribution for its success.”
“I’m proud to support a venture that is not only bringing world-class professional soccer to Miami but also a project with an active charity program for the local community. As Miami moves forward in the world of business and arts, we feel that it’s a good time to also take a step further in the world of sports and soccer, and we will do that with dedication and passion, bringing our business and soccer expertise. Miami is a dynamic and multi-cultural city that is passionate for sports and has been longing for a marquee soccer franchise. Soccer and international culture are a perfect combination – especially for the youth and future generations to come.”
- Miami FC – Player Signings for 2020MIAMI (January 13, 2020) — As the Miami FC begin preparations for the 2020 USL Championship, over the past several days thirteen additional players have confirmed their return to the club for the upcoming campaign. Ahead of the return to preseason next week, Head Coach Nelson Vargas said: “I’m ecstatic that we have been able … Read more
- Miami FC sign Romario WilliamsMIAMI, Fla. (January 2, 2019) – The Miami FC, newcomers to the USL Championship, used the New Year Holiday to announce their first signing of the year, Jamaican international forward Romario Williams. He has been signed for the 2020 season which begins in March. "He shares our motivation to challenge from day one in the … Read more
- The Miami FC To Join USL Championship For 2020 Season. How It Happened & Why It's A Positive MoveClub will begin season in March 2020 Home games will be at Riccardo Silva Stadium On The FIU Campus MIAMI, Fla. (December 12, 2019) — The Miami Football Club will once again be in the second division of U.S. Soccer. The fifth-year club, which began life in and became one of the flagship teams in … Read more
Home Stadium / Estadio
Riccardo Silva Stadium